“Chestnuts roasting on an open fire …” “We all want some Figgy Pudding, so bring some right here!” “Over the river and through the woods, Now Grandma’s cap I spy. Hurrah for fun; the pudding’s done; Hurrah for the pumpkin pie.” What would the holidays be without baking? It’s that time of year when we don’t think...
Summer is in full swing! Which means busier than normal kitchens and, let’s face it, higher energy bills. There are articles everywhere about how to keep your home energy costs lower this season. Sure, you can wait to run your dryer until late in the evening when the summer heat has subsided. But what about... Read More »
Have you ever wished for a warm, sweet, home baked treat without having all the trouble of pre-heating the oven and warming the entire house? Even with new product innovations, microwave baking still leaves much to be desired. Overcooked edges and gooey centers don’t really evoke the mouth-watering images traditional baked goods usually inspire. However,... Read More »
What do you want to be when you grow up? This is a question we pose to children because they are still full of promise and have their entire life ahead of them. We, on the other hand, have done all the growing up we are going to do. We are already who we are... Read More »
Now that summer is in full swing, the prospect of baking goodies that fill your home and hearth with tantalizing smells and cozy, oven-baked warmth certainly isn’t very appealing, and purchasing store bought sweets that are loaded with refined sugars, saturated fats, and chemical preservatives are hardly a healthy option for your family. But you... Read More »