Margarita Cake with a Sugar Cookie Crust #NationalMargaritaDay

Margarita cake with a sugar cookie crust | gotta get baked

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Happy National Margarita Day, everybody! My good friend, the fabulous Heather of girlichef, has brought a wonderful group of bloggers together to celebrate this glorious holiday. You are OBLIGATED to spend your entire day drinking margaritas. It’s the law (no, … Continue reading

Random Crap and Cream Cheese Chocolate Chip Cookies

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Oh Canada. What have you wrought on the world? It seems that famous Canadians are in the news every day, often for bad behaviour. Well…two famous Canadians as of late. We have the gift that keeps on giving in the … Continue reading

Banana Chocolate Chip Bread and Snickerdoodles for a @ZulkaSugar Review

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The very kind folks over at Zulka Sugar asked me recently whether I would like a sample of their morena sugar to try out. Um, yes please! I was thrilled to say yes, especially after I read up on what … Continue reading

Chocolate Covered Macaroons for #SundaySupper April Showers

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The theme for Sunday Supper this week is “April Showers”, featuring foods that would fit onto any treats table at a baby or bridal shower. Cute, eh? Although, seriously, you don’t need to be preggers or getting hitched to make … Continue reading

Cyber-bullying (and can’t-we-all-just-get-along cookies)

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I’m in love with these cookies and originally, I had little else to say in this post beyond “they’re fabulous! They’re delicious! Go make them now!”. Something’s been happening in the world of food blogging that I wanted to comment … Continue reading

A Breakfast Casserole and An Ode to Holiday Gorging

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Christmas is over and I’m rolling myself out of bed and out the door every morning to get to work (begrudgingly of course). Is it normal for one’s clothes to be THIS tight after the holidays?! As in, the band … Continue reading

Molasses chocolate chip candied ginger cookies for Twelve Weeks of Christmas Treats

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I’ve been seeing a lot of kids-with-Santa photos lately on Facebook and Instagram and I’ve got to say, bravo to the malls and stores for hiring such realistic looking Santas!  Back when I was a kid, the Santas looked so … Continue reading

Millionaire’s Shortbread for a #SundaySupper Holiday Cookie Exchange

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I love all the Sunday Supper events but there are some that are just closer to my heart, like today’s Holiday Cookie Exchange. Obviously a week dedicated to baking holiday treats is right up my alley. I’ve baked all kinds … Continue reading