Last year, I participated in National Cupcake Day for SPCAs and Humane Societies. I actually did three separate weekends where I baked cupcakes for friends and family where all funds went to the Winnipeg Humane Society. (more…)
Spring is in the air! The snow is melting and I actually saw some Canada Geese waddling around this week. I even went outside without a jacket. That is a true sign that the winter blues are officially behind us here in Winnipeg. (more…)
Chocolate cravings…..I’ve had a few. I try not to keep chocolate in the house in fear that I will eat it all. When I do have chocolate lying around, it’s in the form of unsweetened cocoa powder or chocolate chips. (more…)
When I was in Italy a couple years ago, my mouth watered every morning as I passed by all the pastry displays at the local coffee shops. No matter where I went, there were these insanely amazing looking pear tarts that immediately got my attention. I left Italy and forgot all about them. (more…)
This Christmas I decided to treat myself to a Nespresso machine. I am completely obsessed with it. It is some of the best coffee I’ve ever had. And I am an avid Starbucks lover.
I love chocolate. Like, really, REALLY love it. It’s extremely hard to find delicious snack food that encompasses healthy ingredients and chocolate. Trust me, I’ve looked everywhere.
‘Tis the season for an insane amount of holiday parties. I had two this weekend – one in which we hosted. You don’t know how much effort goes into a “TMZ Christmas” themed party until you throw one, you guys. (more…)
I pretty much refuse to drink eggnog each year when it rolled out in grocery stores. But I never pass up an opportunity to bake with it. (more…)
I have officially given into the idea that it’s the holiday season. My Christmas tree and lights are up and I’ve discovered these delicious cinnamon buns that will guide me through winter!
First off – welcome to my newly redesigned website! I hope you like it. On a whim, I spent the better part of yesterday night playing with different designs and incorporating my content into it. I wanted a more visual layout. I hope I have succeeded! To celebrate, let’s eat some cookies! (more…)