Jen is a recipe developer, food blogger and baking enthusiast. She started Baked by an Introvert as a way to share her love for baking. She bakes mostly from scratch, transforming classic recipes into something more creative.

WELCOME TO Baked by an introvert

Where Baking Magic Happens!

Here on my site, you will find a variety of baked goods, desserts, and a few savory options. I enjoy working with my hands to create edible masterpieces. It’s amazing how you can turn simple ingredients into something that brings joy to the people around you.

I’ve always had a love for baking and cooking. There are fond memories of me helping my godmother whip up her famous watergate salad and signature potato salad.

As a teenager, I became responsible for preparing the family dinner because my mother was working second shift. This is when I discovered my passion for experimenting with food.

It wasn’t long after that when my grandma gave me my first cookbook on baking. I fell in love and wanted to make everything in it.

Even though I never bake from this book anymore, it remains a part of my collection. It sits on my bookshelf with its broken binding and tattered and stained pages as a reminder of where this passion came from.


where baking is a
science, but creativity is limitless

Where do I get inspiration

I get inspiration for my recipes from all over and I really enjoy putting my own spin on classic recipes that we’ve all come to know and love. When it comes to flavor options, the possibilities are endless.

Overhead of banana cookies on a wire rack.

Banana Cookies

Mini apple pies on a wire rack.

Mini Apple Pies

strawberry macarons scattered in a baking sheet liked with parchment paper

Strawberry Macarons

basic muffins with one broken open so the inside is visible

Basic Muffin Recipe

Side view of slice of vanilla cake with vanilla frosting.

How to Make a Basic Vanilla Cake

soft scones stacked on one another

How to Make Soft Scones

Coconut buttercream frosting swirled on top of a vanilla cupcake.

Coconut Buttercream Frosting

Side view of slice of strawberry cheesecake on white plate.

Strawberry Cheesecake

Front view of Ciabatta Bread cut in half so the inside is visible.

Ciabatta Bread

overhead of candied orange slices arranged on a white plate

Candied Orange Slices

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