Baked Mini Chocolate Glazed Donuts

Baker Bettie Breakfast, Donuts, Sweets 18 Comments

I woke up yesterday morning feeling sad. It was one of the first things I said to my husband. “I’m feeling really sad this morning.” He hugged me and kissed me on the head. It isn’t abnormal for me to say things like this. I have random episodes of anxiety and intense sadness somewhat regularly. But it just felt different. So I did what I always do when I feel down, I got into the kitchen and started baking. It’s always this battle with myself. Is it healthy to always turn to food for comfort? But like I have said …

Baked Cinnamon Sugar Mini Donuts

Baker Bettie Breakfast, Donuts, Sweets 152 Comments

A simple recipe for baked mini cinnamon sugar donuts. Light and fluffy mini cake donuts tossed in cinnamon sugar. This recipe can be used with a mini donut pan or with a mini donut maker!  I feel like I need to apologize for my sporadic posting lately. I was beginning to worry that I was losing motivation, losing inspiration, or just plain losing *it*. But I am realizing that none of those things are true. My mind is just preoccupied with other big things going on in my life. Just lots of things, all happening very close together. Exciting, scary, sad, joyous, …

Chocolate Filled Mini Donuts

Baker Bettie Breakfast, Donuts, Mini, Sweets 30 Comments

Yesterday was one of those days where the baking gods were just not on my side.  I had these plans of making these adorable mini cakes, but no matter how much I greased and floured the pans I could not get them out in one piece. But luckily my mind is always churning about things I can make so I decided to make some sweet yeast dough last night for some homemade donuts this morning.  I knew that would make one happy husband.  These were so easy.  And how yummy and adorable would these be as a party dessert? Served …