These easy spiced cider with cinnamon, cloves, and cuties is a perfect gift to put together for friends, neighbors, and teachers!

Cuties Spiced Cider with Printable Gift Tags

December 5, 2017

This post is sponsored by Cuties. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Last year, my friend Emily hosted a favorite things party just before Christmas. Everyone brought three of their favorite thing to share, and everyone went home with

I've teamed up with Hip Hip Party Goods and Hello Maypole to giveaway one super darling prize pack! Head to @luluthebaker on Instagram to find out more!

A Scandinavian Holiday Weekend

December 1, 2017
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Happy Weekend, friends. I wanted to quickly share a couple of fun things with you for the weekend. First, I’ll be selling books and all kinds of other cute things at the ScanFair this weekend in Portland. I haven’t done

Win my cozy hygge favorites in the My Favorite Things Giveaway on Lulu the Baker right now!

My Favorite Things Giveaway!

November 15, 2017

I have such a fun treat for you guys today—a giveaway!! And not just any giveaway—a giveaway of some of my favorite things, and the links to 10 other favorite things giveaways happening right now with some of my favorite

These mini chocolate pecan pies are delicious and easy to make. They're a perfect addition to your Thanksgiving or Friendsgiving dessert table!

Mini Chocolate Pecan Pies

November 13, 2017

Believe it or not, I’d never eaten pecan pie until I made these little minis a few weeks ago. It has certainly been available to me before. I’m pretty sure that my father in-law makes it every Thanksgiving, which means

Have you heard about Hygge?? It's the hottest trend this winter, but what is it, and how do you even pronounce it?

All About Hygge

November 8, 2017
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Let’s talk about Hygge! I know you’ve heard of it, or at least seen the word. I’ve known about the concept of hygge for a few years now, but it seems to be taking the world by storm (albeit a

Scandinavian Gatherings recipe cards, Toadstool and Dala Horse enamel pins, available from Lulu the Baker's Etsy shop

Scandinavian Gatherings Video

November 1, 2017

A post shared by Melissa Bahen (@luluthebaker) on Nov 1, 2017 at 10:37am PDT **This post contains affiliate links. You can read more about them on our policies page.** I’m so excited to finally be able to share this cute video

These may look like unassuming brownies baked in cupcake tins, but once you unwrap them, you'll see they have a peanut butter cookie base! And even better, there's a peanut butter cup hidden in the middle!

Peanut Butter Cup Brownies

October 31, 2017
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My dream brownies all started with a booster club auction. I grew up in Las Vegas, and we didn’t have fundraiser auctions or booster clubs for school athletics. Maybe things have changed in the 11 years that I’ve been gone.