The Boastful Baker

because every cook praises her own broth

January 30, 2012
by Melissa
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Making marshmallows is magical.

Last week I wrote a blog post stating that 2012 would be a year of fearless cooking. In that post, I listed a number of things I’d like to cook or bake for the first time ever. This week, I … Continue reading

February 15, 2011
by Melissa
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A soup that will give you warm fuzzies.

Unlike many people I know, a bowl of Campbell’s tomato soup does not conjure happy childhood memories for me. It doesn’t give me warm fuzzies as I never liked tomato soup as a kid. I was much more a chicken … Continue reading

January 11, 2009
by Melissa
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Winter meets Summer.

I’ve blended summer blueberries with winter Meyer lemons to make these lemon cupcakes with blueberry buttercream frosting. I missed Meyer lemon season last winter and was determined not to miss it this year. It seems that nearly everyone in the … Continue reading