Shortbread

Best Shortbread Fingers

Over the summer, I tasted some of the best shortbread I’ve ever had at a bakery in Wolfville and I set out to recreate...
Caramel Apple Cheesecake Bars with Streusel Topping

Caramel Apple Cheesecake Bars with Streusel Topping

I’m starting to embrace the fall weather that has begun. I’m not a fan of the darkness it brings, but I do enjoy the...
Chocolate Banana Muffins

Healthy Chocolate Banana Muffins

  If I showed you a recipe for chocolate banana muffins and told you that they’re only 100 calories each, would you believe me?...
Blueberry Cobbler

Blueberry Cornmeal Cobbler

This Blueberry Cornmeal Cobbler was delicious. The cornmeal biscuit was a perfect match for the sweet juicy blueberries. It was sweet but not too...
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Grilled Peach Melba Sundae

Another Canadian Living recipe success!  This Grilled Peach Melba Sundae was fantastic! Grilled peaches matched with the delectable raspberry sauce with a light vanilla...
CL Ribs 2

Canadian Living Char Siu-Style Ribs

I confess, it’s been a while since my last online post – I think I can safely say, it’s been a month! (Sorry!) I’ve...
Chicken Salad

Sesame Chicken Salad with Fennel and Orange

This week we tried a recipe that was all new to me. Canadian Living’s cover recipe for the month is this Sesame Chicken Salad...
Chocolate Mint Fudge

Chocolate Mint Fudge – Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

It’s St. Patrick’s Day, and I have to admit, I almost didn’t do a themed dessert! I’m not a fan of green desserts –...
Almond Cake

Almond Cake Delight

The first time I had almond cake I was on a beach in Jamaica. It was this lovely mini cake, wrapped in phyllo pastry...
Cheddar 'n' Chive Scones

Cheddar ‘n’ Chive Scones

Scones fresh from the oven are the best, but who has time to whip up a batch before breakfast? I know, I don’t. I...