Madeleines

On the list of my favourite things to eat fresh out of the oven, madeleines are pretty high up there. For those who’ve never had madeleines before, they’re basically teeny tiny tea cakes. When made right they’re soft, fluffy, and delicious. Easy to eat way too many. There’s lots of recipes out there but this one…

One Bowl Chocolate Cupcakes

You know when you wake up sometimes, and you just think, “I’m not getting up today. I won’t. I will not. No one can make me.” And then you do. I’m just having one of those weeks where I need a couple bottles of wine, several days straight of sleep and maybe a foot rub…

Lemon Curd Cheesecake

  Can we talk about how expensive fruits and veggies are getting?! I was at the grocery store the other day and I would have had to sell my soul for a few avocados. Fruits are my favourite thing of all time. I’d choose fruit over candy any day of the week- and I’ve got…

Banana Bread

The weather here is still pretty cold and rainy. It’s that kind of damp cold that you can’t seem to shake, it gets right into your bones and only a steaming hot shower and cup of tea get get you feeling alive again. A while ago it got crazy stormy and most of Victoria got…

Spiced Apple Cake

Happy New Year! I hope you’re all having a lovely and cozy holiday! It’s been a lot of back and forth for me these past few weeks. Because this is such a busy time of year, I wasn’t able to get just one solid chunk of time off work, so it’s been 5 days on…

Mike’s Birthday & Oreo Cheesecake

Meet one of my best pals, Mike He’s a beauty. It was his 21st birthday recently and came to visit us on the island to celebrate. He also made me promise to make him a cheesecake, so that I did. Sometimes I wonder what it would be like to live with girls, especially during times…