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Tag: Baking

Mini Oreo Cheesecakes

July 10, 2017
Mini Oreo Cheesecakes

This is the first recipe that my sister and I ever made off of Pinterest. That’s right kids, I can remember when Pinterest was first a thing (and Facebook, and email….but let’s not date ourselves here). I visited my little…

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The Best Strawberry Shortcake Recipe

May 25, 2017
The Best Strawberry Shortcake Recipe

Fresh strawberries are only available for a few fleeting weeks every year. And I believe in taking as much advantage of those weeks as possible. When I was young, my mom would make strawberry shortcake at the start of every…

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Easy Baked Apple Pancake

May 11, 2017
Easy Baked Apple Pancake

In case you need a reminder, Mother’s Day is this Sunday. And I have got a recipe, THE recipe, for all dads and partners out there, a recipe that the whole family will eat. Three easy steps and you can…

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White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Bars

April 13, 2017
White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Bars

No one ever told me that turning cookies into bars takes half the time and effort, and tastes just as excellent. You can see for yourself. In today’s recipe, the simple, classic combination of white chocolate and macadamia nuts (one…

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Baked Oatmeal with Berries

March 30, 2017
Baked Oatmeal with Berries

I’ve never understood the concept of being a morning person. I can barely form words for the first hour I’m awake, much less make plans or (God forbid) exercise. My husband knows by now not to ask me any questions…

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Flourless Orange Chocolate Cake

September 8, 2016
Flourless Orange Chocolate Cake

If easy decadence is a thing, this is it. Only six basic ingredients, and almost as easy to throw together as a mix from a box–but the flavor is on another level. This flourless chocolate cake is rich and wonderfully…

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Summer Berry Galette

August 18, 2016
Summer Berry Galette

Welcome to the simpler, easier version of pie. “Easier than pie,” if you please. That phrase never made sense to me to describe something easy, because a lot of things are easier than pie. A lot. Including this recipe for…

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Amazing Carrot Cake

May 27, 2016
Amazing Carrot Cake

Never have I ever….made a cake from scratch. Until now. It’s my birthday, which means time to celebrate! I actually got this carrot cake recipe from a restaurant. Around last Thanksgiving, my family went out to dinner at Treadwell, which…

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Food Beginnings: King Cake

February 9, 2016
Food Beginnings: King Cake

This is the first post in a new series here at The District Table called Food Beginnings. I plan to occasionally highlight the history behind different foods and look into the story behind them. For my first feature, in honor…

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Healthy Blueberry Muffins

January 28, 2016
Healthy Blueberry Muffins

I have always been a huge breakfast person, but I know that for a lot of people (my husband included) that is not the case. But I have discovered that he is more likely to have breakfast if there is…

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