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The Stand Mixer vs. The Hand Mixer, Are Both Necessary For The Home Baker?

The Stand Mixer vs. The Hand Mixer, Are Both Necessary For The Home Baker?

The Stand Mixer vs. The Hand Mixer, Are Both Necessary For The Home Baker? For the home baker, is it really necessary to have both a stand mixer AND a hand mixer? Can one suffice for the home bakers needs or is there a place […]

Chocolate Chip Cookie Series #4: Jacques Torres

Chocolate Chip Cookie Series #4: Jacques Torres

Chocolate Chip Cookie Series #4: Jacques Torres We have now tried three very different chocolate chip cookies in our quest to find the best chocolate chip cookie. Up next is Jacques Torres famous chocolate chip cookies! My obsession with baking is clearly very evident if […]

Chocolate Chip Cookie Series #3: Levain Bakery

Chocolate Chip Cookie Series #3: Levain Bakery

Chocolate Chip Cookie Series #3: Levain Bakery Hello everyone! I am finally back! I had to take a few weeks off from baking and blogging to study for my oncology exam for my nursing job. Glad to say that I passed, but I am super […]

Chocolate Chip Cookie Series #2: Throwdown With Bobby Flay

Chocolate Chip Cookie Series #2: Throwdown With Bobby Flay

Chocolate Chip Series #2: Throwdown! With Bobby Flay Next up on the chocolate chip cookie series is…. Bobby Flay’s Throwndown! With Bobby Flay Chocolate Chip Cookies! I think this is great option for the second chocolate chip cookie in the series. This episode of Throwdown […]

The Cookie Press And The Spritz Cookie

The Cookie Press And The Spritz Cookie

Wilton’s Cookie Press And The Spritz Cookie Today’s product review is on the Wilton Cookie Press! Before I get to my review, let’s first discuss what a cookie press is. A cookie press is a device used to push cookie dough into pretty and neat […]

Chocolate Chip Cookie Series #1: Tollhouse

Chocolate Chip Cookie Series #1: Tollhouse

Chocolate Chip Cookie Series #1: Tollhouse To start off our cookie series, I believe it’s important to start out with a recipe that everyone knows and loves – The Tollhouse Chocolate Chip Cookie. In fact, the Tollhouse chocolate chip cookie recipe is the first documented […]

Oven Thermometers, Are They Really Necessary?

Oven Thermometers, Are They Really Necessary?

Oven Thermometers Oven thermometers, why would I need one? I can hear you saying, “Doesn’t my oven have a thermometer already? Why would I need another thermometer when I have the oven reader?!” I know, I know. I assumed the same thing FOR YEARS, but […]

The Chocolate Chip Cookies Series, Which Recipe Ranks as King?

The Chocolate Chip Cookies Series, Which Recipe Ranks as King?

The Chocolate Chip Cookies Series There are a lot of chocolate chip cookie recipes out there. I was curious how many recipes would pop up on Google and oh my, I found more than 2 million recipes! That’s nuts, but what chocolate chip cookie recipe […]

Silicone Baking Mats, Are They Better Than Parchment Paper?

Silicone Baking Mats, Are They Better Than Parchment Paper?

Silicone Baking Mats Silicone baking mats are all the rage these days, but who knew they have been around for years! Those professional bakers have been keeping them a secret from us, but the secret is out. Have you ever used one? I was pretty […]

Baking Powder, Baking Soda, and Cream of Tartar – What’s the Difference?

Baking Powder, Baking Soda, and Cream of Tartar – What’s the Difference?

What is The Difference Between Baking Powder, Baking Soda, and Cream of Tartar? In the realm of baking, it’s difficult to find a recipe that doesn’t call for baking powder, baking soda, or cream of tartar. Some recipes have just one, others have two, and some have all […]