Category Archives: Cakes, Bars, & Squares

Flourless Blender Brownies

Ooey gooey blender brownies – 5 minutes to mix up and loaded with a secret healthy ingredient! How easy is that? (You won’t feel too guilty feeding these to your crowd.) Okay, so if chocolate is actually a vegetable then … Continue reading

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German Lebkuchen Loaf

The traditional flavours of German Lebkuchen in a delicious tender loaf. Slather a slice with butter for a taste of an Old World German Christmas. Oh, the smells of Christmas are starting to curl around the corners and waft through the … Continue reading

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Cooking with Kids: Classic Seven Minute Frosting for a Birthday Cake

Seven Minute Frosting is a classic. Basically sugar and egg whites heated and beaten together for seven minutes to form a soft fluffy, marshmallowy icing that turns any cake into a special occasion masterpiece.  Cooking with Meredith and Lara Two … Continue reading

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Strawberry Rhubarb Pavlova Cake and It’s Been Five Years (Five Years!)

Time to celebrate with a luscious Strawberry Rhubarb Pavlova Layer Cake, whether it’s a birthday, anniversary, or Mother’s Day. This stunning dessert layers sweet meringue with tart rhubarb curd, strawberries, and cream. My little blog is five years old today! … Continue reading

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Strawberry Velvet Cake

The luscious red colour and fruity flavour of this strawberry velvet cake comes from a hit of strawberry jam and vibrant pureed beet. Love should be celebrated every day of the year, but since one big non-stop party isn’t a … Continue reading

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