Monkey Bread in the Microwave

Monkey Bread in the Microwave

Monkey bread is something I grew up eating as a treat. It took time to prepare, especially when making the dough from scratch and was doused in the most delicious cinnamon sugar mixture. I'd like to say we all have time to do that, but the reality is, we don't!...

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Rice Krispie Treats in the Microwave

Rice Krispie Treats in the Microwave

Did you know it was possible? Well, it is! Learn how to make Rice Krispie treats in the microwave in just five minutes. Soft, warm, gooey perfection every single time.  Making Rice Krispie treats in the microwave is simple and so rewarding. You can make the...

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Chocolate Nutella Cake

Chocolate Nutella Cake

Learn how to make a super quick and satisfying Chocolate Mug Cake in the microwave in just 1 minute! This microwave chocolate cake has a special ingredient, making it extra luscious - Nutella! A perfect single serve cake when the sweet tooth starts cracking on! ...

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Blueberry Muffin in a Mug

Blueberry Muffin in a Mug

Whether you want to make a sweet quick bread to go with your morning cup or coffee or tea, or need a quick dessert, this is the perfect single serve blueberry muffin recipe. This muffin recipe comes together in just minutes and is made in the microwave for...

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Chocolate Chip Cookie in the Microwave

Chocolate Chip Cookie in the Microwave

Learn how to make a perfect single serve chocolate chip cookie in the microwave! Satisfy your sweet tooth in minutes with this super simple microwave dessert recipe.  Baking and cooking in the microwave has always been a favorite around Steamy Kitchen. You might...

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Vanilla Mug Cake

Vanilla Mug Cake

Learn how to make a super quick and satisfying treat in the microwave in just 1 minute! This microwave vanilla mug cake has all of the traditional flavors of a regular vanilla cake, but cooked in the microwave and requires no mess in the kitchen.  Cooking cake in...

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Mother’s Day Recipe Round Up!

Mother’s Day Recipe Round Up!

Mother's Day 2021 is right around the corner and we wanted to round up some of our favorite Mother's Day recipes for you to treat the special women in your life! From breakfast and brunch, to main dishes, and of course sweet desserts and more, we have you covered. If...

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Chinese Sweet Coconut Buns Recipe

Chinese Sweet Coconut Buns Recipe

We immigrated to the United States when I was four years old, which is FOURTY FOUR YEARS AGO. Growing up Chinese in the midwest was no easy feat, especially for my Mom. She didn't know but a few words of English, in a strange land where we were just one of two Asian...

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Strawberry Almond Cream Tart Recipe

Strawberry Almond Cream Tart Recipe

This Strawberry Almond Cream Tart recipe is from Cooking Light Cookbook: Cooking Through the Seasons. The graham cracker crust is perfect with the light cream-cheese filling. Fresh strawberries and slivered almonds complete this summery dessert. Strawberry-Almond...

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Secret Ingredient Microwave Chocolate Cake

Secret Ingredient Microwave Chocolate Cake

Learn how to turn a regular box of cake mix into a super quick and satisfying treat in your microwave in under 10 minutes! The best trick for this easy treat is swapping the butter or oil out for an overly ripe banana. The result is an incredibly moist cake, with a...

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How to Make Mongolian BBQ at Home

How to Make Mongolian BBQ at Home

DIY Mongolian barbecue is one of the most fun, interactive meals you can have at home! Each person can choose their ingredients and perform a 5 minute stir-fry at the table for their custom dish. We created this recipe for San-J, using their ready-to use...

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Vietnamese Coffee Ice Cream Recipe

Vietnamese Coffee Ice Cream Recipe

You'll learn: To create the perfect Vietnamese coffee ice cream, use a mix of evaporated milk, sweetened condensed milk and heavy cream. Coffee of your choice, either caffeinated or decaf. Vanilla extract or pure vanilla bean completes the flavor profile. Vietnamese...

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Chocolate Chip Hazelnut Cookie Recipe

Chocolate Chip Hazelnut Cookie Recipe

This chocolate chip cookie recipe features: This recipe is from Dorie Greenspan, a James Beard Award winner and New York Times Bestselling author of Baking with Julia and Around My French Table. The hazelnut or almond flour gives the cookie a extraordinary...

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Chocolate Cake S’mores Cookies

Chocolate Cake S’mores Cookies

In our backyard, we have a fire pit, which really is just a hole in the ground with some arranged bricks around the perimeter to serve as a pretty border (so that you can call it a "fire pit" and not just a "hole in the ground") and tell the kids where the DO NOT...

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Halloween Skull Cake

Halloween Skull Cake

My good friend and long-distance assistant, Julie from The Little Kitchen, came over a few weeks ago for a visit. I'm not a very good baker, thus the lack of fancy cakes and sweets on this blog. But Julie is. So I roped her into helping me bake a Halloween themed cake...

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Crepes with Salted Lemon Butter Caramel

Crepes with Salted Lemon Butter Caramel

I've been pretty quiet on the cookbook development front - other than announcing that I scored a cookbook deal with a publisher that produces some of my very favorite books, Ten Speed Press, I haven't shared much. I think most authors will agree, the process of...

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Apple Cinnamon Bourekas

Apple Cinnamon Bourekas

These delicious Apple Cinnamon Bourekas, look great and are so easy to make! Little, fluffy hand pies from the middle east, with a delectable spiced apple filling - what's not to love! Hi! My name is Tory Avey. I am so thrilled to be guest posting for Jaden here at...

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Nutella Bread Pudding

Nutella Bread Pudding

Breakfast or dessert? We’re not sure, but either way this Nutella Bread pudding is delicious. It's easy to make and packed with chocolaty, nutty flavors. Perfect for Thanksgiving or any time, really! Why This Nutella Bread Pudding Is So Good Great for breakfast or...

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Peanut Butter Pie – a Pie for Mikey

Peanut Butter Pie – a Pie for Mikey

There are few emotions that I don't know how to process into words, leaving me utterly speechless. I'll share two of them with you today, one of them is loss of life - my friend Jennifer Perillo lost her husband in a sudden heart attack. The other emotion, the...

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Chocolate and Coffee Cupcakes with Coconut Frosting

Chocolate and Coffee Cupcakes with Coconut Frosting

A couple of months ago, I asked Julie of The Little Kitchen for recipes involving coffee and she responded with a very enthusiastic, "YOU MUST MAKE THESE CUPCAKES!"  As if her insistence wasn't enough to convince me, her recipe was titled, "Best Homemade...

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Roasted Pumpkin Recipe

New Memory Card Game

Have you tried our new Furry Friends Memory Game with photos from our community? Test your memory and sharpen your short-term cognitive skills! Click below to play! Furry Friends Memory Game