5 Secrets to Baking Like a Pro

Don't be intimidated! Learn my secrets that make baking from scratch easy.

Cakes

Yellow Cake Recipe

This Yellow Cake Recipe is made completely from scratch, incredibly moist, fluffy, and topped with a homemade chocolate buttercream frosting. This is the perfect cake for any time of year! This post is sponsored by Danish Creamery. As always, all opinions are mine. If you've only ever made a yellow cake from a box mix, then you ... Read More about Yellow Cake Recipe

Cookies

Butter Cookies

Homemade butter cookies are made with just seven simple ingredients. Dip them in chocolate and top with sprinkles to create bakery-worthy cookies!  Butter cookies are so simple, but so unbelievably good. As the name suggests, they're crisp yet soft cookies that are ultra buttery in flavor. Each bite melts in your mouth, ... Read More about Butter Cookies

Brownies/ Bars

Millionaire Shortbread

Millionaire shortbread features a buttery shortbread crust, a gooey caramel filling, and a rich chocolate ganache topping. These bars are incredibly rich, hence the name!  The combination of textures and flavors in these millionaire shortbread bars makes eating just one slice impossible. To make the bars, a buttery ... Read More about Millionaire Shortbread

Breakfast

Baked Donut Recipe

This homemade baked donut recipe is easy to make and requires no yeast or other special ingredients. This recipe also includes both vanilla and chocolate icing options so you can make whichever you're craving!  Oftentimes baked cake donuts are made with store-bought cake mix. While I don't mind using baking shortcuts like that ... Read More about Baked Donut Recipe