Category: Family-Friendly

Easy Stuffed Biscuits

Posted: Monday, November 2, 2015 in Biscuits, Family-Friendly

Homemade dinner for your busy weeknight This recipe is so easy and versatile. It’s a variation on a classic biscuit recipe and the biscuits bake up beautifully – golden brown and tender. Although the dough is sticky at first, once you incorporate more flour as you knead it, the dough becomes smooth and easy to…
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Thanksgiving Bread Basket

What will be in your bread basket? The turkey gets a lot of talk. The stuffing is carefully seasoned. The pie crusts are delicately rolled out and the pumpkin filling properly spiced. But what about the bread? For some, Grandma’s age-old yeast roll recipe is a Thanksgiving must, while others stick to buttermilk biscuits or…
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Slice and Bake Cookies

Posted: Wednesday, September 16, 2015 in Baking, Family-Friendly

Never find yourself in a baking pinch! These easy slice-and-bake cookies are great to have stashed in the freezer throughout the fall holiday season. With a crowd-pleasing cinnamon-and-sugar flavor and a texture that can stand up to dunking in milk or coffee, the cookies are perfect for everything from after-school snacks to holiday parties. Dressed…
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Quick Fix Flour Infographics

Posted: Saturday, September 12, 2015 in Baking, Dessert, Family-Friendly, Kitchen Tips/Tricks
Flour Infographic of how to make all purpose flour.

Bake every day, all day with these tips and tricks! It happens to all of us- a strong craving for cookies hits but we’re out of all-purpose flour! Or a recipe calls for cake flour and a special trip to the store is out of the question. What’s one to do in such situations? Check…
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Celebrating the Sisterhood

Posted: Monday, August 3, 2015 in Family-Friendly, Holidays to Remember

A bond between sisters is special—she is the one you tell your secrets to, the one with whom you share inside jokes, the one you go to when that boy breaks your heart and the one you have “junk food Friday” with, staying up and baking cookies well past midnight. As we celebrate Sisters Day,…
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Family Reunion: The Zucchini Bread Challenge

Posted: Monday, July 20, 2015 in Baking, Family-Friendly
Zucchini Bread 6 Finished Loaves

This past weekend, we had our annual family reunion. Over the years, many family members have reconnected and learned how much I love to bake. One of my cousins came into the house and greeted me by saying, “Amy, I have a challenge for you!” which made me smile. He asked me to make some…
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