How to Decorate with Royal Icing
My hope is to inspire you to be fearless in the kitchen, to try new things, to take the time to make things the homemade way and most importantly, to have fun doing it!
Peanut Butter Blondie Snack Cake - Blue-Eyed Bakers
Today we ate lunch at McDonald's . Ugh! We know, we know. We feel terrible about it! The seco...
Tres Leches Cake Recipe: Cinco de Mayo Dessert
Tres Leches Cake is a wonderful treat for a Cinco de Mayo celebration or just as an every day dessert. It's fun to make and incredible to eat.
31 Fun Treats To Make In A Muffin Tin
How to Boil an Egg Perfectly Every Time
Boiling an egg may not be rocket science, but timing is important because the trick to perfectly cooked eggs is actually NOT to boil the eggs at all. Here are some simple guidelines for cooking soft-, medium-, and hard-cooked eggs.
The Comfort of Eggs in a Basket
was the first meal I ever cooked. I was in 5th grade, and it was a Sunday morning at my best friend's house after a sleepover. We woke up hungry, and for some reason his parents weren't home. This confused me--my parents would never do that--but more...
Irish Guinness Beef Stew - Crockpot Recipe
Fall weather means time for stew. A rich, satisfying Guinness Beef Stew is a perfect dinner for chilly November, when evenings grow darker, and the body seeks comfort food. This is Irish comfort food at its best. My recipe for beef stew cooks slowl...
Ricotta Fritters - Steven & Chris
Sprinkle Bakes: Vanilla Bean Baby Doughnuts
Making Dessert Beautiful
Soup | annie's cooking lab
I know winter is almost over and soon it will be time to put hearty soups on hold until next fall. However, this soup is so good that you need to fit it into your meal planning before the weather gets too warm! This creamy soup is very filling and ma...
Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Truffles
Last weekend a friend I decided to neglect our school work and go for a hike in the snow followed by dinner and a movie at my house. I had all the ingredients on hand for some tasty Corn and &helli...
Balsamic Pasta with Tomatoes, Basil, and Fresh Mozzarella...
If you love pasta salad but you're tired of the same recipe, try this one instead. Perfect for serving at room temperature. Pull it out an hour ahead of time for impromptu parties, picnics, or evening meals on a warm summer night.
Common Ingredient Substitutions
I know I'm not alone here. At least I hope not. Have you ever started preparing a recipe only to realize halfway through that you're missing a key ingre
Artisan Bread in Five Minutes a Day
And I'm not even kidding! Easiest. Recipe. Ever! Thanks to my sweet brother, Ramon, who recently came for a visit, I've finally learned to make this delicious recipe for homemade Artisan Bread in 5 Minutes a Day by Jeff Hertzberg and Zoë François....
Coffee Cookie Dough Fudge Cheesecake > Willow Bird Baking...
Mike's coming over in a bit to take me to dinner. Today is our anniversary! We've spent eleven wonderful years becoming better best friends every day. Since we don't exchange gifts on our anniversary (too many birthdays in close vicinity
Three Safe-to-Eat Cookie Doughs: Chocolate Chip, Sugar,...
I'm siiiiick. If you follow Willow Bird Baking on Facebook or Twitter (you do, right?), you've probably heard me whining about it lately (okay, maybe this isn't the best way to encourage you to follow). It started with a sore
35 Things to Consider When Ordering Delivery
The following is a list of things to consider the next time you decide to order delivery from a local restaurant (some are money related, and some are not — but all are true!):
Cinnamon Toast Rolls - Circle B Kitchen
The USDA released its new food pyramid the other day (which is actually a plate now instead of ...