Baking 101

Part of my baking education has been testing and experimenting with some of my favorite classic recipes remembered from childhood. If you’re new to baking, or if you’re just in the mood for some good old-fashioned comfort food, here’s some oldies but goodies that you can add to your baking repertoire:


Banana Muffins


Best-Ever Bran Muffins


Butterscotch Brownies

Chocolate Brownies

Classic Apple Pie

Classic Apple Pie

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Classic Chocolate Chip Cookies

Classic Chocolate Cupcakes

Classic Chocolate Cupcakes


Classic Oatmeal Cookies

Classic Pecan Pie


Classic Plum Pie

Classic Sugar Cookies

Classic Sugar Cookies


Classic Vanilla Cupcakes

Date Squares

The Deconstructed Peanut Butter Cookie

The Deconstructed Peanut Butter Cookie (GF)

Lucy's Chocolate Chocolate Cake

Lucy’s Chocolate Chocolate Cake

(GF= gluten-free)



Want even more recipes? Check out what I’ve been drooling over on Pinterest.

Ready to get more adventurous? I’ve got even more recipes over at Cakes and Pies, Cookies, Muffins and Cupcakes and Squares and Loaves and Other Desserts.