Desserts

Recipe: Spiced Up Shortbread

Recipe: Spiced Up Shortbread

Shortbread is my favourite cookie. Citrus-scented, chocolate-dipped or plain, I love every rendition I’ve ever had. These are slightly spiced up with cinnamon, but perfect to decorate with sprinkles and share with a 3 ½ year old boy.

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Recipe: Apple Coffee Cake

Recipe: Apple Coffee Cake

This cake is sweet but not cloyingly so. It’s great as a dessert, as a decadent breakfast or as an afternoon snack when your blood sugar is a little low.

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Recipe: Coffe-Infused Bundt Cake

Recipe: Coffe-Infused Bundt Cake

You can never have enough coffee and this cake is one answer to that craving.

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Recipe: Golden Oldie Fudge

Recipe: Golden Oldie Fudge

This recipe is from Chatelaine magazine, circa 1965. Tried and true, the recipe works perfectly today with no alterations. Gorgeously sweet, buttery fudge with no apologies for calories or fat. YUM.

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Recipe: Lion Cake (Chocolate Birthday Cake)

Recipe: Lion Cake (Chocolate Birthday Cake)

I made this cake for Leith for his 2nd birthday and he loved it. It was quite simple to make and very impressive…to a 2 year-old who has a passion for lions.

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Recipe: Apple “Puff” Pancake

Recipe: Apple “Puff” Pancake

This is a delicious way to treat yourself to a decadent but extremely simple breakfast. It would also make a delicious dessert, served perhaps with a dollop of maple whipped cream.

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