Seven Layer Bars | longdistancebaking.com

Seven Layer Bars

Seven Layer Bars. Seven Layer Magic Cookie Bars. Magic Bars. It doesn't matter what you call them. They're some of the most delicious and easiest bars to make. I actually never even knew what their name was. I've seen them at various parties and cookie swaps over the years, and I always eat them, but I never knew what they were. Guess I was too busy shoveling them in my face to worry about … [Read More...]

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Buttermilk Biscuits

My last meal before I die: a thick Oreo milkshake, tri-tip and biscuits. I know, I have quite the sophisticated palate ;) I'm one of those people who is always craving something. It's usually some sort of dessert, red meat or a carb happy item such as cinnamon rolls, scones or, you guessed it, biscuits. Geez, I wonder what my eating habits say about me. I swear I eat fruits and vegetables … [Read More...]

Honey Yogurt Fruit Dip - a perfect party appetizer, made with greek yogurt! | longdistancebaking.com

Honey Yogurt Fruit Dip

Do you ever struggle deciding what to bring to a party or potluck? My instinct says to bring dessert, but you know there are always plenty of sweets. You could bring chips and dip, but again, there's bound to be at least one variation of 7-Layer Bean dip already there. It's nice when someone brings something healthy, just to balance out all the other junk food, but veggie trays can be so … [Read More...]

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Farro Salad

Guys, I'm on a health kick. Yes, I know I say that often on here but when you have a blog that is dedicated to baked goods and desserts, health kicks are needed to keep yourself in check. At least they are for me. For this health kick (which in … [Read More...]

Better Than Sex Cake | longdistancebaking.com

Better Than Sex Cake

My roommate and I just celebrated our 5 year anniversary (awwww!). It's true, somehow we survived 5 years under the same roof without killing each other. For two twenty-something year old girls? That's a cause for celebration. I know other … [Read More...]

Sacramento Eats

I've fallen behind on the baking front lately. I wish my waistline appreciated this mini baking absence but unfortunately since I've moved closer to downtown, I've been eating out a lot more at some awesome restaurants... So sadly it doesn't. Here … [Read More...]

Road Trip Trail Mix | longdistancebaking.com

Road Trip Trail Mix

I've been a little all over the place lately. Two weeks ago I drove through Idaho, Utah, Wyoming, Colorado, Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas and Louisiana, helping my boyfriend fiance (still not used to saying this!) move. Last week, I was in Phoenix, … [Read More...]

I'm Engaged!! | longdistancebaking.com

I’m Engaged!!

I knew these two weeks would be crazy, so I prepared a post ahead of time for today: Road Trip Trail Mix. Then something else happened...I GOT ENGAGED. Sorry trail mix, you're not exciting enough anymore. My fiancé (!!!!!) and I have been … [Read More...]

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Pink Champagne Wedding Cake

Remember when I took that cake decorating class to prepare for the wedding that was months away? Well, it's now only a month a way. Time to kick it into gear! I just started a new job about 3 weeks ago that I love and we got a few days off for … [Read More...]