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. […]

Apple Blossom Custard Pie

Thanksgiving weekend at the cottage always gives me a much needed recharge!  After taking some time to nap and relax, I’m ready to bake!  This Apple Blossom Custard Pie is not something I’ve made before or I’ll ever make again.  It tasted great, but it took a long time to prepare.  It did turn out […]

Ice Cream Cupcakes

It was Hubby’s birthday a little while ago and cupcakes were of course on the menu. These WEREN’T the cupcakes I had planned to make. The day turned unexpectedly busy so I had to make these quickly. They are supposed to look like one of Hubby’s favourite treats, soft serve ice cream. I was on […]