You can easily turn a batch of brownies into a batch of brownie pops in fifteen minutes. It’s super easy. Cut the brownies into little squares. Form little balls—just like you would with clay. Stick a stick in each. Dip… Read More »How to Turn Brownies into Brownie Pops in 15 minutes
Aren’t bread machines marvelous! You can set the timer on your bread machine Friday night. Then, wake up Saturday morning to the smell of fresh homemade bread wafting the house. The fresh homemade bread is a treat but look what… Read More »Five Fabulous Breakfasts You Can Make with Your Bread Machine
This cake looks difficult. It’s not. And it’s the most luscious strawberry vanilla cream cake ever. It’s made with a moist vanilla cake—a cream cake–strawberries, and whipped cream. This started out as a strawberry shortcake, strawberries and whipped cream on… Read More »The Ultimate Strawberry Shortcake!
Five Steps to Making Cream Soup 1. Cook the starch Most cream soups have a flour base and often an onion for flavoring. Sauté the onion in butter. Add the flour and cook while stirring until the butter and flour… Read More »A Beginner’s Guide to the Best Soups on the Planet
This simple secret isn’t everything, but it makes every tuna sandwich better. Until I learned her secret, my wife made better tuna sandwiches than I. What was Merri Ann doing that I wasn’t? The secret is simple. It won’t make… Read More »The Secret to Fantastic Tuna Sandwiches
Note: We use frosting for some cakes but it’s drizzled or dipped. None of these cakes needs to be frosted. Cakes Topped With Crunchy Toppings What is Almond Crunch? It’s a simple, almond topping that you put on your cake… Read More »Cakes that You Don’t Have to Frost
We once said, “Everyone has a bread machine. It’s somewhere in the garage.” Maybe it’s time to go find that bread machine and dust it off. We’ll give you seven reasons Homemade bread is better. Make more bread and save… Read More »Seven Reasons Why You Should Love a Bread Machine
These are just like regular monkey breads except they are baked in a jumbo muffin pan. Somehow, having your own personal monkey bread makes them even better. And regular monkey bread is “the most scrumptious concoction on the planet.” So,… Read More »How to Make Personal Monkey Breads