Red Bean Dessert (Tong Shui)

I got this great kitchen aid multi-cooker with my air miles points that is a slow-cooker, makes yogourt, cooks soup, simmers, etc. Anyways, enough about my kitchen gadgets. The reason I bring it up is because it’s great to cook this red bean dessert. If I’m home during the day I can just turn on…

S’mores Brownie Bars

The third time’s is a charm isn’t that how the saying goes? I’ve been trying to get the recipe up to my expectations of how it looks. It looks amazing but first the chocolate layer was too hard, then too sweet. But now…..I think the recipe is the perfect level of sweetness, fudgeyness and saltiness….

Pumpkin Cupcake + Cinnamon Vanilla Cream Cheese Icing

Another week, another potluck. I offered to bring dessert, because I wanted to try making this pumpkin cupcake. But what a marathon, I forgot that I only had one day to get the ingredients and make the cupcakes! Surprise it to less time that I thought, which was great because it meant I could go…

Chocolate Cupcake, Chocolate Cinnamon Cream Cheese Icing

Company coming for lunch… what to make? This recipe is one that I have wanted to try for a long time, I even had the cake mix and pudding in my pantry! And I can’t remember the last time I used cake and pudding mix. But wow, this cupcake turned out great, light, fluffy and…

Chocolate Zucchini Cupcake

What do you do when you have too much zucchini in your fridge? Chocolate cake! Wow was I surprised, it tasted just like a soft moist chocolate cake. You can’t even taste or see the zucchini at all. What a great way to add vegetables in your diet, especially for picky eaters. 2 cups all-purpose…

Cassava Cake

Yes, I do realize that this cake does not help my diet at all! However….. it’s really easy to make and tastes so good. But you can’t eat a lot because it’s so rich. So share. Cake: 2 Packs of grated cassava, defrosted 1/2 Can condensed milk 1 Can coconut milk 1 Cup non dairy…

Pineapple Upside-Down Cake

I really wanted something sweet and was staring at the pineapple. So I decided to combine my craving and make pineapple upside down cake. It’s been a really long time since I’ve had this cake so I wasn’t sure how it would turn out. Turned out pretty good! Topping: 1/2 cup unsalted butter, melted 1/4…

Lemon Blueberry Yogourt Muffins

Lemons, lemons, lemons… Yum my favourite! I had some left over greek yogourt in the fridge and was trying to figure out what to do with it. There was a muffin recipe that I’ve been wanting to try, except that when I went to the site, the recipe had disappeared. I searched for another recipe,…

Saskatoon Berry Butter Tarts

This summer we went and picked Saskatoon berries from the Saskatoon berry farm. I’ve been contemplating what to do with all the Saskatoon’s that are still in my freezer. At the berry farm they sell a Saskatoon butter tart that really liked so I thought that I would try and re-create it but couldn’t find…