Hosting Halloween: Spooky Dinner Setting

Velcome, to the second installment of my Hosting Halloween series where I take you through spooky dinner setting ideas! I hope you enjoyed my first post and are excited to see what other tricks I have in store for you. This is my go-to Halloween table setting, and I often refer to it as aContinue reading “Hosting Halloween: Spooky Dinner Setting”

Old-Fashioned Cream Pie & Some Bragging!

This weekend, I’m celebrating my anniversary with my husband, and one thing that’s more old-fashioned than the pie I’ll tell you how to make is the bragging I’m going to do! I know I’m a baking blog, and wedding stuff belongs elsewhere, but I can’t help myself! I planned this wedding for over a year,Continue reading “Old-Fashioned Cream Pie & Some Bragging!”

Biscoff Cookie Butter Cheesecake

Cookie butter has been floating around in the baking world for quite a while, and recently, recipes for all sorts of cookie butters have been popping up. It’s gained an almost cult-like following in the United States since late 2015, and it’s popularity has only grown in the last year. But have you tried original,Continue reading “Biscoff Cookie Butter Cheesecake”

Guinness ‘Cottage Pie’

It’s not always sweet here in the Faust Bakes kitchen, and what better recipe to be the first savory dish on the blog than a Guinness cottage pie? Now, the reason I put cottage pie in quotes in the title of this post is because, as I learned while researching this recipe, this is only technicallyContinue reading “Guinness ‘Cottage Pie’”

The Holy Grail of Cinnamon Pies: ‘Psych’ edition

In 2010, Shawn and Gus were invited to the Cinnamon Festival in the episode “Dual Spires.” The two stumble upon the world’s best cinnamon pie, which keeps popping up throughout the episode. I and several other Psych-o’s took the internet in search of this magical pie only to find that–wait for iiiiiiit–it didn’t exist! Until now.