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Monkey bread is more of a method than a recipe.  You can make monkey bread with a bread mix or your favorite bread recipe.  The difference in the recipes is […]

Make Monkey Bread!


We were making blondies, batch after batch, testing mixes and making blondies faster than customers in the store could eat them.  These were fancy blondies: Peanut Butter Cup, Raspberry Sour […]

Very Simple, Very Good Brownie Pops




Ingredients Cookies are wonderful concoctions of flour, sugar, and a fat—usually butter and eggs. To these basic ingredients, we add fruit, nuts, and flavors. If we start out with compromised […]

A Baker’s Cookie Guide



Grumpy Cupcakes are the creation of the Just Baked bakery chain in Michigan.  Our version is made with a moist cream cake cupcake filled with Bavarian cream and frosted with […]

Grandpa Grumpy Cupcakes


Did you know that you can make ganache with peanut butter? You can! And since ganache is easy, this is an easy topping. We added chopped pretzels as a coating.  […]

Chocolate Peanut Butter Pretzel Cupcakes



We got the idea for this monkey bread from a recipe that we found on our friend Linda Kilbride’s site, Recipe Goldmine. We thought our Swedish Vanilla Almond Bread would […]

Cherry Almond Monkey Bread Recipe





There are two major methods for mixing quick breads, muffins, and other batters: The muffin method and the creaming method. With the muffin method, the liquid ingredients are mixed together, […]

Understanding Baking: Banana Nut Bread




Sometimes the best ideas are really the combination of two great ideas.When we served these chocolate covered ice cream cupcakes in the store, someone called them “brilliant.” I don’t know […]

Chocolate Covered Ice Cream Cupcakes




I never thought of pizzas as a quick weeknight meal, but my daughter Debbie makes them in fifteen minutes (including the baking time). You can make pizzas in the same amount […]

How to Make Pizzas Quicker than Delivery



Don’t let that box of Cornflakes get stale in your pantry or wasted on a bowl of milk. Use them on French toast! This yummy, crunchy breakfast is delicious with our […]

Cornflake-Crusted French Toast


Veggie Flatbreads from http://PreparedPantry.com
Discovering the Foods of the Twin Cities: Margherita Flatbread I’m writing this from Minnesota. It’s a beautiful day, not too hot, plenty of sun, and a mere rustle of a breeze. […]

How to Make Fresh Veggie Flatbread Pizzas



How to Turn Brownies into Brownie Pops in 15 minutes You can turn a batch of brownies into a batch of brownie pops super easy. Kids of every age light […]

Super Easy, Super Quick Brownie Pops




By Casey Archibald The 4th of July is filled with memories for most people. For me, the memories that flash through my mind include the time when I accidentally shot […]

Firecracker Pretzel Sticks


By Casey Archibald The 4th of July is filled with memories for most people. For me, the memories that flash through my mind include the time when I accidently shot […]

Fireworks Patriotic Beverage