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Marisa Guerra is the founder of Marisa Bakes, an online baking blog where she shares fun recipes and baking tutorials. Based in Los Angeles, she is a self-taught baker that develops, tests, photographs, and shares each recipe on her site. She loves finding inspiration wherever she goes and encouraging anyone that they can bake. It’s a fun way to express yourself and you end up with something sweet to eat. What’s not to love?

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Breakfast

Apple Pie Cinnamon Rolls

These Apple Pie Cinnamon Rolls have all the best parts of apple pie like the…

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Other Sweet Treats

Pie Crust Ice Cream Sandwiches

We’ve all been there. You make a pie and have leftover pie dough you have…

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Recipes

Mini Pumpkin Cakes

Pumpkin cake is one of my favorite fall desserts, and these Mini Pumpkin Cakes are…

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Recipes

Leftover Candy Brownies

It’s that time of year where the shelves are lined with bags of candy and…

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Drinks

Witch’s Brew Cocktail

It’s Halloween season and I’ve been making lots of spooky desserts. I dreamt up this…

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Fall

Pumpkin Bundt Cake

The weather is getting colder, which means I’m ready to bake all of the cozy…

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Classic

Sprinkle Sugar Cookies

It’s that time of year again where I celebrate another year of sharing fun and…

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Breakfast

Brown Sugar Pop Tarts

I know I’m not the only one that grew up with the occasional pop tart…

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Classic

Chocolate Sugar Cookies

These Chocolate Sugar Cookies are rich and fudgy with the perfect amount of chew in…

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Other Sweet Treats

Peach Galette

Summer means stone fruit season which means it’s the perfect time to make this Peach…

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Other Sweet Treats

Cookies and Cream Pudding

Cookies and Cream: one of the classic flavors that’s sure to please almost anyone. It’s…

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Other Sweet Treats

Mini Berry Trifles

It is officially summer time which means that I am looking for any excuse to…

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Other Sweet Treats

Cherry Hand Pies

One of my favorite summer desserts is a fruit hand pie. They’re a great way…

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Cake

Maple Waffle Bacon Cake

If you’ve followed me for a while, you know the deep love of Parks and…

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Cookies

Carrot Cake Cookies

No dessert says Easter more than the classic carrot cake. It’s the medley of spices,…

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Brownies and Bars

Irish Cream Brownies with Irish Cream Frosting

Saint Patrick’s Day is coming up, and this year I decided to combine my love…

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Cake

Mini Chocolate Cakes for Two

Have you ever really wanted chocolate cake, but didn’t really want to make a whole…

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Cookies

Chocolate Mint Chip Cookies

One of my favorite types of candy is a nonpareil. I love the crunch you…

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Cake

Peppermint Cake Design Tutorial

Besides loving the flavor of peppermint, I love that swirled design peppermints have. They’re so…

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Drinks

Peppermint Milkshakes

If you’ve followed me for a while, you know I’m a fan of a milkshake.…

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Brownies and Bars

Peppermint Brownies

One of my all time favorite flavors this time of year is peppermint! It’s refreshing…

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Drinks

Pumpkin Pie Milkshakes

Have some leftover pumpkin pie? Grab a slice, some vanilla ice cream, and your favorite…

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Brownies and Bars

Peanut Butter Cup Brownies

Halloween may be over, the costumes may no longer be needed, and the spooky decorations…

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Drinks

Bloody Halloween Milkshakes

I’ve made lots of Halloween desserts before, but never something as eerie as these Bloody…

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Cookies

Giant Sugar Cookie

Somehow four years have passed since I first started developing recipes for Marisa Bakes! Last…

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Cookies

PB and J Cookies

School has started, which always has me feeling sentimental for the days of fresh school…

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Drinks

Raspberry Liqueur Milkshakes

I’m back with another milkshake recipe for you! This one’s not only creamy and delicious,…

