Molasses Dinner Rolls (Copycat restaurant “Brown Bread”)

David and I usually try to support local restaurants when we eat out, but visiting big chains can be fun, too, especially if those big chains bring a basket of bread and butter to the table. My favorite is always the molasses loaves (I've heard it called "brown bread") so when I saw this recipe …

Scaccia (Pizza Bread)

This bread recipe was part of King Arthur Baking's "Extraordinary Bread" collection and OH BOY did it live up to the name. It uses an extra fine, higher protein flour (think Napoleon pizza dough) so it gives the bread a nice chewy texture, and the flavors can't be beat. It's a little tricky to roll …

The Best Snickerdoodles

Crackly tops, crisp edges and a soft, chewy interior? Yes to all of the above. This really is the ultimate snickerdoodle recipe. The Best Snickerdoodlesprintable A Broekhuijsen family recipe Yields about 3 dozen cookies Ingredients 1 cup shortening (butter-flavor preferred) 1 ½ cups sugar 2 eggs 1 teaspoon butter emulsion (optional) 1 teaspoon baking soda …

Mint Brownies

Perfect for St Patrick's Day, these green beauties are the best combination of flavor and texture. The brownie recipe is also good on its own - it's my go-to for normal brownies, and I always use it as the base for other combinations of flavors. There's no mint flavoring in the brownie itself, just the …

Beef Bulgogi Meatballs

This is another meal we first heard of through HelloFresh. It's fun to occasionally (as in - when they go on HUGE discounts) buy HelloFresh boxes to try new recipes we wouldn't necessarily make otherwise. It's convenient to have all the ingredients delivered to your door, but this is one recipe we liked enough to …