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

July 28, 2011
by Melissa
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Added to the roster.

I like pasta. Not as much as some people but I do like it. Yet I rarely make pasta at home as I’m usually not satisfied with the finished dish. Sometimes the sauce isn’t right or the pasta is overcooked. … Continue reading

November 4, 2010
by Melissa
7 Comments

“Yeah, that was pretty awesome.”

That’s what I was told was said about my Tres Leches cake. I’ve wanted to make a homemade Tres Leches cake for the last few years. Okay, I’ve wanted to make a homemade Tres Leches cake since the very first … Continue reading