The easy, overnight french toast casserole has a layer of tart apples and buttery caramel sauce at the bottom!

Caramel-Apple French Toast Casserole

January 17, 2017
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My family is on a bit of a different schedule on Sundays for the next year. We have long, lazy mornings with nowhere to be until the afternoon. So we’ve decided to capitalize on it by having brunch every Sunday

Need help planning easy weeknight dinners the whole family will love? Follow along with my Menu Ideas series, where I'll be sharing 5 family-friendly ideas for quick and delicious weeknight dinners.

Menu Ideas 17

January 12, 2017

It has been a few months since I posted Menu Ideas, and we’ve eaten so many delicious, easy dinners since then that I’ve had a hard time choosing which ones to share on today’s post! All of the ones I’m

Make these amazing citrus bars with your favorite citrus fruit!

Winter Citrus Bars

January 10, 2017
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It’s such a happy coincidence that winter is citrus season, isn’t it? Here in Oregon, winter usually means lots of grey skies and gloomy days; we sometimes go weeks without seeing the sun. It’s so lucky, then, that citrus season is

Your top 10 reader favorites of 2016 are on Lulu the Baker today! Bar cookies, pies, fried chicken, and more!

Best Recipes of 2016

January 3, 2017

Happy New Year, folks! We had a really wonderful holiday break, with lots of family in town, tons of good food, and many great memories made. We watched movies, went bowling, roller skated, played games, put together puzzles, and spent the

Cute recipe cards and a hard enamel pin from Scandinavian Gatherings.

Scandinavian Gatherings Stocking Stuffers

December 14, 2016

My friend Anne posted something earlier this week on Instagram about Christmas being next week, and I was stunned. Next week! I am well aware of when Christmas is, but putting it into those words really shocked me. I have

Make this easy, 4-ingredient cheese ball to your next holiday party!

Salami Cheese Ball

December 9, 2016
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I don’t know about you guys, but we have so many holiday parties to go to this year! We have one tonight, one on Saturday, one on Monday, one on Tuesday… And we have to bring something delicious to each

A Scandinavian Christmas tree

Christmas Tree Inspiration

December 6, 2016
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Beautiful Christmas tree pictures have started to pop up all over social media and the internet. And I love it! I love seeing how creatively people decorate their trees and make them the point of inspiration for the rest of their holiday

Join me at The King's English Bookshop in Salt Lake City, Utah for cookies and a Scandinavian Gatherings book signing on Tuesday, December 6th from 7-9pm.

Utah Book Signing!

December 2, 2016
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Happy December, friends! This year has flown by; I can’t believe we are nearly at the end of 2016. It has been a wonderful, crazy year here on Lulu the Baker, and I have one final Scandinavian Gatherings book event to

Make this easy and festive holiday garland out of felt and baker's twine!

No-Sew Felt Holiday Garland

November 29, 2016

  When I was little, my parents always made us wait until December 1st to put up our Christmas tree, decorate for the holidays, and sing Christmas songs. My mom always threw a fun December 1st party for us with