Butter Pecan Turtle Bars have so many delicious layers - shortbread, caramel, pecans, and chocolate. 100% irresistible! - Bake or Break

Butter Pecan Turtle Bars

I first shared this recipe for Butter Pecan Turtle Bars with you way back in 2006. As of July 2017, I’ve updated both the...

This simple Cinnamon Swirl Bread is perfect for breakfast, a coffee break, or even dessert! - Bake or Break

Cinnamon Swirl Bread

I’ve long had a love of baking quick breads. I love their simplicity and versatility, not to mention that they make great homemade gifts....

These Hazelnut Chocolate Chip Cookies are packed with plenty of chocolate chips, hazelnuts, and a special adults-only ingredients for some seriously amazing flavor. - Bake or Break

Hazelnut Chocolate Chip Cookies

As much as I love classic chocolate chip cookies, I’m always eager to try something that makes them a bit different. In the case...

Mix Review:  Barefoot Contessa Outrageous Brownies

Mix Review: Barefoot Contessa Outrageous Brownies

I picked up a box of Ina’s brownie mix during our recent travels. I had been wanting to try out a brownie mix for...

Chocolate Chip Date Nut Cookies

Chocolate Chip Date Nut Cookies

Chocolate Chip Date Nut Cookies are jam-packed with all kinds of good things. With plenty of nuts and sweet, chewy dates, these cookies are...

Chocolate Chocolate Chip Muffins offer double the chocolate for a sweet morning treat or snack. - Bake or Break

Chocolate Chocolate Chip Muffins

The beauty of muffins is their versatility. Sure, the obvious choice is to enjoy them for breakfast. But, they’re also a great afternoon snack...

Peanut Butter and Chocolate Cheesecake

I have become famous, or perhaps infamous, in my family for cheesecakes. For every occasion, they can somehow justify serving cheesecake. I actually enjoy...

White Chocolate and Pistachio Cookies

White Chocolate and Pistachio Cookies

See the recipe For my birthday last month, my sister gave me How to Be a Domestic Goddess. After reading through it for the...

Almond Pear Cream Cheese Tart

When I first saw this recipe, I thought it was a beautiful dessert. Then, I read the recipe and was shocked at how simple...

Martha’s Classic Crumb Cake

Recently, I came into possession of Martha Stewart’s Baking Handbook. There are so many things in this book that I want to try. I...