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Ally Bakes Everything Cookies

I love to try challenging and complex desserts, but more often than not, it’s the simpler desserts that people love. This particular cookie recipe has gotten rave reviews and requests from my friends, and over the years, I’ve managed to figure out the ideal ratio of ingredients. The cookies are chocked full of peanut butter, oatmeal,… Continue reading Ally Bakes Everything Cookies

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Ally Bakes Hi-Hat Peanut Butter Chocolate Cupcakes

Happy (belated) New Year’s! One major thing I want to work on in this new year is to improve my food photography skills. I’ve been saying that for years, but for Christmas, I got a new DSLR camera! I’ve played around with DSLRs before and always marveled at how much better the pictures look than… Continue reading Ally Bakes Hi-Hat Peanut Butter Chocolate Cupcakes

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Ally Bakes Red Bean Green Tea Mochi Cupcakes

The intention of this new site was to be more than just a baking blog, but as I’m still trying to figure out the other topics, the first posts are mostly going to be baking related. Can’t see many people complaining about that… If I was infamous enough to have a signature cupcake, this would… Continue reading Ally Bakes Red Bean Green Tea Mochi Cupcakes

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Ally Bakes Chocolate Fudge Cookies

I was really looking forward to Election Day. Not only was this long, drawn-out spectacle going to finally be done, it was also the day of my thesis proposal to become an official PhD candidate. Preparing for this presentation pretty much consumed my life and prevented me from being able to develop this blog further,… Continue reading Ally Bakes Chocolate Fudge Cookies

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Ally Bakes Red Wine Chocolate Cupcakes

One of the goals of this new blog is to makeover some of the recipes from my old blogs – update the pictures, add weight measurements to the recipes, etc. I’m currently borrowing my friend’s DSLR to teach myself photography basics and to think about buying one of my own. Just a few minutes of… Continue reading Ally Bakes Red Wine Chocolate Cupcakes