Mint Chip Fudge

J and I are headed out for holiday soon, but I wanted to do a quick bake before we went. I thought this mint chip fudge would be a great new recipe. It combines some of the nice elements of the Milk and Cookies Fudge and the Mint Chocolate Fudge, into its own simple and … Continue reading Mint Chip Fudge


Malteser Slices

We switched it up a little this week and instead of me doing all the work, I gave instructions and J did the baking! And boy did he do a good job! I've been training for a half marathon and my legs were just too tired after my long run yesterday to walk around afterwards, … Continue reading Malteser Slices

Milk and Cookies Fudge

Just a new quick and easy recipe. This is a nice sweet treat, that is super fun to make. You can also use the no-bake cookie dough recipe for anything else you might want to make! Milk and Cookies Fudge This recipe makes 48 pieces of fudge at 100 calories each. Ingredients: No-bake cookie dough: … Continue reading Milk and Cookies Fudge

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

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

5 Minute Halloween Treats

I thought it would be fun to make up some very simple halloween treats that would be very easy and fun to make with kids! These all use just some simple sweets from the shop and some quick and easy homemade or store bought icing. I got the recipes from a series of blogs here: … Continue reading 5 Minute Halloween Treats

Frozen Hot Chocolate

We are getting uncharacteristically warm weather for September in Scotland right now. I was able to walk around all day in a t-shirt without my jacket on! So a cool after-dinner treat seemed like a good idea. I really miss the frozen hot chocolates from Second Cup now that I live out in Scotland, but … Continue reading Frozen Hot Chocolate

Cookies ‘n’ Cream Fudge

So the mint chocolate fudge seems to be going over so well that I thought I would do another quick post about an even easier to make fudge recipe. Of course this has nothing to do with the fact that we have already finished the mint fudge and now I want more... I thought I … Continue reading Cookies ‘n’ Cream Fudge

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!