8 Quick, Easy Recipes That Are Actually Fun to Bake (Even For Beginners)

Brownie Kiss Cupcakes

Making surprise brownie cupcakes is a blast! My goddaughter wanted 32 for her birthday but only needed 27 for class. Where did the extra five go?

Nutella Hand Pies

Tiny Nutella hand pies with puff pastry—so good, you won't want to share! From Taste of Home Test Kitchen in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

40-Minute Hamburger Buns

I make tasty burgers for three hungry guys on our ranch. These soft buns are perfect for their big appetites. They're so good, I serve them with meals too. —Jessie McKenney, Twodot, Montana

Honey-Peanut Butter Cookies

When my hubby craves a snack, he asks for these yummy peanut butter honey cookies. —Lucile Proctor, Panguitch, Utah

Peanut Butter Sheet Cake

A pastor's wife shared this yummy recipe with me, and my family can't get enough! —Brenda Jackson, Garden City, Kansas

Magic Bars

These tasty bars are so yummy! Perfect for a quick snack. —Pauline Schrag, Theresa, New York

Pull-Apart Herb Bread

This recipe is super easy and tastes amazing! It's a twist on a doughnut recipe I made years ago with refrigerated biscuits. Best enjoyed warm by tearing it apart. —Evelyn Kenney, Hamilton, NJ

First-Place Coconut Macaroons

My coconut cookies won 1st place at the county fair! Hubby loves them, always asking for his batch. I like that it's a small recipe for just us. - Penny Ann from Shawano, WI