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Bored at Home: 5 Things to Bake with Your Family

by | May 8, 2020 | Recipes

It’s time to take advantage of your beautiful kitchen countertops. Baking desserts is a great way to pass the time while you’re bored at home. It’s also a nice way to spend some time with your family as you make something together. 

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What are some things to bake with your family when you’re bored?

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If you have some extra time at home and want to get everyone involved in a family activity, baking delicious treats is a great option. These family favorites are fun and simple to make:

  1. Giant Skillet Brownie
  2. Homemade Funfetti Cupcakes
  3. Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins
  4. Chewy Ginger Cookies 
  5. Classic Lemon Bars

1) Giant Skillet Brownie

You and your family can go crazy topping this giant skillet brownie with ice cream, chocolate chips, and whipped cream. A Beautiful Mess created this brownie recipe to make and share with the entire family.

2) Homemade Funfetti Cupcakes

These homemade funfetti cupcakes bring back great childhood memories. The frosting is simple to make and the cupcakes are fluffy and moist. 

3) Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins

Try these lemon poppy seed muffins from Favorite Family Recipes for a morning or brunch snack the kids will love. They’re full of flavor and tend to go quickly!

4) Chewy Ginger Cookies

These easy to make chewy ginger cookies are a nice treat to have with tea or coffee. Make them as a dessert for lunchtime or have them with breakfast in the morning.

Pro Tip: Don’t set something freshly out of the oven directly onto your granite or quartz countertops. The high heat might cause cracks over time. 

5) Classic Lemon Bars

Sweet and tart classic lemon bars are always a family favorite. They’re delicious and are pleasant to see when served on a nice cake stand. 

Delicious Things to Bake when You’re Bored

With so many things you can bake when you’re bored, you’re sure to find a new favorite dessert for your family. Just remember to clean your countertops regularly to keep your kitchen looking great. Stay safe at home and try baking in your free time!

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