Sweetheart Lavender Magic Bags

DIY

Sweetheart Lavender Magic Bags perfect for Valentine's Day or a simple craft for any time of the year!

Rice bags (aka Magic Bags) have kept me warm for years ever since my Mom started making them about 2 decades ago, and with this chilly weather there is no better time to whip out that sewing machine to make these Lavender Sweetheart Magic Bags! SHOP THE POST

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Chocolate Coconut Love Bites

Desserts & Baking

Chocolate Coconut Love Bites are the perfect homemade Valentine's treat and taste like a better version of a Bounty Bar!

These Chocolate Coconut Love Bites are the perfect Valentine’s Day treat to make for that special someone, for your kids’ classroom treat (nut free… and they can help!) or for the sweetest end to a dinner party!

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Strawberry Lemon Sweetheart Crepes

Breakfast, Desserts & Baking, Holiday Dishes

Strawberry Sweetheart Crepes with cute heart-shaped strawberries and dairy free along with a Vitamix Giveaway!

GIVEAWAY TIME!  I am THRILLED to announce a year-long partnership with one of my favourite brands… VITAMIX!!  And what a better way to kick it off than with a delicious recipe for my Strawberry Lemon Sweetheart Crêpes (dairy-free option), just in time to impress the pants of of your sweetie for Valentine’s Day! SHOP THE POST

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Peanut Butter Cookies (vegan & gluten-free)

Desserts & Baking, Gluten-Free, Recipes, Vegan

Peanut Butter Cookies

The cookie gods were good to me on the day that I made these beauties. Recipe testing is rarely a straight forward process (understatement of the year), and usually requires multiple failures, with or without tears of frustration, before nailing it.  These peanut butter cookies were an exception.  A gal needs a break every once in a while, I’ll take it!

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Strawberry Heart Slab Pie

Desserts & Baking, Recipes

Strawberry Heart Slab Pie

We usually do a picnic in a park for Mother’s Day with about 20 people and have done so for years.  It’s kind of how our family rolls!  If you also happen to be feeding a crowd for Mother’s Day this heart slab pie is absolutely perfect!

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Double Chocolate Olive Oil Cake

Desserts & Baking, Recipes

Double Chocolate Olive Oil Cake

Olive oil and chocolate? Crazy as it sounds, it’s a match made in heaven. February is Heart Month and of course Valentine’s Day, not that anybody needs a reason to bake a chocolate cake!  I decided to celebrate it this year by raiding the baking aisle in Nature’s Fare, with a side trip to the olive oil section.

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