Kara’s Perfect Tiramisu

I have been making this Tiramisu recipe of mine for years, and recently re-tested it to ensure its deliciousness and accuracy, and indeed still perfect and a dessert that is perfect as a Mother’s Day treat! One of my tricks is that I make a cooked custard vs raw eggs – with young children and eldery…

Halloween-Mas Cookies

Here is a great cookie recipe originally posted 2 years ago for momstown.ca, that is a great way to use up that mountain of Halloween chocolate while getting ready for the holiday season! Get a head start on Christmas baking by using up those mini halloween chocolates to make a delicious and festive cookie dough that you can…

Ghoulish Finger and Toe Cookies

Halloween is nearly here, and I really wanted to make something spooky and creepy for my little monsters! These Ghoulish Finger and Toe Cookies are fun, colourful and delicious! They are easy to make, and great for the kids to get involved with and create their own monstrous fingers and toes for your Halloween celebrations. Ingredients:…

Easter Fluff Bars

A yummy graham cracker crumb base topped with white chocolate and oodles of pastel marshmallows makes a perfectly sweet Easter treat! This recipe makes a full 9 x 13 baking pan, but you can halve the recipe for an 8 x 8 pan if desired. If you are looking for another marshmallowy idea then you…

Shamrock Blondies

Delicious blondies cut into shamrocks using a 3 inch cookie cutter and topped with melted white chocolate and sparkly green sprinkles create adorable treats for St. Patrick’s Day! Ingredients: 1 cup unsalted butter, melted 1 cup light brown sugar 1/2 cup granulated sugar 2 large eggs 1 1/2 tsp pure vanilla extract 2 cups all-purpose…

Avalanche of Love Bars

Perfectly sweet, crunchy and fluffy no-bake bars that make awesome treats for your Valentines! These were a huge hit at my house and are very appropriate when you have cold and snowy Valentine’s days like we do here in Southern Ontario! Mmmm these are so good! Ingredients: 2 cups white chocolate chips (approximately one and a half 225g…

Super Bowl Sunday Sweets

So after finishing those delicious Super Bowl Steak Sliders that I posted Monday, you are going to need to have some excellent Super Bowl Sunday sweets, right? Here are some of my favourite game day desserts . . . Cowboy Cookies – The Dallas Cowboys didn’t make the Super Bowl this year, but these cookies…

Viennese Crescents

Delicate, buttery and delicious! These Viennese Crescent Cookies are a family tradition, and a recipe that was handed down to me from my grandmother (who is a fantastic 88 years old this year!). These were always at the table after Christmas dinner. Now that I have my own family with two little girls, I am passionate…

Halloween Mini Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes with “Scream” Cheese Frosting

Boo! Happy Halloween everyone. This Halloween I am celebrating with scrumptious mini pumpkin spice cupcakes with “scream” cheese frosting and fun Halloween sprinkles. This is an amazingly delicious recipe that makes 24 perfect mini cupcakes and the perfect amount of frosting to top these little critters. I finished them off with awesome bat, ghost and…

The Ultimate Peanut Butter-Chocolate Lover’s Cookie

I am a self-confessed peanut butter & chocolate lover and I wanted to create an over-the-top ultimate peanut butter and chocolate cookie packed with my favourite peanut butter-chocolate treats. I started with my favourite peanut butter oatmeal cookie dough base and then packed it with FOUR different treats . . . Chipits Reese Peanut Butter…