Category: Recipes

DIY Mason Jar Baking Mixes

Posted: Wednesday, November 12, 2014 in Baking, Chocolate!, Dessert, Holidays to Remember, Recipes
Mason Jar Baking Ideas

  What could be more adorable than a sweet treat in a jar? Mason jar baking mixes are a fun, budget-friendly way to give the joy of baking as a holiday gift. The best part – it’s so easy to personalize. Get the kids involved for a fun afternoon project they can give their teachers…
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Bake, Freeze, Reheat, Repeat – Fix and Freeze Meals

Posted: Monday, November 10, 2014 in Baking, Recipes, Seasonal Baking
Italian Roasted Butternut Squash Soup

  With our double-booked days and over packed calendars, it’s amazing we remember to breathe, let alone eat. If the time it takes to prepare the dinner menu is becoming a nightly dilemma, don’t let yourself resort to the drive-thru. There’s hope! Time to try your hand at fix and freeze meals. Freeze and Bake…
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Beer Bread: Baking in the Spirit of Fall

  Even though Oktoberfest celebrations around the world came to a close, we’re still inspired to raise our glasses to new ways to enjoy beer – in our bread! From afternoon tailgating to Halloween parties and fall festivals, we welcome beer’s rich malt in the fall, often accented by seasonal flavors like pumpkin or warm vanilla. Whether…
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DIY Baking Mix

Posted: Friday, October 17, 2014 in Baking, Dessert, Family-Friendly, Kitchen Tips/Tricks, Recipes
Clabber Girl Baking Mix

  We can’t control what our family eats during the day. Sure, we can try, but the one real shot we have is when we all sit down at dinner for a healthy, happy home-cooked meal. But who has time for that? From your full-time hectic job to balancing homework and soccer practice, there is…
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Secrets to Using a Cast-Iron Skillet

Posted: Monday, October 6, 2014 in Baking, Biscuits, Cake, Cooking, Dessert, Recipes, Seasonal Baking

Inexpensive and durable, naturally nonstick and nearly indestructible, cast-iron skillets are a kitchen essential. They last for generations, so the same skillet that brought you grandma’s juicy fried chicken now helps you whip up a decadent Apple Pecan Skillet Cake. The best part? The more you use it, the better it gets. Cast-irons season over time. The…
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Host a Profitable Pancake Fundraiser

Posted: Friday, September 26, 2014 in Baking, Breakfast, Recipes

What’s not to love about a pancake fundraiser? It’s filled with warm flapjacks drenched in maple syrup, chilled glasses of sweet orange juice and people gathered to support a worthy cause. From small nonprofits to large community organizations, pancake breakfast fundraisers raise both money and awareness. They bring together individuals and the community, shine a…
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Cooking with Coffee

Posted: Monday, September 22, 2014 in Baking, Dessert, Recipes
Coffee Drop Cookies with Rex Coffee

Think coffee only belongs in a cup? Think again! The bold, robust flavor of coffee adds another dimension to a variety of dishes, all the way from dinner to dessert. The bitterness of a dark roast is just as perfect in tiramisu as it is on an Angus steak. In fact, the earthy flavor of coffee…
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How to Infuse Maple Syrup

Posted: Friday, September 12, 2014 in Baking, Cooking, Kitchen Tips/Tricks, Recipes, Seasonal Baking

Few things are as satisfying as made-from-scratch breakfasts on weekend mornings. A sizzling griddle, the smell of coffee enveloping the kitchen, shamelessly wearing pajamas until noon – what’s not to love? Whether your go-to breakfast is pancakes, waffles, or some sweet, magical hybrid (Handle the Heat combines waffles and doughnuts!), the common ground is passing…
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