Archives for November 2016

A Unique Cookie for A Cookie Exchange

      To me, this is the jolliest time of the year! I love to bake and what better way to celebrate the holiday season than to bake a delicious batch of cookies to gift your friends, bring as a hostess gift or keep on hand when people drop by unexpectedly. Buy a gorgeous glass […]

Buttered Rum Pumpkin Cake

          As pumpkin season comes to a close, I would like to share with you one of my favourite pumpkin bundt cake recipes. I served this at a get-together and have turned pumpkin haters into pumpkin lovers. Seriously, this cake is moist, with a hint of pumpkin flavouring. I know some […]

How to Make A Yarn Bowl

    I made this gorgeous bowl out of yarn from the dollar store and modge podge. I then embellished the bowl with sparkles. I’m obsessed with sparkles and what better way to celebrate the holiday season than with sparkle! You will need the following: yarn modge podge a balloon sparkles Newspaper or wax paper […]

‘Tis the Season

  I had my niece and nephews spend the weekend with us. We all spent most of the weekend playing Christmas songs and decorating my house for Christmas. There’s something so magical about this season that the minute Halloween is over, my daughter and I just want to hull out the Christmas decorations. We couldn’t […]

Beefing Up The Muffin Scene

  Muffins are nice to have once in a while especially if you have a busy morning. You just wrap it up and away you go. Muffins also makes a great brunch menu item. I’ve created this recipe just to beef up the muffin scene. I’m tired of the boring bran, carrot or banana muffin. […]

Dessert Of The Week

    If you’re a dessert snob like me, cherry cheesecake just doesn’t do it for me. It’s delicious don’t get me wrong. But it’s boring. Everyone serves cherry cheesecake. When I host a dinner or a party, I like to serve “different” items. Unique but delicious items to make the event extra special. One […]

Almond Joy Over Night Oats

      In case you didn’t know, I love sweets. I have such a sweet tooth. I love to bake and make all things yummy. But, my body doesn’t like sweets (well maybe my tummy). So unfortunately, I can only indulge in the “good stuff” only once in a while. I’ve really cut back […]

Upcycled Christmas Ornaments

    This amazing craft is so beautiful and easy to make. I changed all my regular bulbs to led lights in my home and save all the old light bulbs. Instead of throw the bulbs away, I decided to glam the bulbs up with sparkle and use as ornaments for Christmas. You will need: […]

Focaccia Bread

          Bread in the Italian culture is like the holy grail. The staple in everyone’s kitchen. I don’t know why. I know my parents cannot go without. Even with our times, we do our best to cut the carbs, eat less wheat to improve our health. My parents explained that when they grew […]