Chocolate Covered Cheesecake Pops

Decadently rich, smooth and creamy cheesecake covered in luscious milk chocolate then drizzled with caramel and white chocolate. These Chocolate Covered Cheesecake Pops have become legendary at my house. The Daring Bakers challenge for April 2008...

Strawberry Crepes

Crepes are thin little French pancakes that are actually easy to make. My family likes them filled with strawberries and topped with fresh, lightly sweetened whipped cream. At our house, everyone gets to choose what...

black forest cheesecake cake dessert

Black Forest Cheesecake Cake

Black Forest Cheesecake Cake has a layer of smooth, creamy cheesecake swirled with tart pie cherries, sandwiched between layers of rich, moist chocolate cake. It's covered in a luscious cream cheese frosting and crowned with...

Barbara Bakes Redesign

Barbara Bakes has a brand new, sleeker, faster, better looking design! Lindsay, Purr Design, is the talented designer who took my vision of what I wanted for Barbara Bakes and made it a reality. She...

homemade cranberry orange scones

Cranberry Orange Scones

Cranberry Orange Scones are tender and lightly sweetened, with an orange glaze drizzled on top. You'll love how easy this scones recipe is to make! I love starting the day with something sweet. If you...

Most Popular Recipes of 2016

Happy New Year everyone! It's always fun to look back and see what the top ten most popular recipes of 2016 were on Barbara Bakes. Here's the top 10 most visited post this year: #10 - Bacon...

Chewy Caramel Stuffed Sugar Cookies

If you love a chewy cookie, you'll love these Chewy Caramel Stuffed Sugar Cookies. They're a super chewy cookie with a chewy caramel hidden inside, then rolled in turbinado sugar for just a little crunch. This recipe...

Black Forest Crinkle Cookies

I can't believe it's week 12 of this year's 12 Weeks of Christmas Cookies. The past 12 weeks have flown by.  Although it's hard to choose a favorite cookie that I baked over the...

Spicy Hermit Bars

If you love all the warm spices of fall--ginger, cinnamon and cloves--these Spicy Hermit Bars are the "cookie" for you. It's a New England "classic". Today’s post is a guest post by a long-time Barbara Bakes...

Favorite Dinner Rolls

This is my favorite dinner roll recipe. It has a mix of whole wheat pastry flour and bread flour so it gives the rolls just a little more texture and body, but they're still light...

Favorite Thanksgiving Pie Recipes

A roundup of Favorite Thanksgiving Pie Recipes to help you up your pie game this Thanksgiving. Whether you like a classic pecan pie, or you're all about a cool and cream pie, I've got you covered.  I...