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molasses roasted cherries

Molasses Roasted Cherries with Greek Yogurt

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
taffy toast

Taffy Toast makes a sweet, buttery, crispy treat

Every Maritime family has some sort of bread and molasses story. Fresh bread with butter and molasses has been a dessert stand-in for decades (dare I say centuries) up and down the Eastern seaboard. In some places it was biscuits with molasses and everywhere there is the hot d read more

Layered Hawaiian Salsa Dip

Layered Hawaiian Salsa Dip Ingredients: ½ cup sour cream 1 pkg. (250 g) cream cheese, softened 2 tbsp. Fancy Molasses 1½ cups salsa ½ cup crushed pineapple (drained) ¾ cups grated cheddar cheese Directions: Beat sour cream, cream cheese and mola read more
hot milk with gingerbread spices and molasses

Hot Milk with Gingerbread Spices and Molasses (+ video)

My great grandmother used to say "If there's room in your heart, there's room in your house." Hot Milk With Gingerbread Spices...Like three drinks in one. This warming drink is like a holiday hug, something you can enjoy in the evening when you're wrapping gifts into the we read more
Bananas, applesauce and molasses help to keep these Gluten-Free Banana Flax Muffins moist and not crumbly. A satisfying alternative for a favourite muffin.

Gluten-Free Banana Flax Muffins

Bananas, applesauce and molasses help to keep these gluten-free banana flax muffins moist and not crumbly.  I don't do a tonne of gluten-free baking but I have been chipping away at these sorts of recipes over the past few year. Through trial and error I have learned a lo read more
cornmeal molasses pancakes

Cornmeal Molasses Pancakes

Only seven more days of school before summer vacation officially begins. My son is in the midst of exams and my daughter has no more homework. Although their bodies are in the classroom each day I’m pretty sure their minds are already on vacation. Which brings me to breakf read more
Sweet bran muffins

Sweet Bran Muffins are Light Textured and Refined Sugar Free

These Sweet Bran Muffins make a filling breakfast or a wholesome afternoon snack. Made with natural bran (not bran cereal), they have a great texture and aren't too dense.  This Sweet Ban Muffin recipe is an old-time classic, the sort of bran muffin that your grandmother wo read more
Rhubarb apple pie

Rhubarb Apple Pie

Rhubarb Apple Pie Ingredients: 4 cups diced rhubarb 4 cups diced apples 1½ cups sugar 1/3 cup flour 1 tsp cinnamon ½ cup Fancy Molasses 3 tbsp butter or margarine Pastry for 2, 2-crust, 9" pies Directions: Prepare 2 pastry lined pie plates. Mi read more