If you struggle with pastry this pie will make you feel like a hero.
My mom is a pastry wizard. Her pies are always perfectly crimped and she can manage any type of top crust, especially lattice. Her pies are as lovely as they are delicious.
I, on the other hand, have n read more
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This easy recipe for flavourful mustard molasses chicken can be made in the Instant Pot or in the oven.
Who doesn’t love a one-pot meal?
This one-pot mustard molasses chicken recipe is easy to prepare, super flavourful and so satisfying. I cook it in the Instant Pot electri read more
"Cookie" is not a bad word
A school in my area has a cookie ban in place.
I get the motivation behind the ban. Teaching kids and parents about healthy eating is important stuff.
But what goes in the cookies and muffins is what’s important (in my opinion). And as my m read more
Chia Bran Muffins are a light-textured classic made better (in a healthy sort of way) with the addition of chia.
I'm very good at buying super healthy foods. But then they often sit in my cupboard, or at the back of the fridge, out of sight and out of mind.
I have a p read more
This easy molasses chocolate cake recipe is delicious and practical. It's dairy and egg-free, makes a 9"x 13" cake or two 8" cakes for layering, and stays moist, even after a few days.
A good chocolate cake recipe is a kitchen staple.
Chocolate cake suits all seasons an read more
This can be your red and white Canada Day breakfast or dessert.
Summer has arrived in my neck of the woods and we enjoyed a sun drenched long weekend at our cottage in these few days leading up to Canada Day. I hope that you have been able to dive into summer like we have read more
There’s something about the consistency of Greek yogurt that’s irresistible. It’s like pudding, especially when you stir a bit of molasses into it.
In fact, Greek yogurt sweetened with molasses tastes a lot like molasses kisses.
Topped with a little strawberry rhubarb read more
Icebox gingersnaps, and old fashioned spicy molasses cookie recipe with a crispy snap.
I love gingersnaps. I love the spiciness and the crunch, the size and the not-too-sweet of them. They’re simple looking, may be even a bit boring, but there’s a lot going on in a good, read more
Swap baking for shopping with these four homemade gift ideas:
I was at a Yankee Swap the other night and the gift that I would have loved to take home was full of homemade goodies: a cute cable knit hat, homemade apple butter and homemade granola. It was the gift my frien read more