Baking List 2021

I got some new baking tools this Christmas and I can't wait to start baking with them! I've had my Kitchen aid mixer for a full year now and I've gotten so much use from it. This Christmas and on Black Friday my family spoiled me by buying me some of the attachments including the [...]

The Best Christmas Episodes From My Favorite Shows on Netflix

I love watching everything Christmas-y on Netflix — yes, even the super cheesy holiday specials that are so terrible, I just can’t look away. But if you ever get tired of the cheesy holiday specials, why not revisit your favorite characters from the best of TV (or Netflix) in their own holiday special? Watching Christmas [...]

Quarantine Updates and More

Shows I've been loving Schitt's Creek and Best Wishes, Warmest Regards Queens GambitThe Crown - Season 4Little Fires Everywhere What I've baked BagelsPumpkin Crumb Cake - This was a family FAVORITEApple Pie - My first pie ALL from scratch! Podcasts (I started listening again while on walks) Today, Explained and the Daily - My daily [...]

Cinnamon Rolls

Cinnamon Rolls

These cinnamon rolls are super soft and buttery. I let them do a long overnight rise so they come out very fluffy.  Ingredients Dough 1 cup (240ml) whole milk* 2/3 cup (135g) granulated sugar 1 and 1/2 tablespoons (14g) Red Star Platinum yeast (2 standard size packets)* 1/2 cup (115g) unsalted butter, softened to room temperature and cut into 4 pieces 2 large eggs, at room temperature 1/2 teaspoon salt 4 and [...]

Croissants

Croissants

These along with sourdough bread were one of those baking items I've been scared to conquer. They take a long time and I'm always scared of messing up a recipe but after my first attempt I know think they are easy and fun to make! I'm now ready to try to chocolate croissants. These croissants [...]

Lemon Bars

Lemon Bars

This is a perfect treat to anyone who loves lemon pastries. They are quick and easy to make and you only need 7 ingredients. They’re simply the best lemon bars and are perfect for picnics, bake sales, spring brunches, baby showers, and bridal showers. Ingredients Shortbread Crust 1 cup (230g; 2 sticks) unsalted butter, melted 1/2 cup (100g) granulated sugar 2 [...]