Quarantine Baking: It’s a Thing
If you are currently sheltering in place, or have made the transition to working from home, you may have picked up some new hobbies to keep you busy. It seems that many people have turned to baking during this time judging by the amount of recipes floating around the web! If “Quarantine Baking” has become one of your new hobbies, check out the recipes we sourced for you below. Make sure you take some great photos and tag us on Facebook if you make any of them!
Chocolate Chip Brownies. Sure, everyone loves chocolate chip cookies, but why not up your game with this Chocolate Chip Brownie recipe? Try it out the version from Taste of Home here.
Unicorn Manes. Combining two trends, quarantine baking AND Unicorns, the Unicorn Manes here are perfect for kids in the kitchen! Use your favorite color combinations of sprinkles to make the colorful decorations on these classic shortbread cookies.
Classic Cutout Cookies. While you may associate sugar cookies (a.k.a. Cutouts) with winter holidays, they are perfect for baking while staying at home since you can cut and decorate them any way you want! There are so many great tutorials on icing and decorating cutouts on YouTube and kids will get a kick out of decorating their own desserts! Check out the recipe from Hy-vee here that will get your cookies baking in no time!
Banana Split Cake Bars. Looking for something to do with those ripening bananas besides the standard banana bread? Look no further than these summer-worthy Banana Split Cake Bars! This recipe from Taste of Home uses chocolate chips, marshmallows and cherries to create the most amazing topping!
New York Cheesecake. This recipe may take a little longer than some others, but TRUST ME it is worth it. This is a recipe that I have used in the past, and with almost 6,000 5-star reviews I am not the only one who loves it! In fact, this is on the docket in our house for this weekend. Served alone, with fresh strawberries or drizzled in chocolate, this cheesecake will hit all the right notes. Check it out on AllRecipes here.
Birthday Party Mug Cake. Looking for a quick way to celebrate a birthday? Whip up this Mug Cake by Land O Lakes and be ready in minutes. A few ingredients and a microwave are all you need for the recipe here.
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