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Healthy Baking Substitutes for Sugar, Flour, Butter, and Eggs

When you are planning on baking something delicious, you may look at the recipe and wish that you could make it a little healthier. While baking typically implies that you are making sweet desserts that are known to be on the unhealthier side, this doesn’t have to be the case! There are many ways in which you can take any …

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Simple Pupcake Recipe for Dogs (A Tasty Treat for a Furry Friend)

How do you celebrate your dog’s birthday? Your pup is a part of the family too, right? So do you throw a birthday party? Take them to swim in the lake? Give them a new toy? Maybe make them a special treat? For my puppy’s first birthday, I decided to make her a pupcake! I recently found out how much …

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5 Easy Ways to Bake Pastry Dough Without an Oven

While it may seem strange to think about baking pastry without an oven, there are many reasons to do so. Maybe you don’t want to turn your entire oven on and heat up the whole house in the summertime. Maybe you want to bake as they did in the days before modern ovens. Or maybe you are just looking for …

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Easy Ice Cream Cake at Home with a Store-Bought Mix

Walking down the baking aisle at the local grocery store, something caught my eye. Ice cream cake mix! This is something I haven’t seen before, so I definitely needed to try it. This little packet is the mix for the ice cream portion of the cake only, you still need cake to go along with it. For the ice cream, …

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Baking Bread Without a Loaf Pan (It’s Easier Than You Think)

When you walk through the store, you see lots of packaged breads all lined up, nice and uniform in shape and size. This rectangular bread shape may be the one you are most familiar with and therefore, when you think of making bread, you automatically reach for a loaf pan. Well, it is time to think outside of the loaf …

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How to Make Brownies from Cake Mix

We have all had that unmistakable craving where you just need a chewy, chocolatey brownie and nothing else will do. You must satisfy that craving! Then comes the big problem- you don’t have the ingredients needed to make brownies. What now?! Don’t panic- you can still reach your chocolate goal as long as you have a simple box of cake …

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6 Simple Ways to Make Cupcakes Without a Cupcake Pan

Making cupcakes without a cupcake pan may seem impossible. After all, isn’t a cupcake pan an important part of a cupcake? It seems like it would be a requirement but it actually is not! You can easily make cupcakes without a cupcake pan and, you actually have options of how to do it! So don’t go running to the store …

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Healthy Chocolate and Cookie Dough? Can It Be Real?

Once in a while, there comes a time when you want to try a healthy recipe, either for health reasons, or to see how they taste compared to the “real thing.” Nuts N More came out with a new flavor of high protein peanut butter – Cookie Dough peanut butter. I wanted to try it, but wasn’t quite sure how …