Tag: baking

Personalize a Special Day with Betty Crocker!

| September 7, 2017 | 12 Comments
Personalize a Special Day with Betty Crocker!

  Personalize a Special Day with Betty Crocker!   Celebrations are always a fun occasion to put together, but what is the one thing that everyone remembers about a special day? The food! Kids big and small are able to pin point how great a party was by the fun and festive the food served […]

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Create & Share to Win in the #BakeItPossible Contest!

| December 1, 2016 | 3 Comments
Create & Share to Win in the #BakeItPossible Contest!

Whether made for the holidays, a special occasion or to brighten a loved one’s day, Canadians love baking fun and creative treats! We like to take chances and think outside of the box when coming up with fabulous ideas for baked dishes to put smiles on the faces of our loved ones. Pillsbury™ and Betty […]

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4 Books for Family Fun with DK Canada! #Review #Giveaway

| July 27, 2016 | 52 Comments
4 Books for Family Fun with DK Canada! #Review #Giveaway

Summer fun can be had in so many different ways. Fun can be an adventure, exploring new features the world is sharing as the season passes along. It can also be through creating items a family can eat or be entertained by. DK Canada asked me to review four titles that can help a family […]

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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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Delicious Gluten-Free {Almost Healthy} Berry Crumble

| July 3, 2015 | 19 Comments
Delicious Gluten-Free {Almost Healthy} Berry Crumble

  This recipe was inspired by the crumble topping in the “Baked Apple Crumble with Carrot and Raisin Spice Filling” recipe found in the recipe book, Sweet Goodness by Patricia Green and Carolyn Hemming. I made this recipe when I realized I had a few too many packages of fresh berries in my refrigerator. The great thing about […]

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“Sweet Goodness” – A Gluten-Free Cookbook Review and Double-Chocolate Cake Doughnut Recipe

| June 12, 2015 | 5 Comments
“Sweet Goodness” – A Gluten-Free Cookbook Review and Double-Chocolate Cake Doughnut Recipe

  “Sweet Goodness” – A Gluten-Free Cookbook Review  I have encountered many cookbooks that claim their recipes are “unbelievably delicious,” so when the cover of Patricia Green and Carolyn Hemming’s newest cookbook, Sweet Goodness claimed that very thing I didn’t immediately jump up and down in excitement. You may recognize Carolyn Hemming and Patricia Green […]

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Boost Your Health with Kiss Me Organics’ Organic Green Tea Powder and Giveaway ~ CAN 01/31

| January 8, 2015 | 50 Comments
Boost Your Health with Kiss Me Organics’ Organic Green Tea Powder and Giveaway ~ CAN 01/31

The New Year is here, and I am on the look-out for finding new ways to do and eat healthier for myself and for my family. I do not want to change everything we eat, but I want to make subtle changes to improve on what we are eating. I also want to expand their […]

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Learn and Create with the Summer Fun Boutique from DK Books Review and Giveway! CAN 08/18

| July 28, 2014 | 32 Comments
Learn and Create with the Summer Fun Boutique from DK Books Review and Giveway! CAN 08/18

It’s summertime, and there are some days when the weather does not want to cooperate with our outdoor plans, or you just feel like having fun indoors. On days like these, I like to keep my family busy so chaos does not ensue. One way I like to keep my family entertained is with the […]

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The Cake Boss and Canadian Tire – A Family Affair

| December 9, 2013 | 10 Comments
The Cake Boss and Canadian Tire – A Family Affair

On Monday, December 9th I had the honour of sitting down and speaking with Buddy Valastro, cake decorating expert and star of the TLC TV show, Cake Boss. Buddy was in town to promote his new line of bakeware exclusively available at Canadian Tire locations across Canada. The unique line offers a range of products […]

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