Try This: Baking Powder + Pancake Mix

Sometimes, you need pancake mix. It’s for those mornings when you don’t feel like beating together this many eggs and this much flour, then mixing (but not over mixing!) and then eating pancakes 20 minutes later, after which most have already cooled since you cooked them in separate batches. But the other option, pancake mix, gives…

Commentary Cici: Souped-up Soup

When I hear the word “chicken noodle soup,” I have one reaction: let me eat it. That was particularly true last week when I experienced my first college illness. I desperately wanted chicken noodle soup, but my options were limited to Campbell’s Chicken Noodle Soup and Campbell’s Chicken Noodle Soup, both of which contained literally…

Thirty Ugly Muffins

So I experienced heaven last week. Let me explain. I went over to a friend’s house the other day, because I haven’t seen her in 2 years and we wanted a baking night. We started off quite innocently, with me making stir-fry for dinner and her experimenting with making chocolate plastic for a wedding cake…