Lemon Sugar Cookies

I wanted to make a nice and easy summery cookie now that the weather has turned a bit grey and dreary. These lemon sugar cookies are a great and easy recipe for a yummy and summer-flavoured treat! Lemon Sugar Cookies The recipe makes 30 cookies at 90 calories per cookie. Ingredients: 1/2 cup butter (softened) … Continue reading Lemon Sugar Cookies

I’m back and I am bringing pizza!

So it has been a bit longer than I meant between posts. J and I had a wonderful Christmas holiday out in Canada, but came home with horrendous colds and the last week has mostly been spent moping around the house with the puppy and coughing our heads off. I am finally feeling a bit … Continue reading I’m back and I am bringing pizza!

Day 23: Peppermint Oreo Christmas Bark

Tomorrow is Christmas Eve(!) and if you are as semi-unorganised as I am, you may still need a fast last minute present, or just a nice treat to have out for Christmas day. Chocolate bark is a wonderful way to do this. The whole process takes less than an hour and over half of that … Continue reading Day 23: Peppermint Oreo Christmas Bark

Day 19: Holiday Marshmallow Sticks

J is a very big fan of marshmallows, so I thought I would make this little treat for him. They are great enjoyed on their own, or you could dip them into a nice hot chocolate (maybe with a splash of something extra) and let them melt away! This is such a great last minute … Continue reading Day 19: Holiday Marshmallow Sticks

Day 17: Candy Cane Snowball Cookies

This is a really fun recipe to make for a little Christmas nibble. The cookies have a nice texture and the White chocolate and candy cane topping gives the cookies a lovely holiday flavour. The decorating part is very easy and it would be a great thing to do with kids! Candy Cane Snowball Cookies This … Continue reading Day 17: Candy Cane Snowball Cookies

Day 15: Candy Cane Sugar Cookies

I love this sugar cookie recipe. I figured out the recipe while I was making the Halloween Cookies in October and love it so much that I thought I would make it a bit more christmasy. It is such a nice recipe because you really can do whatever you want with it. You can use any … Continue reading Day 15: Candy Cane Sugar Cookies

Day 11: Snickerdoodle Doughnut Bites

Ok, so first off these do not come out as round timbit shapes, but they are still delicious and don't require you to have special cake pop mounds. They are really delicious and the cinnamon in them make them a nice festive treat! They are also super easy and fast to whip up, so they … Continue reading Day 11: Snickerdoodle Doughnut Bites

Day 6: Salted Caramel Chocolate Pretzel Bites

These are a really fun and easy little christmas treat to make for christmas nibbles. Or you could decorate them and package them up for a yummy edible Christmas gift! I got the idea from here. The pretzel bites take very little time to make, you could probably make them in under a half hour, … Continue reading Day 6: Salted Caramel Chocolate Pretzel Bites

Day 5: Holiday Shortbread Bites

I live in Scotland, of course I had to do a shortbread recipe. I think this one is really nice and easy and makes a lovely little holiday treat for everyone. The bite-size bits are really nice for putting out on a table to snack on or packaging up as a little homemade christmas gift. … Continue reading Day 5: Holiday Shortbread Bites

Mint Aero Traybake

I absolutely love the mint aero traybakes from Mimi's Bakery in Edinburgh. They are heaven in mint chocolate form. When we go for breakfast I always get the french toast and bacon and then get one of these to go for later (because my stomach would explode if I tried eating anything after the french … Continue reading Mint Aero Traybake