When I think about cupcakes, I envision little kids with messy hands and frosting covered faces… and sprinkles. Rainbow sprinkles everywhere… But you know what, if I’m to be brutally honest, it’s usually me with the messy hands and a frosting covered face… My point is, cupcakes aren’t just for little kids. They’re for us big kids too 😀 Continue reading →
‘Twas the week after Christmas, and still in the fridge
were cranberries waiting to turn into a dish.
As usual I bought way too many cranberries for Christmas. Between baking, cranberry sauce, and jam, I use a lot of them at this time if year. So to be sure that there’s always some on hand I tent to over compensate. Oops! 🙂 Continue reading →
What comes to mind when thinking about Christmas treats? Cookies? Tarts? Fudge?… How about ice cream?… I mean sure it doesn’t work for a bake swap, and your timing has to be just right if you’re going to leave it out for Santa. But if that ice cream is made with eggnog and rum, well that just screams Christmas! Right? Continue reading →
Canadians love their butter tarts, which is probably why they’re a Christmas staple here… I am aware, however, that outside of Canada, many people have never even heard of them! And that, my friends, is a sad thing. So in case you haven’t already met, let me introduce you to the butter tart. Continue reading →