Category Archives: Bakery

Delicious hearty homemade baked goods and sweets.

How to Plan The Pinterest-Perfect Summer Party for Your Kids

School's out and that means kids have all kinds of time for activities. Stock up on simple items at the start of the season so when it's your turn to host a play date or birthday party, you're well-prepared. Keep colorful napkins, serving bowls and utensils on hand to be sure that your party is...
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10 Tips to Frost Layer Cakes Like a Professional

Frosting a cake should be one of the most enjoyable parts of cake-making. The mixing and cooking is done, and all that's left is to use your creativity to complete your edible work of art. But many find cake frosting a challenge, particularly when it comes to layer cakes. Time pressure, impatience and the lack...
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Superlicious Float

A patio-worthy decadent summer dessert

What better way to enjoy the warmer weather than a delicious ice cream float? Topped off with a strawberry wafer, this fruity float makes for a pretty and cool treat. (more…)...
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Churro Ice Cream Sundae

Perfectly crispy and impeccably creamy, this dessert is a sweet summer treat. Paired with whipped cream, raspberries and pineapple, the cherry on top of this sundae is actually cinnamon-sugar for a delicious churro taste. (more…)...
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Try Something New — Bake with Beans

Adding beans to your baking will boost the protein, fibre, vitamin and mineral content of your treats. The high protein content of beans also improves the texture of baked goods. Find out for yourself with this yummy cake from Ontario Bean Growers. (more…)...
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Banana Chocolate Chip Bread

The warmer months are all about celebrating and spending time with friends and family. Try your hand at baking something special for loved ones the next time you entertain guests or bring a hostess gift. (more…)

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Lime and Banana Cake

Recently, I decided to focus on cakes suitable for casual entertaining, especially out-doors and for a crowd. This one caught my eye because it looks nice made in a big tube pan, feeds up to 16 people, goes well served with berries and is best when made ahead. It keeps excellently for three days or...
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