Chocolate Orange Brownies

First off, I love Terry's Chocolate Oranges SOOOOOOOO much! I literally will eat a whole one on Christmas every year. So when I saw recipes for combining them with brownies I was absolutely hooked and needed to try them! The results are really nice. A moist rich orange flavoured brownie with pockets of the real … Continue reading Chocolate Orange Brownies

Scrummy Homemade Brownies – The Perfect Present

So its been a little while since I posted. J and I had a big adventure! We were over in my home town of Vancouver for a HUGE archaeology conference and then off from there to Hawaii where I got to watch my friends Leila and Wayne get married on a beach in Kauai (it … Continue reading Scrummy Homemade Brownies – The Perfect Present

Chocolate Cranberry Oat Bars

I always forget how much I like oat bars, but I was trying to come up with something to bake yesterday with the things I already had in by cupboard and I remembered how yummy these can be. This is a really nice healthy recipe with whole meal flour, oat and peanut butter, plus some … Continue reading Chocolate Cranberry Oat Bars

Mint Chocolate Brownies

If you follow my blog posts it is probably really obvious that mint chocolate is a favourite flavour of mine. I thought I would continue with this theme and try a new brownie recipe that combines a nice rich chocolate brownie with a yummy soft peppermint layer. Hope you enjoy this scrumptious recipe! Mint Chocolate … Continue reading Mint Chocolate Brownies

Salted Caramel Apple Pie Bars

It seems like I have really been going crazy for baking with apples this month! Green apples and cinnamon is a very fall flavour to me. So far the bakes I have done have all tasted really nice and this one is definitely a winner too! This recipe was inspired by a blog post, I … Continue reading Salted Caramel Apple Pie Bars

Pumpkin and Monster Halloween Rice Krispie Treats

I really like making rice krispie treats, but I haven't made them in ages! I kept seeing pictures of these pumpkin and Frankenstein ones on pinterest and thought I would try them. I used a plain recipeĀ for normal rice krispies and then decorated them based on the photos I had seen. I had never made … Continue reading Pumpkin and Monster Halloween Rice Krispie Treats

Brownie Bliss

I took on the brownie challenge one more time and I think I have come pretty close to what I was looking for! I used a combination of alterations to the last recipe and Jamie Oliver's brownie recipe and the results have come out great! If you like cakey brownies then check out my last … Continue reading Brownie Bliss

Kinda Fudgey Brownies

While brownies are one of my favourite desserts, they are also one I really struggle to bake. I think this is because, while there are a lot of recipes out there, a lot of them aren't very good. To me a good brownie is very fudgey and not super cakey. That is a personal opinion … Continue reading Kinda Fudgey Brownies

Canadian Baking!

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!