Category Archives: Baked Goods

Stupid Easy Orange Cardamom Sticky Buns

Why did it never occur to me to use pre-made pizza dough to make sticky buns? IT’S GENIUS. I first saw it in a Martha Stewart recipe, which this is based on. So, thanks, Martha!¬†This version¬†uses honey instead of sugar, … Continue reading

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Toddler Cookies

There are a bunch of versions of these floating around. They are amazing, especially for those of us with picky toddlers. So fast. So easy. So freakin’ versatile. So, so simple. My next version might have chopped ham and scallions … Continue reading

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Lactation Cookies – Not just for moms!

Who knew that cookies were good for breastfeeding? Yay, I say! These are basically PB/Banana/Oatmeal/Choc-Chip cookies with some other tasty bits thrown in, and are good for everyone. They’re adapted from this recipe. I made half and froze half, and … Continue reading

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Maple Banana Muffins

We’re currently stocking our freezer with quick easy snack type things, in preparation for a big move and a new baby. I had some dead bananas and figured I’d make muffins, and then realized I’d packed my Joy of Cooking … Continue reading

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Blueberry Cream Cheese Hand Pies of Deliciousness

I’m definitely not a great pie maker. Sometimes, the crusts come out soggy, and they don’t look so pretty – although my fillings are usually pretty tasty. What I’ve ended up doing recently is making hand pies or little tartlets, … Continue reading

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High Protein Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

Being a teacher, I find that I need to eat little bits throughout the day – if I ate at 6am and then 11:30 am, I’d die between then. The struggle is finding something with enough protein that it will … Continue reading

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Gluten Free & Vegan Cupcakes? Yes, it can be done!

We were having a big birthday party during a meeting for the cohousing group I’m a part of. Someone was already making chocolate and vanilla cupcakes, but I figured nobody might have thought about the vegan and gluten-intolerant folks in … Continue reading

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