Things to do and maybe don't

Our Top Quarantine Hobbies to Ditch and Keep in 2021

We went to some weird places in 2020 to fill our time. Here are our thoughts.

12/30/2020 By Rebekah Kibodeaux

Read That Recipe!

6 Tips for You, the Amateur Home Baker

Hey, you've got to learn sometime.

06/03/2020 By Rebecca Noel

Quarancupcake

5 Cookbooks to Get You Baking with the Kids

Is being inside the house getting to you? Take some time to stop and smell the flour.

05/13/2020 By Joanna O'Leary

Stave off boredom

5 Hobbies To Fill Your Time During the Stay-Home Order

Our days continue to inch along in these uncertain times, but maybe you can learn a thing or two.

04/06/2020 By Ngozi Iloka

Do'h, boy

Pillsbury Strikes Out with Apple Cake Mixes

A review of these suddenly inexpensive sweet blends.

12/04/2018 By Joanna O'Leary

Guess Who's Back

Fluff Bake Bar Re-Opens Saturday

Rebecca Masson's bake shop celebrates its return with a Saturday Morning Bake Sale.

01/18/2018 By Cory Garcia

Round & Round

Hack That Bagel Using Pizza Dough

We've finally found a worthwhile use for the contents of those ubiquitous metal tubes!

03/07/2017 By Joanna O'Leary

Holiday Recipes

How to Bake the World's Easiest Cheesecake

And how to make it look even fancier than it already tastes

12/13/2016 By Katharine Shilcutt

Sweet Charity

Get Your Gray Goodies at the 3rd Annual Depressed Cake Shop

This Sunday's star-studded bake sale raises money to battle depression and mental illness.

10/04/2016 By Katharine Shilcutt

Pastry Perfection

Houston Chef Pens New Book For Pastry Enthusiasts

Russell van Kraayenburg guides aspiring bakers in the ways of Making Dough.

12/29/2015 By Emily Oberton

Poppin' Fresh

Common Bond: More Than Just Baked Goods

The new Montrose bakery is about more than just bread—it offers full meals, too.

06/09/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt

Breakfast Break

Egg, Meet Muffin

Solving the mystery of how to bake a perfectly poached egg inside a muffin.

02/12/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt

Corn Fed

Recipe: Creamy, Dreamy Cornbread

This naturally gluten-free bread is a staple of the South for good reason.

02/04/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt