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Video: How to Make Groot Cupcakes

Attention Guardians of the Galaxy fans! This video from MyRecipes.com features JK Denim from Koalipops with a simple and entertaining tutorial on how to make Groot cupcakes. This is a part of their Become a Baking Rockstar weekly video series. The printable Groot cookie stencils are available here. The shortbread cookie recipe can be found...

Simple Cherry Pie Recipe

I came across this recipe on Yahoo! Food for a basic cherry pie. It part of their Your First series, which shares versions of recipes for foods that you might think is too hard to make but really isn’t that bad. In this recipe, there’s an option to use either a store-bought crust or a...

Prairie Grass Cafe’s Valentine’s Day Cookie Recipe

Chefs Sarah Stegner and George Bumbaris of Prairie Grass Cafe in Northbrook, IL, shares a recipe for classic sugar cookies, which comes from Sarah’s grandmother. With Valentine’s Day approaching, the recipe can be used to put together a tasty batch of Valentine’s Day cookies to share. Grab some heart shaped cookie cutters, whip up some...

Recipe: Delightful Pastries Snickerdoodle Cookies

Signed up for a holiday cookie exchanged and looking for an idea of what to bake? Well, what about a classic cinnamon and sugar snickerdoodle cookie. Chef Dobra Bielinski of Chicago’s Delightful Pastries shares her recipe for snickerdoodle cookies that’s sure going to please the crowd. Ingredients (Makes 4 dozen): 1/2 cup butter, softened 1...

Holiday Baking Ideas With Ghirardelli Chocolate

Whether you’re making a cup of delicious hot chocolate or creating a decadent chocolate dessert, finding quality cacao powder to use is definitely an important thing to consider. After all, you’d like your end product to be as distinctive and enjoyable as possible. The key thing is high quality, natural chocolate that’s easy to handle,...

A Savory Tomato Quick Bread Recipe

Tomatoes in a quick bread? I’ve never tried that before, until now. I came across this recipe for Spicy Tomato Bread from the Red Gold Recipe Collection. It looked like a very simple and easy recipe with basic ingredients that you’d probably already have in your pantry – a can of tomatoes, bunch of spices,...

Olive Muffins

I’m a big fan of olives – green olives, black olives, olives stuffed with pimento, etc. They are great when added to fresh salads or used as toppings for pizzas. Olives can be pureed into a delicious olive tapenade or spread, or simply enjoyed as is. Plus, olives are high in healthy monounsaturated fats and...