Category Archives: Baked Explorations

Baked Explorations: Quick Skillet Snack Cake

Let me start by telling you I love and adore this cake.  I want to get that out of the way because I’m going to quibble with the nomenclature and I don’t want my digression to in any way obscure … Continue reading

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Baked Explorations: Speculaas

  I knew I was in trouble with these cookies when I couldn’t stop eating the dough scraps.  The story behind them is the author’s obsession with Delta Airline’s Biscoff cookies.  I can’t remember the last time I flew Delta and the … Continue reading

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Baked Explorations: Farm Stand Buttermilk Doughnuts

I know, right? Shall we just look at them for a while? I think a wise diet plan is to not eat any doughnuts you don’t make yourself. And then don’t make any doughnuts. Seriously though, when people ask me … Continue reading

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Baked Explorations: Nutella Scones

How is it that I’d never tried Nutella before making these scones? I really can’t figure that out. Anyway, it’s lovely stuff, although kind of like eating straight frosting so don’t be misled by the “made with skim milk” statement … Continue reading

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Baked Explorations: Maple Cupcakes with Maple Cream Cheese Frosting

Holy smokes these are good. And I’m not just saying that as someone who is powerless in the face of maple syrup. They are objectively, insanely, ridiculously good. How do I know? I taste-tested them on a focus group. Ok, … Continue reading

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