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Cookies

Banana Split Ice Cream Sandwiches

When I think of classic ice cream desserts, I think of the iconic banana split.…

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Cookies

S’mores Cookies

This week I’m back in the kitchen with another fun summer recipe, but this time…

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Drinks

Cotton Candy Milkshakes

If you’ve ever been to a county fair, you know the sweet smell of the…

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Drinks

S’mores Milkshakes

When I think of summer, I think of summer camp and the S’mores! Hours were…

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Tutorials

Patriotic Bunting Sugar Cookie Tutorial

I’ve always loved decorating for holidays, and one of my favorite patriotic decorations is the…

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Cookies

Triple Berry Cookies

Summer is here, and I’m ready to start baking with all of the summer berries.…

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Drinks

Cookies and Cream Milkshakes

Summer is almost here, which means I’m busy creating all kinds of fun no-bake recipes…

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Brownies and Bars

Mint Chip Brownies

When I think of baking in May, I think of all things mint chip! My…

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Other Sweet Treats

Chocolate Easter Bunny Cupcake Tutorial

There are a lot of great Easter candy options to choose from, but my all…

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Drinks

Chocolate Irish Cream Milkshakes

Saint Patrick’s Day is already next week, and I’m all for creating fun desserts to…

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Other Sweet Treats

Chocolate Irish Cream Pudding

Chocolate pairs well with a lot of other flavors, but one flavor that really compliments…

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Other Sweet Treats

Mini Chocolate Cupcakes with Raspberry Buttercream

Can we all agree that making mini cupcakes means that you can eat more than…

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Cookies

Buttermilk Waffle Cookies

What do you do when you want to celebrate Galentine’s Day in a way that…

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Cookies

Chocolate Covered Strawberry Cookies

Chocolate Covered Strawberries are great, but what if you took that classic dessert and made…

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Cookies

Chocolate Orange Cookies

There are a lot of amazing flavors that pair perfectly with chocolate, but one of…

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Cut Out Cookies

New Year’s Eve Piñata Clock Cookie Tutorial

New Year’s Eve is almost here, and I am all for celebrating the new year.…

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Other Sweet Treats

Chocolate Covered Peppermint Pretzels

Chocolate and peppermint is one of my all time favorite Christmas flavor combos. Last year…

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Cake

Christmas Light Cakes Tutorial

One of my absolute favorite Christmas traditions is putting up Christmas lights! Whether it’s on…

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Drinks

Apple Pie Milkshakes

Whether you’ve got an extra slice of apple pie or the ingredients to make an…

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Fall

Leaf Shaped Apple Hand Pies

We’re well into fall, and I’ve been enjoying all of the usual fall flavored desserts,…

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Recipes

10 Things to Make This Halloween

Halloween is one of my all time favorite holidays, which is why I’m always so…

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Halloween

Spider Web Cut Out Sugar Cookies with Printable Template

Halloween is almost here, and I’ve got a sugar cookie tutorial for you that will…

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Drinks

Halloween Chocolate Milkshakes

Halloween season is here, and I’m all for making as many spooky desserts as possible, but…

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Cake

Mini Funfetti Cake for One

Today marks the third anniversary of my first blog post on Marisa Bakes, and I…

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Other Sweet Treats

Chocolate Orange Pudding

Chocolate pudding is one of my favorite desserts because of how rich, creamy, and decadent…

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Cookies

Giant Neapolitan Sugar Cookies

I first came up with the idea for these Giant Neapolitan Sugar Cookies because I…

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Drinks

Chocolate Chocolate Chip Milkshakes

If you’re like me, you’re always looking for something fun and delicious to make, but…

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Drinks

Peanut Butter and Jelly Milkshakes

Who else was raised on the classic PB & J sandwich? I’m talking about a…

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Cut Out Cookies

Flower Cut-Out Cookies Tutorial

I like a lot of different desserts, but sometimes there’s just nothing that beats a…

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Other Sweet Treats

Lemon Pudding

Pudding is one of my favorite desserts to make when it’s hot outside because it…

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Cookies

Chocolate Coconut Cookies

I dreamt up the recipe for these Chocolate Coconut Cookies when I was craving a…

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Cut Out Cookies

Ruffled Heart Cookies Tutorial

Whether you like to celebrate Valentine’s Day, Galentine’s Day or both, heart cookies are always…

