Category Archives: cupcake

Back to School Emergency Treats for Food Allergic Kids

It’s that time of year again, time to send the kids back to school.  As exciting as that can be, if you’re a food allergy parent that means bracing yourself for the upcoming parade of classroom celebrations.  Most teachers are … 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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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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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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