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Easter Egg Nest Cookies Recipe

| March 17, 2017 | 12 Comments
Easter Egg Nest Cookies Recipe

    This Easter Egg Nest Cookies recipe will become a family favourite! Not only is it tasty, it’s also adorable to prepare and they make a great centrepiece to decorate your Easter table for snacks or desserts. You will need the following ingredients: (makes 2 1/2 dozen) Cookie Ingredients: 3 cup flour 1 tsp baking […]

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Add Versatility to Your Spring Meals with Canadian Turkey! #TurkeyEveryDay #Recipe #Giveaway ~ CAN 04/07

| March 7, 2017 | 162 Comments
Add Versatility to Your Spring Meals with Canadian Turkey! #TurkeyEveryDay #Recipe #Giveaway ~ CAN 04/07

  Add Versatility to Your Spring Meals with Canadian Turkey With spring just around the corner, the change to this season of renewal often inspires us to want to create fresh dishes for our families. This is especially the case when it comes to preparing festive meals for occasions such as Easter and March Break. […]

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Valentine’s Day Crinkle Cookies with a White Chocolate Drizzle

| January 20, 2017 | 9 Comments
Valentine’s Day Crinkle Cookies with a White Chocolate Drizzle

  Ah, t’is the season for candy hearts, assorted chocolates, bouquets of various coloured roses…and Valentine’s Day treats! The holiday itself is often so focused on relationships between couples, or the thereof lack of relationships in a person’s life, that we forget to appreciate the true meaning behind the holiday: spreading love around and reminding […]

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Valentine’s Day Candy Bark

| January 13, 2017 | 3 Comments
Valentine’s Day Candy Bark

    Who would ever dare say that candy bark is only meant for Christmastime? Ah, I certainly wouldn’t! Valentine’s Day is the perfect season to gift a homemade treat to your loved ones, or even a delightful opportunity to create memories with them that will surely last a lifetime! And what better way to […]

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Be Merry with the Peppermint Hot Cocoa Chocolate Cupcakes Recipe

| December 9, 2016 | 15 Comments
Be Merry with the Peppermint Hot Cocoa Chocolate Cupcakes Recipe

Peppermint Hot Cocoa Chocolate Cupcakes  My favourite treat for the holidays is chocolate with peppermint, so this recipe hits the spot! It’s also easy to make and adds a festive dessert on the table. Your family will want seconds! Happy Holidays! Cupcake Ingredients: 1 cup all-purpose flour 1 tsp cinnamon 3/4 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp […]

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May Your Days Be Merry and Bright And a Macaccino Recipe

| November 25, 2016 | 17 Comments
May Your Days Be Merry and Bright And a Macaccino Recipe

  It is all too easy to truly miss enjoying the magic of Christmas. Everything leads up to that one special day, and within the blink of an eye, it is vanished until next year. All the stress over shopping, cooking, receiving guests, card sending, fending off a seasonal cold, can propel us into a […]

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Savour the Holidays with Canadian Turkey! #FestiveCdnTurkey #Recipe #Giveaway ~ CAN 12/03

| November 12, 2016 | 172 Comments
Savour the Holidays with Canadian Turkey! #FestiveCdnTurkey #Recipe #Giveaway ~ CAN 12/03

Savour the Holidays with Canadian Turkey! The holiday season is on its way! The countdown effectively on and it is time to start planning for this special time of the year.  Some of these items may be on your holiday checklists: Home decorations Tree trimming Gift buying and wrapping Party planning Whether it is a […]

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25 Halloween Cupcakes Your Friends Will Love!

| October 28, 2016 | 11 Comments
25 Halloween Cupcakes Your Friends Will Love!

  25 Halloween Cupcakes Your Friends Will Love! Cupcakes are the perfect dessert – they are portion-controlled (though it’s hard to eat only one!), they are a blank canvas to decorate however your heart desires, and they are easier to transport and display than a full cake. That makes them a ghoulishly great treat for […]

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Jack-O-Lantern Orange Bowls Recipe

| October 17, 2016 | 17 Comments
Jack-O-Lantern Orange Bowls Recipe

  Jack-O-Lantern Orange Bowls Most Halloween treats are not exactly healthy. I like to try new and different recipes that still fit the theme of the holiday but I can also feel good about giving to my family and friends. That’s why I created these adorable Jack-O-Lantern orange bowls. The process of making the bowl […]

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Halloween Bloody Bone Cupcake Recipe

| October 14, 2016 | 15 Comments
Halloween Bloody Bone Cupcake Recipe

Halloween Bloody Bone Cupcake  The Bloody Bone Cupcake recipe is not for the faint-hearted! How a little bit of red food colouring mix to some corn syrup can make it look like blood dripping! This cupcake recipe is definitely a fan favourite to serve at a Halloween Party. It’s a delicious chocolate cupcake with a butter cream vanilla […]

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Festive Halloween Caramel Apples Recipe

| October 7, 2016 | 10 Comments
Festive Halloween Caramel Apples Recipe

  Festive Halloween Caramel Apples Not your average caramel apple recipe! These Halloween Caramel Apples are very festive with a crunchy bite thanks to the peanuts bits and the colourful candy melts! A sweet treat this Halloween for your family, enjoy! You will only need a few simple ingredients to get these going: Ingredients: 6+ Granny Smith Apples […]

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Pumpkin Patch Cupcake Recipe

| September 30, 2016 | 15 Comments
Pumpkin Patch Cupcake Recipe

Pumpkin Patch Cupcake Your kids will just love this Pumpkin Patch Cupcake recipe for Halloween! They are easy to decorate and taste so yummy! Chocolate Cupcake Ingredients 2 Cup sugar 1 3/4 Cup flour 3/4 Cup cocoa 1 tsp baking powder 1 tsp baking soda 1 tsp salt 2 eggs, room temp 1 Cup whole […]

