Posts Tagged: baking

Apple Pie and Resolutions

I love a good New Years resolution. I know a lot of people dread them or think they will be abandoned mid-February but I think it’s a great opportunity to set realistic goals. For me having a deadline for my resolution helps me to achieve it. I usually will have a few fun ones mixed… Read more »

Bridal Shower

Two months before the wedding my wonderful sister hosted a bridal shower for me! Everything was so beautiful right down to the smallest detail. She decorated with tons of pink peonies and babies breath carefully arranged in bottles that she had spray painted pink and rose gold. We played some fun bridal shower games like… Read more »

The Carrot Cake Debate

I’ve never really been a dessert person. Jonathan, on the other hand, may actually cease to exist without his daily dose of sweets. So when it came time to choose the flavour for our wedding cake I gladly delegated that task to Jonathan. To be honest I thought he would just default to chocolate, but… Read more »

Autumn Apple Cake

A few weeks ago my sister came over to do some baking. She brought a bag of apples from the tree in her backyard, which has been steadily producing apples all summer and into Autumn. In an effort to keep up with it, my sister has tried pretty much every recipe involving apples. We tried… Read more »

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

There’s something to be said for the simplicity of an oatmeal chocolate chip cookie. They’re usually quick and easy to make and are perfection when dipped in tea. As the ultimate comfort food, a well executed oatmeal chocolate chip cookie never fails to bring me back to childhood. When I came across this recipe for… Read more »