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Learn to Bake the Best Soft And Chewy Almond Cookies | Quick and Easy Recipe

soft and chewy almond cookies

In my opinion, there are two major kinds of cookies - soft and crunchy. Everyone has their own opinion on which is better, and I will admit some types of cookies are just meant to be one way or another. Can you imagine a lace cookie as soft and chewy? No. Because it doesn’t work......



Learn to Bake the Best The Best Food Photography Backdrops | Quick and Easy Recipe

the best food photography backdrops

In the last 10 years, I have discovered that a good food photo depends a lot more on what is going on around the subject rather than the subject itself. I know that may seem strange, because you want your food to be the star of the show. But trust me, I have taken enough bad photos over the year to know that this is VERY true. And it is especially true when it comes to the backdrops......



Learn to Bake the Best Pink Velvet Sugar Cookies | Quick and Easy Recipe

pink velvet sugar cookies

There are two kinds of sugar cookies -drop cookies and cut out cookies. Now cut out cookies are great, you can cut them into cute shapes and you can have fun getting creative with the decorations. But the reality is, cut out cookies (also called rolled out cookies) require a lot more time and effort than a drop cookie......



Learn to Bake the Best Circus Animal Rice Krispy Treats | Quick and Easy Recipe

circus animal rice krispy treats

When I was a little kid I was obsessed with the Frosted Circus Animal Cookies. You know - the pink and white ones with the sprinkles? Yeah, they were my JAM when I was little. Actually, they are still kind of my jam but I don’t allow myself to buy them anymore because I can eat the entire bag in one serving. That’s why I find every excuse I can to put them in a new recipe... ...



Learn to Bake the Best My Photography Journey | Quick and Easy Recipe

my photography journey

So, I wasn't always good at this whole food photography thing. If we are being honest, I was actually really bad at it. When I first started, I had NO idea what I was doing. I knew I was good at baking (everything I made tasted really good), and everything looked really good in real life - but when I tried to capture my sweet treats in a photo, they looked awful. If you don't believe me, check out this photo from 2012......



Learn to Bake the Best 10 Best Recipes of the Decade | Quick and Easy Recipe

10 best recipes of the decade

As this decade comes to a close, I have done a lot of reflecting - and in that reflecting. I have come to the conclusion that I am VERY ready for this decade to be over. For me, the last 10 years came with a lot of challenges. I experienced heartache and loss and loneliness. My self esteem was completely dictated by by insecurities as I attempted to figure out who I was and what I wanted to do in this world. I sat front row as cancer... ...



Learn to Bake the Best Pumpkin Caramel Cheesecake | Quick and Easy Recipe

pumpkin caramel cheesecake

Recently, someone asked me, “Is cheesecake a pie or a cake?”. It was a valid question - one that I did not have an answer to. So, I looked into it. It turns out there is a lot of debate about this on the internet. But the most convincing argument I saw was that cheesecake is in fact......



Learn to Bake the Best Mermaid Rice Krispy Treats | Quick and Easy Recipe

mermaid rice krispy treats

I love Rice Krispy Treats. Let me tell you why…1. They are super easy to make. 2. They are absolutely delicious. I mean, have you ever met anyone who doesn’t like rice krispy treats? 3. They can be the base to SO many fun and cute treats! Like, for example, these Mermaid Rice Krispy Treats. ...



Learn to Bake the Best Gooey Caramel Brownies | Quick and Easy Recipe

gooey caramel brownies

I have a confession to make - this recipe was solely created to impress a boy. Unfortunately, in the time it took me to perfect the recipe, the boy decided that he was no longer interested in seeing me. Cool cool cool. No brownies for you, SIR......



Learn to Bake the Best Best Brown Sugar Cookies | Quick and Easy Recipe

best brown sugar cookies

These are my new go to’s in the rotation of “I am feeling stressed and/or sad. I need to bake something” cookies. They are pretty easy to make and the end result is something special. After my roommate tried them for the first time, she proudly stated, “These are my new favorite cookies EVER”. They are that good......