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  • How To Make Homemade Cookies for Great Christmas Gifts

    Here's how to make delicious homemade white chocolate macadamia cookies that will make great Christmas gifts.
  • How To Make Pumpkin Bars

    You don't have to wait until Thanksgiving to use pumpkin; it can be an all year long favorite. Here is how to make pumpkin bars.
  • How To Make Delicious Cinnamon Rolls

    Nothing is more tempting then the aroma of rolls, baking in the oven. People passing by catch that smell and wish they were coming to your house for a roll and some...
  • How To Make Powdered Sugar Yeast Doughnuts

    Learn how to make delicious doughnuts to spark memories.
  • How To Make the Perfect Meringue

    The three keys to making a perfect meringue is to beat the egg whites the exact length of time, use a mixer on high speed, and watch the time it is baked in the oven.
  • How To Decorate Cakes

    Cake decorating is a skill that you can do at home. Follow these simple steps and your guests will think your cake came from a bakery!
  • How To Make Spun Sugar

    Spun sugar, which comes in the form of delicate and thin strands of sugar, is made of sugar, water and light corn syrup. Spun sugar is commonly used in decoration.
  • Make Chocolate Cake for 2 in Less Than 10 Minutes

    Yummy chocolate cake snacks for two in almost no time at all!
  • Make Chocolate Covered Strawberries

    Chocolate covered strawberries can be found in boutique chocolate stores, especially around Valentine's Day, but they are actually very easy to make yourself.
  • Make Red Velvet Cake

    Red velvet cake is a unique cake with a blood-red interior. According to one legend, red velvet cake was first created by a chef at the Waldorf Astoria hotel in New...
  • How To Make Crusty French Bread

    With a crunchy crust and soft center, French bread makes a delicious accompaniment for many meals. Crusty French bread is delicious, and surprisingly easy to make!
  • How To Make Healthy Desserts

    Making healthy desserts is doable if you know what ingredients to use, such as sucralose.
  • How To Decorate a Cake

    Are you tired of boring homemade cakes that lack the decorations you see on store-bought cakes? For your next occasion, try decorating your homemade cake. Your...
  • How To Assemble a Three Tier Wedding Cake

    If you have chosen to bake or assemble your own wedding cake, you may be a little stumped as to how you can build a traditional three-tier wedding cake. Of course, you...
  • How To Make Colonial Style Sugar Cones

    Sugar was an expensive commodity during the colonial times in the United States and it didn't come in granulated or powdered form as they do today. They were imported...
  • How To Make Chocolate Clay

    Chocolate has always been one of the favorite foods around the world. It is so common to see chocolate in desserts, pastries, candies and other confectioneries. There...
  • How To Make Homemade Ice Cream

    Making ice cream at home is the perfect summer activity, especially if you have a group of children to entertain. Homemade ice cream is actually easy to make, and...
  • How To Make a Rabbit-Shaped Cake

    A rabbit-shaped cake makes a great dessert for Easter or a children's birthday party. It is actually easy to make this shaped cake, even if you are a beginning baker....
  • Tips for Making the Perfect Cheesecake

    Cheesecake is delicious and sure to please your guests, but it has gained a reputation for being one of the most difficult cakes to make. One of the most common...
  • Big Desserts: How To Please a Crowd

    If you're serving dinner to a crowd, you may be a bit stumped when it comes to dessert. Most desserts can be adapted to serve even the largest groups. Here's how to...
  • How To Decorate a Cake with Fondants

    Fondant icing is also known as Play-doh for grown-ups because of its molding capabilities and because its consistency is a lot like, well, Play-doh.
  • How To Assemble Graham Cracker Gingerbread Houses

    Gingerbread houses are fun Christmas decorations, but they’re a lot more complicated to make, especially for young children. But don’t worry – there’s an...
  • How To Decorate Cupcakes

    Are you planning a party and want a dessert that will make everyone happy? That’s easy—serve cupcakes to everyone! Cupcakes are the perfect party dessert because...
  • How To Make Croissants

    A croissant is a light, flaky, buttery pastry formed into crescent shapes, hence the name “croissant” for the French “crescent”. Croissants are popular within...
  • How To Bake Heart Shaped Cookies

    Baked treats make a great gift on Valentines Day, and what could be more appropriate than heart shaped cookies? You can bake heart shaped cookies even if you don’t...
  • How To Assemble a Monkey Face Cupcake

    Monkey face cupcakes can be cute treats for children’s parties or other occasions. They are easy to assemble and decorate. You can make them before the party, or...
  • How To Make an Over-the-Hill Cake

