Baking Blog

Homemade Holiday Cookies: An Easy Gingerbread Recipe

By Ashley Rodriguez
Iced gingerbread snowflake cookie

The holidays were made for cookies and I am thrilled to kick off the Craftsy's holiday cookie series. Every Sunday from now until Christmas, we will be sharing some of our favorite Christmas cookie recipes. Some are classics and others are sure to become instant classics. We are starting this sweet series with gingerbread cookies. This one is particularly easy, heady with spice, and perfect for rolling out and cutting into little men or making towering walls for a house.

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A Taste of Autumn: Apple Cider Doughnut Recipe

By Jessie Oleson Moore
Homemade Apple Cider DoughnutsIf you've made doughnuts at home before, then you know how easy and fun they are to make. These doughnuts follow many of the same methods, but are artfully scented with spice and brimming with apple cider flavor both in the dough and in the glaze. Oh, are they ever good. Read more »
Unicorn Sugar Cookies

The Perfect Sugar Cookie Recipe

By Ashley Rodriguez

Learn how to make all-butter sugar cookies that hold their shape beautifully when baked. You can bake these when the dough is cold or warm with the same result. So basically, it's the perfect sugar cookie.

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How to make doughnuts at home: A free step-by-step tutorial

How to Make Doughnuts at Home

By Jessie Oleson Moore

Homemade doughnuts are fun to make and extremely fun to decorate! Let's start frying — this recipe is certainly worth treating yourself to.Read more »

Food Lover Friday: Creative Chocolate Chip Cookies

By Jessie Oleson Moore
Creative Chocolate Chip CookieChocolate chip cookies are a thing of beauty. Crispy on the outside, chewy on the inside, and dotted with decadent chocolate morsels. But as wonderful as they are from the get-go, they also provide a fantastic opportunity to get creative in the kitchen. Here’s a collection of inspiring ideas for creative chocolate chip cookies, including ideas for doctoring the dough to create a new cookie concoction or using finished cookies in an unexpected way. Read more »