Baking 101 · Bars · Chocolate · Cookies · Recipes · Sweet Recipes

Chocolate Golden Oreo Cookie Bars

These extra chocolatey, fudge-y cookie bars are full of Golden Oreos and white chocolate chips! They’ll be snatched off the Christmas cookie plate in no time. The Cookie Countdown continues! Here is cookie number two, even though it’s technically a cookie bar but the road to these cookie bars results in a cookie textured thing. And… Continue reading Chocolate Golden Oreo Cookie Bars

Classic · Cookies · Nutella · Recipes · Sweet Recipes

Nutella Thumbprint Cookies

This is a nutty twist on a classic Christmas cookie! The cookie itself is very delicate and tender and the Nutella tops it off perfectly.  These next few posts are inspired by Sally’s Baking Addiction. Sally does a series of cookie posts every year before Christmas called “Sally’s Baking Addiction Christmas Cookie Palooza.” I wait… Continue reading Nutella Thumbprint Cookies

Baking 101 · Cakes · Classic · Frosting · Recipes · Science

The Best Vanilla Cake

 This vanilla cake is the best vanilla cake I’ve ever had.The melted butter and a little bit of Greek yogurt result in a moist, tight crumb and is overflowing with vanilla, butter-y flavor. Put a thick layer of this fantastic frosting on it and you will be in vanilla cake heaven. Vanilla cake is/can be/maybe… Continue reading The Best Vanilla Cake

Baking 101 · Classic · Cookies · Experiments · old fashioned · Peanut butter · Recipes · Science

The Best Peanut Butter Cookies

These are the best peanut butter cookies I’ve ever had. They “melt in your mouth” because of the loads of peanut butter, shortening and powdered sugar. You won’t be able to stop at one! Dear baking world, Every baker needs an excellent peanut butter cookie in their repertoire. I mean, nothing is as classic and… Continue reading The Best Peanut Butter Cookies

Breads · Fall · Fruit · Recipes · Science

Spiced Apple Bread

This spiced apple bread is positively bursting with fall-ness. It is full of apple chunks, cinnamon and nutmeg. It is dense, moist and downright delicious. Welcome fall with this delightful dessert! I think every baking blogger has the same sentiment about this time of year: autumn/fall/leaves-are-turning-pretty-colors-season is the time of year when we can unabashedly… Continue reading Spiced Apple Bread

Baking 101 · Chocolate · Classic · Cookies · Drop cookies · Recipes · Science

The Best Chocolate Chip Cookies

 These chocolate chip cookies are everything a chocolate chip cookie should be: chewy on the edges, soft and gooey in the middle; sweet and a little bit salty, with a deep caramel flavor. The secret? Bread flour and obscene amounts of brown sugar. This recipe was a long time in the making. I tried a… Continue reading The Best Chocolate Chip Cookies