Doctor Baker*

*in the making, anyway. PhD student, avid baker, reader of all things.



Sweet Saturday: The BEST Gooey Double Chocolate Cookies (Lactose Free)

The best cookies are the ones that are soft, crumbly, and gooey with just the slightest bit of a crisp when you bite into them. And that's exactly what this recipe is. I love playing around with making cookies, and... Continue Reading →


Sweet Saturday: Apple Pots (Lactose Free)

A while ago I bought some cute ramekins on sale, and this weekend I finally got around to putting them into use. I wanted to make apple crumble, but unfortunately my lactose-free butter is more of a margarine, so it... Continue Reading →

Sweet Saturday: Happy (Birthday) Pill Cake!

I'm friends with quite a lot of people studying to be "real doctors"; the kind who'll work in hospitals when they're done. Two of those said friends had their birthdays recently, and to go with a theme of medicine I... Continue Reading →

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Sweet Saturday: Banana, Maple & Walnut Bread (Lactose Free!)

Imagine if you could take pancake toppings, and put them into a somewhat healthier bread instead. Well, that's essentially what I did when my housemate donated 3 overripe bananas to me earlier this week. I like banana bread, but where... Continue Reading →

Sweet Saturday: Poké Ball Cupcakes!

February 27th was Pokemon Day, and what better way to celebrate than with some yummy Poké Ball Cupcakes! This week is more about decorating than it is about the cakes themselves; you can use any cupcake recipe you want. Hell,... Continue Reading →

Sweet Saturday: Peanut Butter-ies! (Peanut Butter Brownies, and they’re Lactose Free!)

Hi friends! This week I decided to get real experimental and mix up my good old fashioned fudgey brownie recipe by replacing most of the chocolate with chunky peanut butter. I'm addicted to the peanut butter & chocolate combination at... Continue Reading →

(Belated) Sweet Saturday: Surprise Inside Valentine’s Day Cake (Lactose Free)

This sweet Saturday is extra sweet - perfect for a belated Valentine's Day, or an anniversary, or just because! I've been wanting to try a surprise inside cake for a really long time, because a few of my favourite baking YouTubers... Continue Reading →

Sweet Saturday: Fudge-y Brownies! (Lactose Free)

My first and only real concern when I found out I was lactose intolerant was "oh no... not chocolate". I do research for a sort-of-living though, so I investigated and discovered that really good, really dark chocolate is often lactose... Continue Reading →

Sweet Saturday: Chocolate Cookies with Peanut Butter Chips!

The other day, I was walking through the grocery shop and stocking my pantry for baking (because I finally have a kitchen of my own again!) when I saw something beautiful - Reese's Peanut Butter Chips. As in, chocolate chip type... Continue Reading →

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