Become a Cheese Board God(dess)

Become a Cheese Board God(dess)
Let's be real, a solid cheese boards is the ultimate indulgence and a show of class. While there is no hard evidence to back this up, the next time you mention you’re going to assemble a cheese board for your upcoming book club notice how the immediate response is, “Ooooo a cheese...

Becoming a Mompreneur

Becoming a Mompreneur
I have been procrastinating writing this for a couple weeks now. That’s a long time to avoid doing something for me, given that I feel an anxious itch every time I know there’s something I’m supposed to do and am consciously avoiding. I am of the get-it-done-ASAP-and-cross-it-off-the-list ilk; the crossing...

DIY Summer Activities

DIY Summer Activities
Backyard barbecues, days at the beach, fresh watermelon, flip flops, fireworks, popsicles melting down your hand. Nothing beats summertime. We wait all year for summer vacation and now that it’s here, it’s time to celebrate! Some of our favorite childhood memories are summers spent running around in the sprinkles in...

6 Common Baking Terms Explained

6 Common Baking Terms Explained
The process of baking is an adventure within itself, from getting the right ingredients to properly mixing them together, to setting the oven to the right temperature, and so on. Sometimes, when following a recipe, you may come across some unfamiliar yet “fancy” terms. Here are 6 baking terms you...

Guide To Passing On Family Recipes

Guide To Passing On Family Recipes
Every family has traditions that are special to them, especially those relating to food and recipes. Marlo’s Bakeshop became a reality all because one secret family recipe was passed down through generations. Here are our tips to passing on your favorite family recipes to continue sharing those traditions with your...

4 Unexpectedly Delightful Summer Drink Pairings

4 Unexpectedly Delightful Summer Drink Pairings
When you think of pairing your favorite Soft-Baked Biscotti or cookies with a beverage, you probably think of hot ones, right? But who says you can’t enjoy them with cold drinks on a hot summer day, too? Here are some of our favorite warm weather beverage pairings - let us...

An Approach to Eating: The 80/20 Lifestyle

An Approach to Eating:  The 80/20 Lifestyle
At Marlo’s Bakeshop, we’re big believers in the 80/20 lifestyle - choosing to eat healthy foods 80% of the time, which then allows you the freedom to indulge the other 20% of the time. This is more of a healthy diet plan, that will make you feel better than any diet you’ve ever...

Travel Eating: Tips for Eating Like A Local

Travel Eating: Tips for Eating Like A Local
Summer to us means lots of traveling. And whether we’re doing a cross-country road trip traveling outside of the US, one thing’s for sure; food is going to be a very important part of our trip. One of the best ways to get to know the local traditions, history and...

Get To Know Tahini

Get To Know Tahini
Tahini. No, not that island in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, the peanut butter looking stuff. But is it peanut butter? Is it even made with nuts? What exactly is this deliciously rich and intoxicating ingredient that seems to be everywhere these days? If you grew up in the...