If you have young’uns, chances are Santa will be delivering something Frozen this year. Or perhaps you’re like my friend, Daisy, who is addicted to all things Disney. For her 23rd birthday, she asked for an Olaf cake. I confessed that while I could bake her a tasty cake, I was no decorator, but sheContinue reading
Retro Planet staff and readers share their favorite recipes for delicious cakes and pies. These classic recipes and methods are tried and true.
Apple Pie. Made with fresh-cut Romes and two Granny Smiths (to add some tartness), cinnamon, sugar and butter. In a flaky crust made with lard, not shortening. That’s my favorite homemade pie. And today is the perfect day to bake one. It’s National Pie Day, after all. According to the American Pie Council, there areContinue reading
My father-in-law was a long-time PB&J fan. Every year he’d volunteer to help host events for kids, and every year the committee would turn down his plea to serve peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, in fear someone allergic to peanut butter would mistakenly bite into one. So, when he passed and we celebrated his life,Continue reading