Here's how it looks after you've added all the dry ingredients and t's risen:
After you spread on the butter, sugar, and cinnamon, this will happen if your butter is too hot. And the recipe called for 2 cups of butter; in the second batch, I used a half a cup and this did not happen:
Yeah, that was not fun:
See, here's the second batch. No mess:
Aren't they cute? They look like roses to me. After cutting them, you have to let them rise again for a few minutes:
Rise, dough, rise!
See how they got puffy:
And here are the little babies after they come out of the oven:
You pour this delicious maple glaze over them:
I wish you could smell them. Oh man. The smell. I want perfume that smells like this:
I'm a proud mama:
And then I cleaned up my kitchen, because after all, I am working towards my goal of becoming Ms. Domestic U.S.A.:
And then I cleaned out my pantry:
You wish you were me.