Category Archives: Cake

Cake Baking Chemistry 101

A basic cake recipe has the following ingredients:  flour, sugar, butter, eggs, vanilla extract, baking powder, salt and milk.  We are all pretty familiar with these items and can follow a cake recipe quite easily.  But do you know how … Continue reading

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Baking Outside the Box

The other day while browsing at Barnes & Noble, I saw what I consider a horrible disservice to would be bakers, a majority of the cookbooks were calling for boxed ingredients in their “recipes”.  I suspect this is to answer … Continue reading

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DIY Allergen Free Baking – Substitutions & Recipe Fixes

I’ve got a stack of books all touting allergen free recipes in my kitchen cupboard.  Problem with most of these books is that they call for ingredients that are hard if not impossible to find.  Seriously, how many people have heard … Continue reading

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Super Easy Homemade Ice Cream Cakes

Summer’s here and ice cream is the dessert of choice and ice cream cakes are popular choices for celebrations.   If you don’t want to spend lots of money buying a premade cake, here’s a super easy way to make your … Continue reading

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Cake Baking Chemistry 101

A basic cake recipe has the following ingredients:  flour, sugar, butter, eggs, vanilla extract, baking powder, salt and milk.  We are all pretty familiar with these items and can follow a cake recipe quite easily.  But do you know how … Continue reading

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The Emergency Cupcake

Birthday parties, class room parties, holiday play dates, when you’re a parent of a child with nut allergies these seemingly happy events can terrify you. That’s because we know that there will be sweet treats and the odds that they … Continue reading

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Fun Valentine’s Day Facts

Valentine’s Day dates all the way back to 270AD in Rome. The red rose was the favorite flower of Venus, the Roman goddess of love. Approximately 110 million roses, mostly red, will be sold and delivered within the three-day Valentine’s … Continue reading

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