Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Quick Easy Dairy and Egg Free Chocolate Cake

chocolate cake
This quick and easy chocolate cake made without milk, butter, and eggs from here is easy to bake and delicious to serve anytime. We have baked this cake many times and enjoy it topped it with a light frosting.

Monday, March 9, 2020

Chocolate Chip Muffins

chocolate chip muffins
This recipe for Bakery-Style Chocolate Chip Muffins is from here and it has become our favourite. These muffins are easy to bake and is delicious to enjoy for breakfast, snack, or dessert.

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Roasted Lamb

mejadra rice
I usually serve roasted leg of lamb with rice similar to Mejadra that is garnished with cashews and raisins. I also add potatoes to the baking pan.  

Saturday, January 11, 2020

Soft Ginger Cookies

ginger cookies
These soft and delicious cookies spiced with ginger, cinnamon, and cloves are one of our favourite cookies. It is perfect for tea time.

Monday, October 14, 2019

Poppy seed crackers with sesame and Cookbook reviews

Poppy seed crackers with sesame
We have been reading a few cookbooks during the past months that include Campfire cookbook, Sprout Right Family Food, Naturally Sweet Baking, Vegan Instant Pot cookbook, and The Prairie Table Suppers, Potlucks and Socials. We tried a few recipes from these books including the Poppy seed crackers with sesame from Campfire cookbook which I have shared on this post. You can enter to win your own copy of Campfire cookbook.

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Coconut Cake

coconut cake
This delicious coconut cake is easy to whip up perfect for tea time! We like how moist and delicious it is. This recipe is from here

Sunday, July 21, 2019

Vietnamese Caramel Flan

caramel flan
Secrets from My Vietnamese Kitchen: Simple Recipes from My Many Mothers by Kim Thuy is written like a story book, which is fun to read. It gives insight into the culture that expresses love through food.

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Extreme Bean Fiesta Bean Salad and Summer Entertaining Ideas

Extreme Bean Fiesta Bean Salad
Matt and Steve’s was founded in 2000 by two entrepreneurial friends looking to bring a little fun into the garnish world with the original Extreme Bean Hot and Spicy. Since then Matt and Steve's has expanded its product roster with the highest of quality standards by creating tasty, topical, social and fun products. They use local ingredients that are simple, and their products are all natural, gluten free, GMO free, with no artificial anything, at 10 calories or less per serving. 

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Nanaimo Bars with Loacker Chocolate wafers

nanaimo bars with loacker wafers
Canadians have spoken and the nation’s favourite flavour is chocolate! In this year's Savour Serenity Survey conducted by Loacker, 72% of Canadians selected chocolate as their favourite sweet flavour. To help satisfy this craving for chocolate, Loacker is launching new flavours this summer, including Double Chocolate wafers.

Monday, April 29, 2019

Almond Rice pudding

almond rice pudding
This almond and rice pudding or kheer is easy to prepare within about half an hour and it tastes delicious. It can be enjoyed warm or cold.