Cristy Pedroza

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Mom Approved!

May 12, 2014<p>These may not look like all that much at first glance, but let me tell you they are fantastic! They’re little lemon brownies or lemonies. …

Margarita Cheesecake Bars

I’ve been in a margarita mood ever since my pre-Cinco de Mayo Blood Orange Margaritas, and have been keeping my eye out for desserts that could use a …

Salted Caramel Chocolate Chip Blondies

<i>Chewy chocolate chip blondies brimming with caramel candies and sprinkled with sea salt.</i><p>Blogging is a busy business. Baking, photographing, writing …

Recipes

Meringue Kisses

May 19, 2014<p>So these were really fun to whip up. Cute. Colorful. Adorable.<p>And you only need two ingredients to make them. Unless you want to color …

Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Pineapple Upside Down Cake is one of those desserts that often looks better than it tastes. The pineapple topping can be too sweet and the cake …

Chocolate Mojito Cupcakes

My third post for Better Homes and Gardens' <i>Month of Cakes</i> is a refreshing take on grasshopper cupcakes. Fluffy whipped cream is flavored with mint, …

Cookies and Cream Cake

About five years ago, I developed a serious obsession with Eclair Cake. After tasting this delicious concoction of pudding, graham crackers and …

Craftsy & The Wilton Method: Baking Basics Class

Layer cakes always look impressive when you set them out for dessert. Professional bakers make them look easy, but when you try the same recipe …

Katharine Hepburn Brownies Recipe Demonstration - Joyofbaking.com

Vanilla Hot Milk Sponge Cake

On many of the cake decorating shows on TV they refer to cakes as “sponges” because they like to use light, airy sponge-type cakes for building their …

One hundred years of Leica cameras

<b>In 1914 optical engineer Oskar Barnack was working for Ernst Leitz when he designed the very first Leica, the Leitz Camera, or so-called Ur-Leica. The small handheld camera, one of the first to use 35mm film, finally went into production in 1925 following a long delay caused by World War One. It</b> …

New fathers — in pictures

Photographer Dave Young has captured the range of emotions felt by new fathers, who are often forgotten during the birth of their children. These pictures were taken at the Chelsea and Westminster hospital in London last month<p>The Book of Dads by Dave Young is available …