Keep your cool in the kitchen this summer with these 8 warm-weather tips

Keep your cool in the kitchen this summer with these 8 warm-weather tips

As bakers, we’ve never been too fond of the old adage “If you can’t take the heat, stay out of the kitchen.” We’re passionate about baking, and we’re not about to let summer heat shut us out of our happy place. That’s why, during the course of our years of experience, we’ve discovered the best […]

Shake up teatime with these tea and Cookie Brittle pairings

Shake up teatime with these tea and Cookie Brittle pairings

Move over coffee — you’re not the only hot beverage that goes well with dessert. With so many varieties, flavors and caffeine levels to choose from, tea is one of our favorite beverages, whether we’re just waking up in the morning or having a nightcap before bed. And, like coffee, tea also goes with just […]

Packing the perfect picnic basket

Packing the perfect picnic basket

Sometimes, packing the perfect picnic basket is just as fun as the outing itself. First, there’s planning out the menu, and then there’s discovering all the clever ways to pack up the food and keep it presentable. And shopping for just the right picnic basket and all the portable accessories is a blast. We at […]

Making a Cookie Brittle Milkshake

Making a Cookie Brittle Milkshake

Being in the business of dreaming up ways to make everything in life sweeter, the bakers of Mother Rucker’s Sweets have come up with just the thing to take your milkshake recipe from ordinary to gourmet: cookie brittle. Nothing complements a cold, creamy, sweet milkshake like the surprising texture and rich flavor of expertly baked cookie […]

Our favorite sweet, homemade Easter treats

Our favorite sweet, homemade Easter treats

Easter sweets give us a chance to color everything in happy pastel hues — a sort of culinary tribute to spring. Jelly beans and store-bought chocolate bunnies are always fun, but homemade treats will wow your friends and family with their presentation and scrumptiousness. Being in the business of making life joyful, we at Mother […]