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Other Sweet Treats

Chocolate Covered Caramel Dipped Pretzels

Chocolate covered pretzels are great, but have you ever had pretzels that are dipped in…

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Other Sweet Treats

Raspberry Liqueur Brownie Trifles

If you’re like me, you make New Year’s Eve all about the dessert. Don’t worry,…

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Christmas

Cranberry Orange Christmas Tree Hand Pies

Somehow Christmas is only five days away. I don’t know where the rest of December…

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Christmas

Chocolate Peppermint Pudding

The season for chocolate and peppermint is officially upon us! Everywhere you look there are…

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Cookies

Chocolate Peanut Butter Half and Half Cookies

Chocolate and peanut butter, a combination so classic that it’s hard to beat. If you…

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Halloween

Raspberry Bat Hand Pies with Printable Template

If you’re looking for something delicious, fun, and just a little spooky to make for…

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Halloween

Jack O’ Lantern Stained Glass Cookies Tutorial

Halloween is almost upon us, and it’s time to start dreaming up which Halloween treats…

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Drinks

Chocolate Covered Pretzel and Salted Caramel Milkshakes

One of my favorite flavor combinations involves salted caramel, pretzels, and lots of chocolate. I…

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Drinks

Chocolate Coconut Milkshakes

Milkshakes are one of my favorite things to make when it’s hot outside, and I…

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Breakfast

Coconut Muffins

Don’t get me wrong, I like to dive into intricate recipes with detailed instructions and…

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Cake

Chocolate Orange Layer Cake

I know January can be exciting because its the start of the new year, which…

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Cake

Gingerbread Layer Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

There are a lot of classic holiday desserts out there, but one of my favorite…

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Cookies

Maple Cinnamon Cookies

Are you more of a chewy cookie person or a crispy cookie person? I think…

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Fall

Caramel Apple Muffins

Halloween is one of my favorite holidays, so I’m all for celebrating it throughout October.…

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Cookies

Pumpkin Spice Oatmeal Cookies

Does anyone else already have a long list of things they’re planning on baking this…

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Cake

Strawberry Daiquiri Cake

I’m not really sure how we’re already halfway through August, but I do know that…

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Drinks

Mint Chip Milkshakes

I’m back with another milkshake recipe for you! I think we all deserve another milkshake…

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Drinks

Berry Pie Milkshakes

One of my favorite summer desserts is a classic berry pie. I usually go for…

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Cookies

Chocolate Caramel Pretzel Cookies

Does anyone else love the combination of salty and sweet as much as me? These…

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Cake

Dark Chocolate Mint Chip Cake

Somehow May is almost already half way over, which in my family means it’s time…

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Breakfast

Maple Cream Scones

It’s hard not to love a buttery, soft, flaky scone. You know what I’m talking…

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Cake

Irish Cream and Chocolate Bundt Cake with a Dark Chocolate Glaze

This cake is my new favorite Saint Patrick’s Day tradition…a rich chocolate cake with a…

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Other Sweet Treats

Classic Chocolate Pudding

Whether you’re celebrating with your galentines, a loved one, or yourself this week, this chocolate…

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Cake

Buttermilk Waffle Cake with Maple Buttercream

Is there any meal greater than breakfast? Maybe it’s the endless number of options or…

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Christmas

Creamy Hot Chocolate with Peppermint Chocolate Dipped Marshmallows

Whenever it starts to get chilly this time of year, I can’t wait to make…

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Breakfast

Pumpkin Cinnamon Rolls with Cream Cheese Icing

Can you believe it’s already mid November? It seems like pumpkins were just being carved…

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Halloween

Caramel Apples

Put a pot on the stove and get ready to watch it boil, it’s time…

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Cake

Pumpkin Spice Layer Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

As of last week, fall is officially here, and I’m so ready for all of…

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