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Double Chocolate Candy Cane Cookies

Baking, Cookies, Holiday Specials

There’s this one special day that comes around every year. It’s one of my favourite days of the year. It’s Holiday Baking Day! The counters are lined with ingredients, measuring cups and spoons. I pull out my professional sized…

Cinnamon Raisin Oatmeal Cookies

Cinnamon Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Baking, Cookies, Cookies, Recipes

There is something so comforting about oatmeal raisin cookies.  They have the comfort of a big bowl of oatmeal but the sweetness of a cookie.  They are one of our favourites.  They even find their way onto my pre-baby to-do…

Jam Pot Cookies

Raspberry Jam Pot Cookies

Baking, Cookies

This is one recipe that brings me right home.  My mom used to make these and they were my dad’s absolute favourite. A huge batch is would only last a day or two in our house.  It was a staple at…

Turtle Cookies: a Pita Pit Copy-Cat Recipe

Turtle Cookies: a Pita Pit Copy-Cat Recipe

Baking, Cookies

Every restaurant has something they are famous for, something they do better than anyone. Fast food restaurants are no different. Mc Donald’s has their fries. Subway has their white chocolate macadamia nut cookies. One of my favourite fast food…

Most Versatile Banana Cake Recipe Ever!

Baking

Getting out of the house when you are a stay at home is a must. Just as important is finding some other moms to connect with. Building a tribe of supportive mom-friends is never easy. Thankfully, I”ve been able…

Pulla Finnish Dessert Bread

Pulla: Finnish Dessert Bread

Baking, Recipes

I grew up eating this dessert bread.  It’s was one of the few food items that I can connect to my ancestral homeland.  This was something that came out on special occasions and was quickly devoured by any person…

Red Velvet Birch tree wedding cake and cupcakes

Red Velvet Wedding Cake

Baking, Cakes, Events, Special Events

A few months ago, I wrote about doing a cake for Emily’s bridal shower. Well, the day has come and she’s married. It was a beautiful wedding and I couldn’t be happier for the lucky couple. I was so…

Peach Crisp Dessert

Peach Crisp

Baking, Recipes, Seasonal

One of my favourite things about the end of summer is the fresh produce. All of my favourite fruits and veggies are in season, meaning they are at their peak for flavour and sweetness. I look forward to the…

White chocolate cake

White Chocolate Polka Dot Cake

Cakes, Kids Parties

It was Alexie’s birthday last week and she turned one! We had an awesome bubble bash for her birthday and she loved every second of it. And every birthday party needs a cake.  I decided to try my hand…