Glazed Thumbprint Cookies

Thumbprint Cookie Recipe by Cashmere & Cocktails

Thumbprint cookies are so underrated. They’re easy to make, super tasty and highly addictive. They’re also a nice cookie to bake with your kids considering how fun the smooshing part of the process is. I used this Strawberry Champagne Jam for the center but any jam you have on hand will do. No joke, I […]

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Parenting a Child with ADHD

Brackley Beach, PEI

For me, parenting a child with ADHD has often felt like trying to tame the ocean. Wild, whirling, at times catastrophic, always beautiful. It will take your breath away with its magnificence but keep your head above water or you’ll drown instead. Its waves will bring you to your knees, it has to power to […]

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Shingled Sweet Potatoes

Shingled Sweet Potato Recipes by Cashmere & Cocktails

Sweet potatoes: yet another food that my partner and I disagree on. If you follow this blog, you may have already heard me discuss the household food wars that occasionally occur.  Items like mint and pumpkin, for instance, are a source of disagreement when it comes to certain recipes. While my partner likes MOST things […]

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Classic Stuffing

Classic Stuffing Recipe by Cashmere & Cocktails

Ok, before we get into this mucho delicious holiday staple, can we chat about the debate surrounding the dish’s name? I’ve always referred to it as stuffing. Growing up, we had stuffing next to our turkey – a stuffing that was never actually stuffed into the bird’s hoo-ha. All was well in the world until […]

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7 Tips to Roast a Turkey

Thanksgiving Turkey Dinner

I don’t know about your Thanksgiving dinners, but until I met my partner, mine were a blend of chaos, stress-induced pit stains and a mediocre bird. Maybe it’s the multiple components that go into a turkey dinner or perhaps it’s simply my panicky personality that’s to blame, but the festive gatherings were enough to make […]

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Browned Butter Pumpkin Pancakes

Browned Butter Pumpkin Pancakes - Cashmere & Cocktails

Can I start by saying that my life wasn’t complete until these browned butter pumpkin pancakes came along? They’re so freakin’ delicious that I kind of want to write them a lover letter, but that would be weird, so I’ll just whisper sweet nothings to the stack in between nibbles instead. I don’t even care […]

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Pumpkin Pecan Blondies

Pumpkin Blondies Recipe - Cashmere & Cocktails

Want to know what’s better than a pumpkin pecan blondie? A pumpkin pecan blondie smothered in cream cheese glaze, that’s what. Honestly, what dessert wouldn’t benefit from a little (or a lot) of cream cheese glaze drizzled over it? The toasted pecans also bring a lot to the table, balancing the sweetness of the glaze […]

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Baked Maple Glazed Pumpkin Donuts

Maple Glazed Pumpkin Donuts - Cashmere & Cocktails

In case you haven’t noticed, I’ve been on the donut train lately. Honestly, how could I not be when they’re so darn easy to make? This time I went for pumpkin (hey, it’s fall and I’m basic) topped with a maple glaze. I’d like to say that I shared them with my family, but that […]

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Pumpkin Cheesecake Truffles

Pumpkin Truffles by Cashmere & Cocktails

Pumpkin season is here people and I’m not mad about it! For me, pumpkin season 2020 means cozy sweaters, warm drinks and the kids making their much anticipated return to school after an excruciatingly long hiatus (Hallelujah baby Jesus). Listen, I think that we can all agree that we adore our children. We cradled them […]

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Four Cheese Mac ‘n Cheese

Four Cheese Mac 'n Cheese Recipe - Cashmere & Cocktails

Apologies in advance to all of my lactose-intolerant friends out there, because this four cheese mac ‘n cheese recipe is NEXT LEVEL. Not only does it have my four favourite cheeses incorporated into the recipe, but I’ve also topped it with an everything bagel and bacon crumb so like, yeah – totally mind blowing. I […]

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