So I have a HUGE sweet tooth, and that sweet tooth loves chocolate the most. So when I spotted a recipe in the Hummingbird Bakery book for double chocolate cookies that looked nice, I thought I could make a few twists and make it even better! The original recipe made only 12 cookies, but I … Continue reading Quadruple Chocolate Cookie Heaven
Ok, so this was such a super cool way to find what turned out to be an awesome recipe. Jürgen and I were ambling through a second-hand book store a little while ago and I stumbled upon a cook book in there that looked pretty well-loved. I figured that it would mean that the recipes were … Continue reading Raspberry Pavlova – my first attempt at meringue
Kanelbullar (or Swedish Cinnamon Buns) So this recipe was given to me courtesy of my friend Mike Fergusson, who is a fellow Canadian living abroad. He is now located in Sweden and thought I would like to try my hand at this nice Swedish treat! So a big thank you to him for this delicious dessert! … Continue reading Swedish Treat
Hi all! So I promised that I would use this to challenge myself on new recipes and share the experiences (the good, the bad and the ugly). I decided that my first challenge for this blog would be rustic cinnamon raisin bagels! Rustic meaning you shape them by hand so each looks a bit rough and … Continue reading First try rustic bagels
Hi all! I have had a really nice day today and met a really wonderful Canadian family during one of the university tours I took around campus. The family were so sweet and even gave me a little gift from home (maple butter) that they thought might brighten my day! The family was helping their … Continue reading Canadian Baking!
I am diving in head first with a quick, easy and yummy recipe for butterscotch chip peanut butter cookies!