Tag Archives | desserts

Mint Chocolate Truffle Cookies

Don’t underestimate them. They might look a little Plain Jane on the outside but inside they’re stuffed with a mint chocolate truffle that stays rich and creamy long after these cookies are baked. Everyone loves food with a filling, right? Think Boston Cream doughnuts. (Yes, doughnuts. I refuse to jump on the donut train. It’s also […]

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{Light} Strawberry Pineapple No-Bake Cheesecake

Because sometimes you just want to eat cheesecake and not feel guilty about it. Or just because it’s absolutely delicious. Summer is all about light, fresh flavours and juicy fruit. And bathing suits. So, really, it’s win-win. I saw the original recipe for this dessert on Kraft Canada, but it just seemed like it was […]

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Triple Chocolate Raspberry Brownies

So….   …yeah. I’m super excited to be sharing these brownies over on Clarks Condensed today! One of the things I love about food blogging is the networking. It’s super easy to meet other bloggers online, and people are often stepping up to help each other out. Head on over to Katie’s blog, Clarks Condensed, […]

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Raspberry Watermelon Sorbet

So my husband brought me a 28 pound watermelon a couple days ago. I thought that we had bought a nice fridge before we moved into our new house at the end of December. And suddenly… it looks pretty small. I started cutting up half of it once my daughter had gone to bed, and […]

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{Whole Wheat} Raspberry White Chocolate Blondies with Matcha Swirl

Can I just be honest with you guys and admit that I didn’t even know what Matcha was before the lovely people at Kiss Me Organics emailed me and asked if I would review their organic Matcha powder? I mean, I knew that it was good for you. And I knew that it was green. […]

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Fudgy Mint Chocolate No-Bake Cookies

I was a little bit bitter last Christmas. We started building our new house in the Spring of 2013, and I was actually thinking we might be in our new house by sometime in November. A few months later I decided as long as we were in by December 1, that would be fine. A […]

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Lemon Iced Tea Milkshakes

So, quite some time ago I was in high school. And I had friends who were also in high school. I was at the house of one of these friends in my high school years and she introduced me to something that would be life-changing. Iced tea powder on vanilla ice cream. I know it […]

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Cinnamon Roll Biscuits

I’m all about yeast dough. But there are somedays you just don’t have the time or energy for that. The proofing, the kneading, the rising, the rolling, the rising…. all the waiting. It’s just too much somedays. I was going to make some biscuits today. Just regular, flour/butter/milk biscuits to go with  a pot of […]

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