Author Archives: Suzy

Annnnd I’m back!

It’s been a long time, but Suzy Bakes is back with a new look and a new mission. I will still be baking treats and posting recipes, but will also be extending coverage to savory dishes and the occasional restaurant …
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The Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

I’ve been searching for the perfect chocolate chip cookie recipe for years. I’ve had plenty of amazingly delicious chocolate chip cookies, but have never been able to make the recipe my own. Some people swear by the Toll House recipe on the back of …
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Peanut Butter and Jelly Cookies

At the ripe age of 26, I’ve realized I’m just like a little kid. I like to play outside, I still dream of being a marine biologist, and my favorite foods are pizza, grilled cheese, and peanut butter and jelly …
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Guinness Cupcakes with Bailey’s Frosting

I have been waiting to make these cupcakes for several months now.  Being fiercely proud of my Irish heritage (and also a huge fan of Guinness), I knew that I had to make these for the international holiday of my …
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New Recipes Coming Soon!

Suzy Bakes has been on a little hiatus after the holidays. In attempt to shed some of those winter pounds (and due to an upcoming trip to Florida), the kitchen has not been used to its potential the past few …
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Reindeer Cake Balls

Merry Christmas everyone! I’d heard about cake balls from Bakerella’s blog a while ago, but always assumed they were just that: balls of cake. Big whoop, I thought. Then, my amazingly talented friend Jen made some cake balls. I know …
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Peanut Butter Cup Cookies

December is here, which means it’s almost time for Christmas cookies! I’m planning on taking a whole Sunday in the next week or so and just baking  a few different kinds of cookies. I love doing some traditional Christmas cookies …
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Nutella Brownies

I had originally intended on making macarons this week. I bought everything I needed and set out to make them when I got home from work. I checked out some of the posts from Crystal at Windshield Diaries because she …
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Mini Pumpkin Pies

These are hands-down the cutest things I’ve made. Ever. The fact that they are actually shaped like little itty bitty pumpkins just sweetens the deal. Oh, also? They are so freaking easy to make! I’ve said before that I like …
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Pumpkin Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

Yes, pumpkin cupcakes again. It’s officially autumn, so pumpkin cupcakes will make an appearance at least one more time this season. Since I’ve already gone on and on and on and on and on about pumpkins in my previous posts, …
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