Sweet Biscuit Strawberry Shortcake

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! That is right, it is finally strawberry season. Sure you can get grocery store strawberries that lack flavour and cost a fortune, but right now is the time of year they taste the juiciest, and cost the least. I will be making jam soon, and maybe I…

Mom’s Blueberry Rhubarb Coffee Cake

There are many recipes I have that bring me back to a certain time, or place, in my life. As I’m sure you can all relate, the smell of blended ingredients, the textures and sounds of the kitchen, the memories made, are all a part of what connects us to food. This particular recipe is…

Brioche Style Hamburger Buns

I just got back from a fantastic trip to Walt Disney World with my family, and I cannot believe this heat. We spent our days in the rain, which made for shorter lines, but we all laughed to find out it was hotter when we got home. ¬†From the minute we returned I have wanted…

Sweet Potato Fritters

These sweet potato fritters are one of my favourite things to eat. I even end up sneaking the leftover ones, when those exist, from the fridge and eat them cold. I know that probably sounds gross, but if you make these, see how long it takes before they are calling your name too. Even if…

Pecan Sticky Buns

These pecan sticky buns are a family favourite, and have become an expected tradition for breakfast on any kind of holiday morning…or really just because its been too long. Today I thought I would surprise my girls with these as an after school treat, and it was a good decision, the minute they got home…

Family Pizza Night

Monday night is often pizza night in our house, with three ravenous kids, one hungry hungry husband, and my carb addiction, this pizza is the perfect size. Also my kids hate lunch meats (even fried bologna, who doesn’t love that?), the leftovers are the perfect thing to fill lunch boxes for the next couple of…

Willow’s Cookies

Today I was trying to decide what to bake, and I was leaning towards cookies, when my Great Dane, Willow, ¬†came over and sat on my lap. My dog has always been my salvation, and at parties if you have a pet that is usually where you can find me ( I promise I am…