Holidays and Parties

Linzer Cookies

1/2 cup (70 g) almond flour 2 1/4 cups (280 g) all-purpose flour, divided 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 2 sticks (230…

Sprinkle Cookies

Sprinkle Cookies

Sprinkle Cookies 2 sticks plus 5 tablespoons (300 g) butter, softened to room temperature 1 cup sugar 1 egg the seeds from 1 vanilla…

Thanksgiving Menu

Thanksgiving Menu

You don’t have to travel across the ocean in order to enjoy a delicious and authentic Thanksgiving meal. Here are some of my favorite…

Chocolate-dipped Pistachio Shortbread

Chocolate-dipped Pistachio Shortbread

At nine-months pregnant, I’m not going to be celebrating Christmas with my usual flair: no international flights, no drinking one-(or two? or three?)-too-many cups of bourbon-spiked…

Easter Menu

Easter Menu

Here are some savory and sweet treats for you to make this Easter weekend. Enjoy!                

Holiday Cookie Collection

Holiday Cookie Collection

Help! I need cookie recipes! Post a comment below with a link to your best Christmas/Holiday cookie recipe and I’ll publish them in my…

Holiday Sugar Cookies

Holiday Sugar Cookies

This is the super-classic recipe for holiday cookies from my book American Bakery. The dough is simple to throw together and doesn’t spread during…

Halloween Giveaway!

Halloween Giveaway!

Start your engines everyone, the race is on! See all those fancy American products under here? All you have to do is create a…

Mini Easter Cupcakes

Mini Easter Cupcakes

All you need is a mini-cupcake tin and an empty egg carton to create an adorable presentation for your Easter dessert. Try it with…

Sweet Gifts

Sweet Gifts

Who’s looking for some last-minute, heart-felt, budget-friendly holiday gift ideas? I know I certainly am. Of course, the most obvious gift to give all…