Canada Day Pie

When it’s Canada Day, there are only two colours on my mind: Red and White! This fresh strawberry pie really hits the spot on a hot July 1st weekend! First, make a pie crust, (from scratch if you’ve been paying attention).  Make sure to prick some holes in the bottom of it before you bake […]

Stained Glass Cupcakes

These cupcakes were made for a stained glass artist. I wanted to include the stained glass theme in an edible, artistic and simple way. I made some plain chocolate cupcakes and piped them with vanilla butter cream icing.  Then I crushed jolly rancher candies. I then spooned the crushed candy onto a parchment paper lined cookie sheet. […]

Whole Wheat Pumpkin Muffins

I was looking for a yummy recipe to use up the pumpkin pie filling that I had left over from my pie pops. I found this recipe for muffins that uses whole wheat, oatmeal and and pumpkin. Don’t be fooled, they’re not EXACTLY healthy, they have a whole cup of sugar in them. But they […]

St. Patrick’s Day Party

I love any excuse for a party, so with St. Patrick’s day coming up on my holiday week from work, you know I had to have a St. Patrick’s Day Party! The theme was clearly green!!! Green Cupcakes… Green Candy… Green Veggies… Green Guacamole and Green Tortilla Chips… Psst…Did you notice I cut the tortilla chips into […]

A Lingerie Shower for a Deserving Bride

About two weeks ago, I heard some FANTASTIC news, my friend got engaged.  But this just isn’t any friend, and this just isn’t any engagement.  This is the loveliest girl you’ve ever met who is living out a fairytale! Ok, important things first: they’re in L-O-V-E love! Secondly, she got engaged at the beginning of […]