Baking A Moment

Old-Fashioned

I make these vanilla cut-out cookies every year, and they never disappoint! So easy to make, the dough is great to work with, and they absolutely, positively, DO NOT SPREAD when you bake them. Perfect for decorating with royal icing.

How to Bake (Easy! and Delicious!) Cutout Cookies with Neat Edges

Best Pecan Pie Recipe

Pecan Pie Recipe

How to Make a Lattice Pie Crust.

How to Make a Lattice Pie Crust

Best Royal Icing Recipe for Decorating

Royal Icing

Homemade green bean casserole recipe, baked in a casserole dish and topped with French fried onions.

Green Bean Casserole

Maple sage brown butter turkey on a platter with seasonal fruits surrounding it.

Maple and Sage Brown Butter Roasted Turkey

Overhead image of pizzelle on a wire cooling rack with whole anise seeds and powdered sugar.

Pizzelle Recipe (Thin and Crisp)

Cranberry orange muffin displayed on a marble background with frozen cranberries.

Cranberry Orange Muffins

A freshly baked apple galette, served on a crumpled sheet of parchment.

Apple Galette

Square image of unbaked pie crust in a dark blue dish with a rolling pin in the background.

Homemade Pie Crust Recipe

Tomato sauce being ladled from a large enameled cast iron Dutch oven.

Tomato Sauce

Chicken marsala served over mashed potatoes in a shallow ceramic bowl.

Chicken Marsala

Basic Scone Recipe: moist, buttery, and melt-in-your-mouth plain scones.

Basic Scone Recipe

Genoise cake sitting on a marble pedestal.

Genoise Cake

Homemade gnocchi on a wooden board with a sprinkling of flour.

How to Make Gnocchi

Apple bread recipe, sliced and presented on a wooden board.

Apple Bread

Streusel topping in a small enameled pot.

Basic Streusel Recipe

Fried pork chops drizzled with lemon vinaigrette.

Pork Milanese

Best Marble Cake Recipe

Marble Cake

Chicken and wild rice soup served in a stoneware bowl with fresh sage.

Creamy Chicken and Wild Rice Soup

Best Pound Cake Recipe

Traditional Pound Cake Recipe

Chocolate chip cake baked in a square pan with powdered sugar on top.

Chocolate Chip Cake

Easy tomato soup recipe, prepared and served in white crocks.

Easy Tomato Soup Recipe

Best Vanilla Cake from Scratch

Vanilla Cake Recipe: Perfectly Moist and Delicate