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autumn, recipe, spring, sweet

Carrot Cake with Meringue and Maple Cream

Back in May I made a cake in honour of Priscilla’s Bachelorette party. Well, the wedding day finally arrived! It was a beautiful event. In honour of such an occasion, I felt it only proper to make a tall layer cake. In this case, I made a carrot cake with lots of walnuts and pineapple, topped with a meringue crust and sandwiched between  ...

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recipe, sweet, year-round

Chocolate Hazelnut Brownies

Are you devout to your favourite recipes, or do you prefer to try out variations even if the results aren’t guaranteed to be better? I, personally, am always trying other recipes just to see the difference. I am so glad I’m not attached-to-the-hip with recipes, because otherwise I wouldn’t find wonderful ones like this! Today  ...

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recipe, snack, winter

Holiday Spice Pecans

I am on the VIA train, rolling past farms and small cities as I travel from Montreal to small town Belleville, Ontario. Home for the holiday season at last! After a technical delay in uploading these pictures (the internet available in a moving vehicle never seems stable), I am so very pleased to be presenting you this very flavourful treat:  ...

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breakfast, recipe, year-round

Coconut and Nuts Granola

Granola is one of those treats that tastes delicious, is super filling, and a great breakfast option with milk or yogurt, or even a snack! Here is one of the various granola recipes I like to make. It has a delicious crunch from the toasted nuts, a delicate sweetness from the honey and brown sugar, and wholesomeness from the oats, and a fun  ...

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