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Halloween Pumpkin Cookies Recipe

| September 23, 2016 | 9 Comments
Halloween Pumpkin Cookies Recipe

  Halloween Pumpkin Cookies Recipe If you are looking for a special treat your children can give their friends at school for Halloween, these Pumpkin Cookies are the one to make! Simply put one in a plastic bag and tie with an orange ribbon! This recipe is time consuming, but well worth the effort since it’s […]

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20 Mouthwathering Halloween Treats

| September 16, 2016 | 18 Comments
20 Mouthwathering Halloween Treats

    20 Mouthwathering Halloween Treats Many people seem to think that Halloween is a holiday just for kids. Sure, some aspects are kid-focused, such as trick-or-treating (you’d probably get some dirty looks if you walked around your neighborhood in a costume ringing doorbells, holding a pillowcase for your loot, without a kid in tow), […]

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Make Canadian Turkey the Centerpiece of Your Thanksgiving Celebrations! #CDNTradition #Giveaway CAN 10/07

| September 15, 2016 | 132 Comments
Make Canadian Turkey the Centerpiece of Your Thanksgiving Celebrations! #CDNTradition #Giveaway CAN 10/07

The fall season is upon us! The days are a little cooler, and the trees are beginning to change colours all around us. These are just two of the tell-tale signs that Thanksgiving is on its way! It is one of the holidays many Canadians look forward to, whether it is celebrated with a large […]

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A Special Cookie for Dad! Candied Bacon Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

A Special Cookie for Dad! Candied Bacon Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

Fathers day is coming up soon, so we decided to try something special for my husband. Things have been a bit hectic in our family lately, so getting back to some good old-fashioned basics sounded like a great idea. My little “helpers” requested we make some chocolate chip cookies, some good old-fashioned ways to show you […]

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Peek a Boo Peeps Cupcake Recipe

| March 4, 2016 | 11 Comments
Peek a Boo Peeps Cupcake Recipe

The Peek a Boo peeps cupcakes are so delicious and easy to make with your kids. You will require to purchase a pastry bag with a large star tip to make the green icing, decorative flowers, and the Easter marshmallow peeps like bunnies or chicks. Happy Easter! Peek a Boo Peeps Cupcake Vanilla Cupcake Ingredients: […]

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Brownie Chocolate Chip Bars Filled with Strawberry M&Ms #Recipe

| February 5, 2016 | 14 Comments
Brownie Chocolate Chip Bars Filled with Strawberry M&Ms #Recipe

  Brownies are so moist and divinely delicious! Your family will definitely enjoy these Brownie Chocolate Chip Bars Filled with Strawberry M&Ms. It’s a perfect treat for Valentine’s Day or you can change the M & M’s colour for a perfect St. Patrick, Easter, Halloween, or Christmas snack. Enjoy! Brownie Chocolate Chip Bars Filled with Strawberry M&Ms Brownie Ingredients: 1/4 cup […]

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Valentine’s Day Chocolate Dipped Oreo Cookies

| January 29, 2016 | 10 Comments
Valentine’s Day Chocolate Dipped Oreo Cookies

    Who does not like Oreo Cookies? They are definitely one of my favourites cookies to dunk in a glass of milk. These chocolate dipped Oreo cookies look so fancy and seem like they are difficult to make, but it’s really the cookie candy mold that does all the work!  What’s good is that […]

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10 Family Friendly Drinks for Christmas

| December 22, 2015 | 13 Comments
10 Family Friendly Drinks for Christmas

Christmas is only a few days away! Are you putting the finishing touches on your menu for the big day? I am! I am now down to deciding what drinks I will serve to my nearest and dearest at our gathering. This year I have uncovered 10 Family Friendly Drinks for Christmas that are perfect for […]

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Foolproof Creamy Fudge

| December 18, 2015 | 30 Comments
Foolproof Creamy Fudge

    Of all the sweet treats that I enjoy during the holiday season, fudge is the most soft and chocolaty snack I make for my family and guests. Some fudge recipes ask for careful temperature monitoring and lots of beating by hand to achieve the perfect texture, but this creamy fudge recipe relies on marshmallows to […]

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Chai Snickerdoodle Holiday Cookies

| December 11, 2015 | 22 Comments
Chai Snickerdoodle Holiday Cookies

    The perfect cookies to serve during the holidays! These are so delicious and the white chocolate icing makes it a sweet cookie everyone will love.  Enjoy!   Chai Snickerdoodle Holiday Cookies Cookie Ingredients: 2 cup sugar 2 tsp ground cinnamon 1 tsp ground ginger 1/2 tsp ground allspice 1 cup butter, room temp […]

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Adorable Rudolph Hot Cocoa DIY Holiday Gift with Printable

| December 4, 2015 | 14 Comments
Adorable Rudolph Hot Cocoa DIY Holiday Gift with Printable

     These Rudolph Hot Cocoa gifts are so adorable that you can give them to everyone one on our Christmas gift list! They are super easy to make with your children and are an ideal gift for teachers, bus drivers, co-workers, neighbours, and especially your kids and spouse. You can also decorate your Christmas tree with […]

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Make a Splash with the Little Live Pets™ Lil’ Turtle – Review and Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/23

| December 3, 2015 | 63 Comments
Make a Splash with the Little Live Pets™ Lil’ Turtle – Review and Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/23

Is your child a water baby at heart? Do they like toys that can go from land to water seamlessly? If you are still looking for the perfect gift for a child on your gift list, then a toy from the Little Live Pets™ Turtles collection would be an excellent choice!     Watch as […]

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