Flourless Chocolate Cake

Confession; when the gluten-free diet first hit, I thought it was a heaping pile of manure. I knew zero about it other than the fact that gluten-free bread was five times pricier than regular bread and that everyone and their grand-mother was suddenly requesting gluten-free dining options. I thought it was fake. I thought it […]

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Lazy Brownies

Want to know what I like? Desserts. Want to know what I like even more than desserts? EASY desserts. As much as I love baking, it’s awesome to have a killer dessert recipe in your arsenal that requires very little effort. It’s also nice to have a last-minute, crap-we-have-company-coming-gotta-throw-something-together, option. If this sounds as appealing […]

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Classic Apple Crisp

Warm apple crisp a la mode is one of my favourite desserts of all time. Not only is it delicious, it can be prepared in advance and stored in the refrigerator for days until you’re ready to bake it (which is precisely what I did). Another great perk? Apple crisp can easily be made into […]

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Apple Crisp Bars

For those of you who have been paying close attention, you may have noticed that this week was unofficially apple-themed. While many are currently on the pumpkin train (I have some killer pumpkin recipes coming at you soon, pinkie promise), apples are a great fall staple as well. I even snuck them into the Harvest […]

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Nude Blondies

There are several types of nudes that I enjoy and I don’t mean the explicit variety (please folks, don’t flood my email with dick pics). I’m talking more along the lines of nude lipsticks, nude shoes and nude handbags. If I could scrap my whole wardrobe at this very moment and replace 90% of it […]

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Peanut Butter Cookies

Growing up, peanut butter cookies were a staple in our home thanks to the Kraft recipe posted on the back of their jar. Flash forward and I still love the sweet and salty treat, though I’ve moved away from the original Kraft recipe a smidgen. The reason I decided to bake these cookies this week […]

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(Not My Granny’s) Cinnamon Rolls

So here’s the thing; I grew up on my granny’s cinnamon rolls thinking I didn’t like cinnamon rolls. I apologize to my family who are potentially be reading this – please don’t disown me. My grand-mother was a great woman and cooked a mean Christmas goose however cinnamon rolls just weren’t her forte. Hard, dry […]

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