Kristen Timmers

Hi, I'm Kristen, welcome!
I am a full-time bakery and cafe owner, and spend my days in the kitchen doing what I love...creating pastries, desserts, and meals that are full of love, flavor, and that make people happy.
This site was originally published in 2014, it has grown, evolved, changed, and it was time for a full refresh. I hope you enjoy what you read, see, and experience as you browse my online home.

There is nothing more delicious and comforting than a true classic Italian Bolognese Sauce. If you’re looking for an incredible

I’ve made many chocolate chunk cookies in my lifetime. This is the classic recipe that I come back to time

Today we’re making Cheesy Scrambled Eggs, cooked gently and folded together with grated cheese and sautéed greens. This easy twist

House rule? No boring tofu allowed. This Crispy Tofu with Spicy Chili Crisp Peanut Sauce delivers. It is one of

Vibrant Roasted Carrots with Carrot Top Pesto epitomize root-to-stalk cooking. Carrot halves are roasted until tender and lightly caramelized then

If you’re looking for a great cocktail to serve at your next gathering, look no further! This crowd-friendly Pineapple Punch


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