Tag Archives: baking

Bake for Summer Learning

Call it Summer Baking STEAM or applied Math, Science, Literacy and Art—Baking’s got it all to keep the learning happening at home, community or in summer school programs. Over the weeks check out some of the options: Baking SCIENCE covers … Continue reading

Posted in bakers, Baking Celebrations, baking class | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Celebrate! Celebrate!

This May we have layers of celebrations to prepare – from formal to informal. I can’t make all my own food to share, but here are three recipes I’m baking to personalize my gatherings. A friend has earned an “open … Continue reading

Posted in bakers, baking, baking book, baking with kids, children's cookbook | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Gardens and Baking Unite!

The soil is turned and warming up for planting. Those soft spring rains may bring tulips and daffodils, but it shouldn’t surprise you our thoughts turn to what we can BAKE with all that’s sprouting— both in the garden and … Continue reading

Posted in bake for family fun month, bakers, baking, baking class, baking lesson, baking recipes, Health & Wellness, sharon davis | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

How to Make All Natural Homemade Food Coloring

Now more than ever we want to know what goes into our food.  What better way to know than to make your food yourself. Food dye has gotten a bad rap, so if you don’t want to use it or want an … Continue reading

Posted in bakers, baking, baking education | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Bake and Take Month

Sharon Davis of the Home Baking Association sat down with the folks at Kansas Farm Food Connection earlier this month for a discussion about Bake and Take Month. What’s better than baking something delicious? Sharing it with others! That’s what … Continue reading

Posted in bake for family fun, baker, bakers, baking book, Baking Celebrations, baking class, baking education, baking lesson, baking recipes, baking tips, baking with children, baking with kids, bread recipe, children's cookbook, cookie, cookie recipes | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Wednesday, March 27th is Whole Grain Sampling Day!

What if there were one day when, everywhere you went, there were opportunities to try delicious whole grain foods? You’d stop into the cafeteria at your workplace, and you’d be offered a taste of quinoa salad. Your teenager would duck … Continue reading

Posted in bake for family fun, bake for family fun month, bakers, baking book, whole grains, whole grains month | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Week 4: Baking for Others

If you can’t bake for someone during this last week of Bake for Family Fun Month, you can “make a plan.” Like Sofia, maybe it will include both baking to teach others WHILE you bake for others.Photo: Sophia by white … Continue reading

Posted in bake for family fun, bake for family fun month | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Bake for Family Fun Month: Week 3

Baking History and Traditions Baking traditions might just start today- they don’t have to be generations old. After all, they have to start sometime, or they’d never make history! (Like the Chocolate Chip Cookie!) Before you read Sofia’s traditions, tweak … Continue reading

Posted in bake for family fun, bake for family fun month, bakers, baking, baking tips | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sofia’s Favorite Baking for Your Valentine Recipe

Once Sofia’s family “got started baking,” they could not quit doing what is the favorite reason people bake: To bake something special with our own hands for someone we love. Sofia’s shares that her favorite recipe to make during the … Continue reading

Posted in bake for family fun month, baking, baking recipes, cookie recipes | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Must on the 2019 Baking Bucket List

Bread home bakers and bloggers, age 18 or older at this time, from all over the U.S. are entering the National Festival of Breads. Have you considered it? The entry deadline is January 22, so gather your favorite bread ingredients and … Continue reading

Posted in baker, bakers, baking, bread recipe, family and consumer science, Home Baking Association, Recipes, whole grains | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment