Strawberry Hand Pies

It is finally starting to feel like Spring which means fresh fruit and vegetable from the farmers market and grilling anything and everything. Recently I was grocery shopping and noticed that strawberries were on sale so picked up two containers not knowing that I would actually be adding a third […]

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Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

I don’t know about where you live but Spring sure has not shown up here on the West Coast. I haven’t even put away my winter clothes yet due to the chilly and wet weather. This weather has been keeping me in hibernating mood which leads me to make delicious […]

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Coconut Meringue Cookies

Happy Easter or as I like to call it “Happy Eat as Much Chocolate as I Can”! I decided that to celebrate the spring weather and the Easter weekend I would make cookies. I actually made two type of cookies this week, oatmeal raisin cookies and coconut meringue cookies. The […]

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Red Velvet Pancakes

Don’t give me roses or a box of chocolate. Food, especially good home cooked food is the way to my heart. With Valentine’s Day right around the corner I thought I would make something for the loved ones in my house and pancakes are a sure way to make anyone […]

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Lemon Coconut Muffins

I’ve had a container of shredded coconut sitting in my refrigerator for nearly a month. I had originally meant to use it to make macaroons over Christmas but never got around to it. I also had several lemons that were starting to turn hard and needed to be used before […]

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Chai Spiced Cookies

The season of baking is upon us! To to start off my baking week I made some chai tea spiced cookies with vanilla drizzle. Perfect for cold days, which is the case right now on the west coast of Canada. Snow does not tend to fall here but it definitely has […]

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Apple Caramel Upside Down Cake

The days are getting shorter and the weather is cooling down. It must mean November is here. I decided that I wanted to make something using some lovely granny smith apples I had in the refrigerator and an apple cake seemed like a nice way to use them. The granny […]

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Black Forest Cupcakes

Halloween is right around the corner. I love halloween and although I don’t go out to party or even dress up I love the atmosphere surrounding the night. I have always had a fascination for the darker and macabre aspects of life and Halloween is the perfect excuse for me […]

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