Odds and Ends Baking

One of my biggest pet peeves is wasting food. I’ve been known to sit and finish the food my kids leave on their plates, just so it doesn’t end up in the trash. I know there are others like me out there, and for that reason, I wanted to make a post about using the…

Eggless, Caramel Cream Cheese Hand Pies

I love pretty desserts! They always say that you eat with your eyes, and I believe it. I also love a great, flaky pastry. So I decided to combine both! My daughter and I got to work the other day, playing around with pastry doughs and flavours. This was the best of the lot. Super…

Eggless, Banana, Oat and Almond Muffins

I woke up this morning in the mood to bake (what else is new?!), so I decided to make some muffins for the family. Having a surplus of bananas at the moment, I knew they needed to be involved, so I played around a bit and came up with this healthy muffin recipe. This recipe…

No-knead, Seeded Brown Bread

I love baking bread! When it comes out of the oven, perfect and warm- you feel a sense of accomplishment- then you get to eat it too! What could be better? The part of bread baking that bothers me the most is the kneading. I just don’t have the motivation to stand there and strong-arm…

Eggless, Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

It’s a cold one here today, and I decided the kids and I would just have a nice, cozy day inside. What better to do on days like that than bake cookies! We opted for these delicious oatmeal chocolate chip cookies. They are one of my favourites, since they are large, soft cookies, with chocolate…

Easy, Last Minute Cake Recipe

Believe it or not, this giant cupcake cake, including the decorating, came together in only about 20 minutes of hands on time. This is my go to cake/cupcake recipe when I need to bake something quickly. It only uses 2 pantry items and some milk/milk alternative, and can be made vegan. It’s a great option…

Perfect, Eggless Waffles

Recently, I binge-watched Parks and Recreation from start to finish. Believe it or not, I had never seen an episode before, and quickly became obsessed. One of the ongoing gags in the series, is Leslie Nope’s love of waffles, which made me desperately crave some as well! I ordered a waffle maker for my kitchen,…