Why Bake with Butter?

My grocery cart is usually filled to the brim each and every week! It’s not because Dearly Beloved and Miss NiNi are frequent in-house gourmet diners, Dear Readers. Rather, ingredients to prepare our simple meals are on the short end of the stick as occupants of a four-wheeled grocery cart. Multiple containers of flour, sugar, […]

The “I Remember When” Product

“I remember when this was invented,” I said to one of our fantastic Miss NiNi bakers. “I think it was in the 1950s.” My age 20-ish dessert-baking friend seemed perplexed. I pondered if she truly believed my statement. After all, buzzing around inside her intelligent brain might have been these sound bites: “Miss-NiNi-can’t-be-that-old,” and “Hasn’t […]