    An Over-the-Hill cake is the perfect dessert to welcome a friend into middle age. This fun cake is much less morbid than the traditional tombstone-shaped Over-the-Hill...
  • How To Cook a Chocolate Lava Cake

    Chocolate lava cakes have a deliciously warm chocolate center that oozes like lava when you cut into the cake. These individual cakes are easy to make and are sure to...
  • How To Make a Quick and Easy Key Lime Pie

    Key lime pie is a desert that originated in the Florida Keys. It’s traditionally made of lime juice, condensed milk, and egg yolks in a pie crust. The pie is named...
  • How To Make Chocolate Fondant

    Chocolate fondant is a type of silky chocolate sauce used inside individually-sized cakes or other candies, or as frosting. It is easy to make and very impressive for...
  • How To Make Chocolate Truffles

    Chocolate truffles are a rich treat that make a wonderful gift or dessert. Fresh homemade chocolate truffles can be a luxurious way to end your next dinner party.
  • How To Make an Edible Teacup

    These cute edible teacups are made out of cupcakes. They make a tasty treat to serve at a tea party or brunch as a creative presentation of the classic cupcake. Here's...
  • How To Make Bakery Style Cinnamon Rolls from Scratch

    As a Pastry Chef, I can tell you that no recipe is more cherished than a good one for cinnamon rolls. Here is one that I used in my bakery. I have scaled it down for...
  • How To Make Banoffee Pie

    Banoffee pie is an unusual dessert combining the flavors of bananas, toffee, and coffee. This relatively new pie originates from England and is already quite popular,...
  • How To Make Chocolate Brownies

    Chocolate brownies are an irresistible treat. For an even more decadent dessert, top your brownies with chocolate fudge frosting. Many people pull out a boxed mix when...
  • How To Make Cheesecake

    Cheesecake is a deliciously creamy traditional dessert. The most common form of cheesecake is the basic New York cheesecake with a graham cracker crust.Ingredients and...
  • How To Make Sponge Cake

    Sponge cake is a deliciously light and airy cake. It can be eaten plain, and is also used as the basis for petit fours, as well as layered cake desserts and other...
  • How To Make Apple Crumble

    Apple crumble is a quick and easy way to use up your apples without investing the time to make a pie. This recipe requires fewer ingredients than a traditional apple...
  • How To Make Vanilla Custard

    Vanilla custard is an age-old dessert that brings back fond memories around the holiday table. Used as a filling for a pie, on its own like pudding or even frozen like...
  • How To Make Sand Cookies

    The name of these cookies probably brought up thoughts of making mud pies in your sandbox as a child. But these cookies aren't made of sand. Their name comes from...
  • How To Make Ginger Snaps

    There isn't much better than a fresh ginger snap cookie, still warm from the oven. This traditional cookie is crisp and delicious and is great for holiday gifts, party...
  • How To Make a Thanksgiving Turkey Cupcake

    If you’re making a big Thanksgiving meal, don’t forget about a holiday-themed dessert. Turkey cupcakes make a fun dessert for your Thanksgiving meal. Kids will...
  • How To Make Bread Pudding

    Bread pudding is a delicious treat for cold winter evenings. It is an easy and simple dessert, and also tastes great for breakfast. Most people eat it warm, but it can...
  • How To Make Halloween Treats

    Halloween is typically the holiday for giving out candy by the handfuls. If you are looking to change the tradition in your house or provide a special treat for a...
  • How To Make Easy Chocolate/Peanut Butter Treats

    This recipe is so quick and easy I have made it in the morning to take to work as a treat and it goes quickly.  If you like chocolate and peanut butter, you will not...
  • How To Make Home Made Pumpkin Pie

    Pumpkin pie is the ultimate fall desert that is a must have at your holiday dinners.  Especially at Thanksgiving dinner everyone looks forward to the turkey and a...
  • How To Make Gelato: Dessert Recipe

    Gelato is an Italian dessert similar to the ice cream we typically know. You may be wondering if there is a difference between gelato and ice cream. Gelato is usually...
  • How To Make Peach Cobbler

    Peach cobbler is a delicious dessert that's easy to make. It is also great for breakfast the next morning! The leftovers can be reheated, or even eaten cold. Peach...
  • How To Make Rice Pudding

    Rice pudding is an easy and inexpensive dessert, and it's great for serving a large crowd. This comfort food is also perfect for cold winter evenings. It's easy to...
  • How To Make Petit Fours: Cake Decorations for Small Cakes

    Petit fours are traditionally a way for bakers to use up leftover ingredients, and were baked as the ovens were cooling at the end of the day. Today they are made in...