How To: Easy No-Spatter Bacon Makin’

This OMT how-to is the easiest you’ll ever read here, unless I tell y’all to forget about the recipe and order out. The first time I made bacon, crispy-crunchy-bacon straight from the oven, I couldn’t stop telling folks about this life-changer (kinda like the life-changing steaming hard boiled eggs post). Weirdly, I forgot to write […]

How To Get a Leprechaun to Love You: Irish Soda Bread

Once a year I remember how much I love Irish Soda Bread, especially slathered with homemade apple butter, then promise myself not to forget about it again until next March. I’m making that promise again this year. I LOVE YOU IRISH SODA BREAD! I PROMISE NOT TO FORGET YOU! Have you ever made Irish Soda […]

Vanilla Cinnamon Rolls

Cinnamon Rolls. Those two words conjure many a memory for most of us. Throw in a vanilla twist and, oh, momma! Divine! I originally saw this recipe at Mel’s Kitchen a few years back (she tweaked the recipe from another) and made them almost immediately. They were just as you’d hope a little piece of […]

My Favorite Coffee Cake Muffins of All Time

From time to time I like to bring back a recipe that I have already written about because #1: the recipe stands the test of time and #2: you need to experience the eye-rolling goodness you might have missed the first time around. Today’s eye-rolling goodness is Coffee Cake Muffins. They look amazing, right? Trust […]

Glazed Donut Muffin

Y’all. Baked goods done right. This. This recipe from Lil’ Luna’s (< click dat link for recipe!) is yummolicious. (I wrote about this recipe three years ago and knew I should share it again. Because…you!) She combines the happiness of a muffin with the crazy-lickability of a donut glaze and gives us Glazed Donut Muffins. […]

Oatmeal in a Pouch: Suck It!

Oh, my.  The German is horrified at my unladylike language.  Suck it?!  Oh, Pat-TEE! Have you no shame? None.  Come on, Mom.  I think we established that a long time ago. Back to the subject at hand: Oatmeal in a pouch.  Huh? ~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links. When you do your […]

Waffles, Waffles, Waffles!

Not pancakes, which are surely tasty, but…WAFFLES! Man, I love waffles, don’t you?  Who doesn’t love waffles?!  Not rhetorical.  Come on, answer the question. DONCHA LOVE WAFFLEZ?! A resounding YES! echos back from all over the Internets! Just as I suspected.  For those of you who answered in the negative, my theory is this: If […]

The Pumpkin Bread You’ll Make All Year

Oh, boy. Wait. I mean: Oh, Boy! As in, I love when Boy points me to a recipe he loves knowing we’ll love it too. Sharing is caring, y’all. We are big fans of Sour Cream Banana Bread in this house.  Big. Fans.  The out-of-this-world deliciousness that is that banana bread is our gold standard […]

Muffin Mania!

Who doesn’t love a muffin?  WHO?! I hate having to search through my archives for my muffin recipes, so I thought it would be nice to find all the muffins I’ve waxed poetic about in one post…THIS ONE! Let’s get ready to muffin! #1: Glazed Donut Muffins. Oh, me oh, my oh.  Good.  Make.  Now. […]

How To Properly Store Baked Goods

You’ve spent all day perfecting your light and airy cupcakes, that buttery pie crust, those dense amazeballs brownies, but are you hip to the last step in your perfect perfection: how to store your baked goods?   This step often gets overlooked in baking. How you store your delectable creations can mean the difference between […]