5 Secrets to Baking Like a Pro

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

Cakes

Lemon Cake

This lemon cake features light and fluffy cake layers topped with a zingy homemade lemon frosting. Great for baby showers, Easter, and Mother's Day!  This homemade lemon cake is sweet, yet slightly tart, and full of lemon flavor. I wasn't shy when adding the lemon juice to this cake. Freshly squeezed lemon juice is added to ... Read More about Lemon Cake

Cookies

Butterscotch Cookies

These butterscotch cookies are slightly chewy on the outside, while tender and melt-in-your-mouth on the inside. Just one bite and you'll be hooked!  As a baking blogger, I've made a lot of cookie recipes in my day. In fact, I have 11 pages (and counting!) of cookie recipes on my website and even wrote a cookie ... Read More about Butterscotch Cookies

Brownies/ Bars

Nutella Brownies

Chewy around the edges and fudgy in the center, these Nutella brownies are my new favorite! Even better, they're made with just eight simple ingredients. These are everything I look for in brownies — chewy around the edges, fudgy in the center, and not even remotely cakey in texture.  Oh, and did I mention there's Nutella ... Read More about Nutella Brownies

Breakfast

French Toast Sticks

These French toast sticks are baked to perfection and then coated in cinnamon sugar. Perfect for a weekend breakfast or brunch! I love French toast as much as the next person, but it can sometimes take a while to cook especially if you're using just a skillet. Lately I've been loving these French toast sticks because they're so ... Read More about French Toast Sticks