Snickerdoodles. Even the name is brilliant! Someone told me a few weeks ago, that until I had tried snickerdoodles I hadn’t lived.  And because I couldn’t resist the challenge I searched for a… Continue reading

Chicken Cordon Bleu

I was trying to come up with something different to make for my husband’s supper tonight earlier while watching a show on the Food Network.  They were remaking American classics, a lot of… Continue reading

Twice Baked Potatoes

Okay, so this is one of the simplest things to do with a potato, but I love potatoes and reckon that if someone chances across this and decides to make their own that… Continue reading

White Chocolate Banana Loaf

What do you do when you have bananas over ripening?  In my case there are two answers, a fruit smoothie or bake something. Today despite the fact that I am literally melting all… Continue reading


I was born in Northern Ireland so potatoes and bread are something that not only was I reared on, but I love.  I am of the firm opinion that there is nothing that isn’t… Continue reading

Kraft perfection

I have been married for just over three years, and I know it sounds overly sentimental but every single day I love him more than I did the day before.  He really is… Continue reading

Cream Fill Chocolate Cupcakes

These were a mistake… Seriously!  I mean, look at them!  They were so good I ate way too many.  I am never making these again. I made part of the batter into a… Continue reading

Taco Time!

My husband has a favourite quote, actually he has lots but this one is relevant right now, “You never think it will happen inyour own family.” He is referring to me being vegetarian, the… Continue reading

Chewy Chocolate Raspberry Cookies

I found this recipe and reckoned with the combination of chocolate and raspberries my husband was bound to love them.   They were so simple to make, as all good cookies are.  They are… Continue reading

Dutch Butter Cake – Boter Koek

When I first moved to Canada my husband took me to visit some of his long time friends. We had a great day, getting to know each other and Allan’s friends taking pleasure… Continue reading