RAINBOW cake! So pretty when you cut into it.

My daughter LOVES to bake. Like, daily, she is whipping up something in the kitchen. And of course, it's never anything easy - it's always some super creative complicated adventure that usually turns out delicious. This time was no different - she and her friend created a beautiful Rainbow Cake 5-layers tall. Obviously cutting into it was really fun but the best part was that it actually tasted really good! For this super simple cake that your kid can make, she started with 2 white cake mixes (the box ones) and mixed them up together in a double batch. Then she divided the … [Read more...]

Mini cookie cutouts – fun way to bake with your kids

I'm popping in to share a really quick fun baking craft I did with Kinsey a few weeks ago. Kinsey LOVES to bake. Her favorite are Chocolate Chip Cookies (I use the recipe on the back of the Nestle Toll House semi-sweet chocolate chips bag). We decided it would be fun to get creative with the cookies and make little shapes from them. Have you ever tried to use cookie cutters on Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough? They do not hold their shape when you bake them and turn into a mess. So we baked a cookie bar instead! We just put the entire bowl of dough onto a cookie sheet (bar pan - I … [Read more...]