I am so happy to be participating in my second Daring Bakers challenge. I have to tell you that I had my doubts about pulling this one off. It’s been such a hectic month for me and even though I swore I wouldn’t put another challenge off to the last minute, the end of the month crept up faster than I realized. But this month’s recipe featured my all-time favorite dessert ingredient…CARAMEL! So I just couldn’t bring myself to skip it. Continue reading →
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It’s official, I’ve finally joined the Daring Bakers! And of all things, my first Daring Baker challenge was…pizza!
Pizza? That’s supposed to be a challenge?? Those were my first thoughts when I started reading about this month’s daring baker challenge. And then I got to the part about how we would have to toss the dough in the air. Ah yes, I thought. Therein lies the challenge!
You see, I make pizza all the time, but I refuse to toss the dough. In fact, I pride myself on not tossing the dough. I developed a method of pressing out the dough on parchment paper that creates a nice, round, perfectly thin pizza crust. And once I perfected my method, I never thought I would have a reason to do it any other way.
And then I joined the Daring Bakers. Continue reading →