The Crazy for Basic Dessert Recipes eBook is HERE!

Hey everyone!! Today is such a happy day! It’s the day I can finally debut my newest project: my eBook series! I’ve been hard at work these past few months writing my very first eCookbook and it’s finally available for pre-sale TODAY!

This cookbook, Crazy for Basic Dessert Recipes: 20 Classic Recipes That Are Anything But Basic, is the first in what I hope will be an ongoing eCookbook series on all the desserts I’m crazy for!

Crazy for Basic Dessert Recipes: 20 Classic Dessert Recipes that are anything but Basic! A new eCookbook by Dorothy Kern from!

This book contains 20 “basic” dessert recipes for cookies, pies, cupcakes, brownies, and bars. Why basic? Because a basic recipe is all you need to go crazy in the kitchen! Once you have a basic brownie or chocolate chip cookie recipe you can make any flavor you want.

Chocolate Cookies from the Crazy for Basic Dessert Recipes: 20 Classic Recipes That Are Anything But Basic eCookbook by

Some of these recipes are on the blog in some way, shape, or form, and a few of them are brand new. All of them are written in an easy-to-understand way so that even the novice baker can have success making dessert.

Recipes included:

  • Chocolate Chip Cookies
  • Peanut Butter Cookies
  • Snickerdoodles
  • Brownies
  • Blondies
  • Lemon Bars
  • My favorite Pie Crust recipes
  • Mini Cheesecakes
  • Chocolate Cupcakes
  • Red Velvet Cupcakes
  • And many more!

Not only do you get the basic 20 recipes, but I give you instructions on how to take your desserts to the next level. Each recipe includes suggestions on small changes you can do to make the recipe your own and make the classic recipe anything but basic.

Red Velvet Cupcakes from the Crazy for Basic Dessert Recipes: 20 Classic Recipes That Are Anything But Basic eCookbook by

You also get the following in the eCookbook:

  • A Pie Recipe Chart – 6 additional recipe ideas using the simple crusts and pudding recipes in the book to make completely new pies.
  • Measurement Equivalents, Pan Size Equivalents, and Oven Equivalents – plus a free printable!
  • The Basics Baking Pantry and Kitchen lists for all your shopping needs – plus a free printable!

This eCookbook is for But it on Amazon NOW!

Order your copy TODAY

Thank you for all your support, I couldn’t have done this without you!

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  1. Sounds like a very useful collection of recipes!

  2. Congrats, Dorothy! I can ONLY imagine how much work this was! The photographs, writing it, getting it formatted, doing all the behind the scenes stuff to get it on Amazon. You deserve to make a million bucks with this one – and you’re right, you really only need the ‘basic’ blueprint and then you can go in a million directions with variations on a theme. Bravo!

  3. Congrats Dorothy!  I already pre-ordered my copy…your photos are always gorgeous.  I know this had to be a lot of work…now you can breathe again.  =)  Thanks for sharing your tips and experiences with us. 

  4. congratulations!! what an accomplishment; I really don’t now how  you do it all

  5. Sounds great! Hope you make a bundle. Congrats!

  6. Congratulations! I pre-ordered my copy on Amazon, and looking forward to the recipes. I love a basic recipe that I can change up.

  7. Got one preordered!  Thanks!!

  8. Heading over to Amazon ASAP to order. I’m really excited about this, and it was such a surprise! Had no idea all this happiness was going on. I will add it to my Dorothy cookbook collection!

  9. Congratulations on the eCookbook! That is an amazing achievement. Way to go! And the recipes in it sound great. I’m especially intrigued by your favorite pie crusts because there can never be too much pie in my life! 😉

  10. Congrats Dorothy! This is awesome … I love all of your chocolate recipes!

  11. Congrats on the new book! All of the recipes look incredible.

  12. Congratulations! That’s awesome. Everything sounds so good!

  13. Congrats!!  I can’t even imagine how much work this too, bravo!!  I love the classics and such a great idea to offer ways to take them to the next level! 

  14. Congratulations on your ebook!! How exciting!!  The recipes look super delicious!

  15. An ebook!!! How exciting! I went to click on the pre-order link but remembered Amazon is on our blocked list of websites at work 🙁 🙁 Mental note *look up Dorothy’s delicious basic desserts ebook*!

  16. Well, congrats from the bunch down South….another 20# just around the corner…

    G/D and GMM

  17. Hello Dorothy.

    It seems there is something wrong with the link to get the PDF version.

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