Barbara Bakes™


Barbara Schieving, known online as Barbara Bakes, has over 30 years of baking experience. She began her popular cooking blog,, in January 2008.

Over the past five years, Barbara’s distinctive recipes and conversational style have earned her a dedicated readership across the globe. She posts new recipes every week, averages 200,000 page views a month, and is projected to receive more than two million and a half page views during 2014.

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Barbara’s delicious recipes have been featured on iVillage, Betty Crocker, Shape, BlogHer, Babble, The Deseret News, and The Salt Lake Tribune.

Citrus Cream Cheese Danish Braid

Barbara has been a winner in several state and national cooking competitions including the Hodgson Mill Holiday Recipe Contest, Cache Valley Signature Recipe Contest, and Utah’s Own Recipe Roundup; as well as participated in several cooking competitions, including  the I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter Holiday Bake-Off in New York City.

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