Toffee Shortbread with Eggnog Drizzle

Toffee Shortbread with Eggnog Drizzle

I love Christmas time and I love all the special events leading up to the big day. Of course, that includes the annual cookie exchange. I look forward every year to see (and eat) what everyone has created. And, of course, I ...

Pineapple Coconut Cream Pie

Pineapple Coconut Cream Pie

It all started with a simple text message: “Hey Dad, what do you want for your birthday dinner on Tuesday?”

I was actually wondering what he wanted for dinner, but the reply I got related only to dessert: “Coconut Key Lime Pineapple ...

Double Chocolate Irish Cream Tart

Double Chocolate Irish Cream Tart

Hey guys,

Happy Easter!

We’ve got a lot going on this weekend and I’m pretty excited about all of it. My brother and his family are coming to stay with us for a couple of days, we’ve ...

Mexican Hot Chocolate

Mexican Hot Chocolate

Hey guys,

It’s been a few weeks since I’ve posted a new recipe, but I’m back and just in time for Christmas. I’m also just in time to be co-hosting the Fiesta Friday blog party along with Sadhna of ...

Pumpkin Spice Muffins with Maple Buttercream

Pumpkin Spice Muffins with Maple Buttercream

This week has been a busy one. Aside from everyday life, a lot of the week was focused on running around getting party supplies for my sons birthday this weekend, baking a batch of muffins to share with his ...

Nutella cheesecake bites

Nutella cheesecake bites

 

 

Over the month of January I tried to focus my posts on healthier, lighter recipes. But with January safely behind us and Valentine’s Day less than two weeks away, I think it’s time to post a recipe that’s a bit ...

Cardamom Shortbread with Grand Marnier buttercream

 

This week was my sister-in-laws annual cookie exchange. Usually I’m all over Christmas baking, but this year I’ve been really busy and haven’t had a chance to really think about it. Luckily I have an amazing mom who really likes to ...

Chocolate Almond Mounds

This recipe is a new look at one of my childhood favourites.  The original recipe calls for coconut, but I’ve chosen to make it with toasted almonds. Mostly to appease my in laws who collectively agree that coconut serves no purpose (crazy, right?) But ...

Quinoa Oatmeal Cookies

Last week I decided I was going to make some cookies. I don’t make cookies very often, unless it’s Christmas. Mostly, because I would devour all of them in a couple of days. The rest of the family would be lucky to get one or ...

Shortbread Cookies

This recipe for shortbread cookies was handed down to me from my Grandma. They are incredibly quick and easy to make and they’re absolutely delicious. Enjoy!

Ingredients:

2 Cups of Butter,Softened

1 Cup Icing Sugar

3 1/2   Cups Flour

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