Baking

Baking fills your home with the most delicious aromas--and your heart with the joy that comes from sharing a fresh-baked treat with someone special.
Apple crisp recipe
God's Grace

An Inexplicable Nudge Led Her to a Long-Lost Family Recipe

After countless failed attempts at recreating her late mother-in-law’s apple crisp, this chef received some divine inspiration.

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Baker and humanitarian Michael Platt
People Helping People

Everyday Greatness: A Teenage Baker Fights Hunger

Michael Platt of Maryland bakes sweet treats to help the less fortunate.

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Teen baker Michael Platt
People Helping People

A Young Baker Gives Back

Michael Platt, 14-year-old owner of Michaels Desserts, has an inspiring business plan: for every sweet treat he sells, he gives one to the less fortunate.

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Several editions of the Joy of Cooking cookbook
Books

The Joy of Cooking Through the Years

The history—and family—behind America’s most beloved cookbook, The Joy of Cooking, which was first published in 1931.

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Diane and her trusty sous-chef, her son Caleb
Living Longer, Living Better

How Baking Simple Desserts Changed Her Life

Diane Hill Roark never thought her basic baking skills would land her on Today or earn her a spot in the World Food Championships

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Caleb's Comfort Cake
Dessert

Caleb's Comfort Cake

This classic pound cake will be a hit with young and old alike and can be complemented with your favorite topping.

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Winter crafts to Boost Your Mood
Living Longer, Living Better

7 Winter Crafts to Boost Your Mood

Discover the surprising benefits of these winter activities 

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Lidia Bastianich's Cappuccino Frozen Pie
Dessert

Cappuccino Frozen Pie

Here's a delicious dessert that is inspired and influenced by chef and author Lidia Bastianich's Italian heritage.

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Pizzelles
Dessert

Pizzelles

This traditional Italian treat, typically enjoyed during the holiday season, will appeal to young and old alike.

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The Psychological Benefits of Baking for Others
Emotional and Mental Health

The Psychological Benefits of Baking for Others

Making your favorite desserts just got sweeter.

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