Shortbread Cookies

Shortbread Cookies   After a few weeks of some time consuming recipes, I thought it might be time to take a step back with a super simple one. Don’t get me wrong, I’d eat some of my homemade Pop Tarts every morning, but who’s got time for that? My life is filled with sugar and… More Shortbread Cookies

Toronto Treats

Toronto Treats With summer coming to an end, it was time to squeeze in one last weekend trip with my friends. There isn’t a huge list of cities close enough to travel to for a short weekend getaway, especially by car. With some friends meeting us from New York, Toronto became the perfect spot. Toronto… More Toronto Treats

Homemade Pop Tarts

Homemade Pop Tarts First off – who doesn’t love Pop tarts? As a kid we had these stocked in our cupboard. Looking back, it was mainly because my dad was obsessed with them, but hey, it meant more for me too. I felt it was time to test out a recipe and make some for… More Homemade Pop Tarts

Blueberry Almond Cake with Whipped Mascarpone

Blueberry Almond Cake with Whipped Mascarpone Berries and lemon is one of my favorite combinations, right up there with chocolate and peanut butter… and pizza with wine (everybody needs a snack while baking, right??). If it was a little more acceptable, I would be baking with this combination year round. But, you should follow what’s… More Blueberry Almond Cake with Whipped Mascarpone

NYC Eats

NYC Eats I’ve finally come down off of my week long post-vacation sugar rush, only ready for another. But that’s not what we’re here for today (bummer, I know. Next week’s post is back to sugar.). I promise this one is just as good. And in case you missed last week’s post, check it out… More NYC Eats

NYC Sweets

NYC Sweets   Let me just start off by saying that I might possibly be writing this while in a food coma. New York City came close to taking me and my family down, but we all pulled through – 15 pounds heavier but 10x happier. After making a food map of the city, we… More NYC Sweets