Sweet Lilly Bakes

Sweet Lilly Bakes

Everyone has a sweet tooth!


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Vetebullar (Swedish Cardamom Buns)

Vetebullar (Swedish Cardamom Buns)

Hello, all! I have been brainstorming what I want to do next with baking and I decided that to start the new year I will do a recipe every week from a cook book. I got the recipe book Fika by Anna Brones & Johanna […]

More From Fika: The Art of The Swedish Coffee Break

More From Fika: The Art of The Swedish Coffee Break

Cookbook project update!! I’m still loving it. Though I haven’t been keeping up with it every single week, I’ve been finding the spare time the past month to bake these few recipes. And I am almost done with the first section of the book! I’ve […]

Syltgrottor (Jam Thumbprint Cookies)

Syltgrottor (Jam Thumbprint Cookies)

Welcome back to another post about my new favorite recipe book!! This time? Really not sure how to pronounce that word in Swedish so I’m just gonna call them how I can, thumbprint cookies. These are super simple cookies, spiced with anise and dolloped with […]

Fikonrutor (Fig (and Lingonberry) Squares)

Fikonrutor (Fig (and Lingonberry) Squares)

The amazing recipes from this cookbook don’t stop! This week was fig squares with a buttery almond crust, what my roommate said is now in her top 3 of the best things I’ve baked. I am IN LOVE with these sweet squares of goodness. Plus […]

Oatmeal Lace Cookies

Oatmeal Lace Cookies

Chewy, thin oatmeal cookies drizzled/sandwiched with gingery chocolate…to die for. I made these with some dear friends, and when they tried them the first thing they said was how perfect the cookies would be with tea or coffee. That was when they looked at the […]

Kardemummakaka (Cardamom Bundt Cake)

Kardemummakaka (Cardamom Bundt Cake)

 Another week, another recipe!! And this week was another one with my favorite spice, cardamom.  To be honest, this was kind of a fail on my part for presentation. The recipe called for a 6-cup bundt pan but all I had was a 9-cup bundt […]

Apelsinsnittar (Orange Almond Slices)

Apelsinsnittar (Orange Almond Slices)

Ok so I’m already going against what I said I would be doing which was going in order of the book… I skipped to the third but will go back to the second when I return to school, so please forgive me. Anyway, here is […]

Poor Man’s Cake

Poor Man’s Cake

It’s the holiday season!!! And that means lots and lots (and lots) of baking! I just love being home for the holidays not only for the family time, but also for the time to relax and bake. This holiday season, I am hoping to do […]

Pumpkin Cookies with Cream Cheese Frosting

Pumpkin Cookies with Cream Cheese Frosting

Hello! Happy fall! I have been so excited for this time of year and the flavors that come along with it. I’d like to share with you this recipe for pumpkin cookies with a fluffy, moist, cake-like texture, covered in a smooth, cream cheese frosting. […]

Greek Yogurt Banana Bread

Greek Yogurt Banana Bread

Greetings! I am finally back after about a month without posting a recipe and I am quite happy with this next one! And it is so so so quick and easy. I am officially two weeks into my Junior year of college and my third […]