Halloween Edition: Jack Skellington Macarons

It’s that time of year again….HALLOWEEN!     I actually did these Jack Skellington macarons years ago for a friend and decided to repost for the upcoming holiday plus these are super easy to make. Let’s get started shall we:   Like I stated this is just a basic macaron recipe (like the one I…

Apple Crumble Pie

Here in the U.S. we will be celebrating Thanksgiving next week and a lot of us will be in the kitchen getting the meal and desserts prepared. I decided to share a great apple crumb recipe with you all.  I make it every year for Thanksgiving & Christmas and it is one of my family’s favorite…

Food Trends: Poop-Themed Cafe

A “toilet-themed dessert bar”? Desserts that look like crap? No folks I am not making this up. There is an actual popular Poop Cafe in Canada! While the idea of eating out of a toilet may not appeal to most of us (me included), the cafe is proving popular with lots of tourists. The cafe is…

Red Pepper Jam Macarons

This was a fun recipe I had in mind when I received some Red Pepper Jam from Jammy Yummy.  Jammy Yummy is a company that makes all their jams from fresh vegetables.  I wasn’t sure how I wanted to bake with this product and then I had a great idea to use the jam as a…

Homemade Blueberry Ice Cream

Tomorrow, July 16th, is National Ice Cream Day!!   For the past 2 weeks I’ve been posting my favorite ice cream recipes but this happens to be one of my all time favorite ice cream flavors. This too takes no time at all and I feel its a mix between ice cream AND yogurt. It’s…

Papaya Pumpkin Ice Cream

In continuation of National Ice Cream Month here is another tasty ice cream recipe: Papaya.   Pumpkin.  Ice cream. I’ll let that sink in for a bit. The combination of these two fruits (yes pumpkins are technically a fruit) may sound weird, but trust me when I say this is devilishly delicious. I tested this…

Roasted Cherry Ice Cream

In honor of National Ice Cream Month (July) and National Ice Cream Day (July 16th) I am dedicating my next few blog posts to ICE CREAM RECIPES!   I don’t know anyone who doesn’t love a good creamy ice cream! Even the non-lovers of ice cream will not be able to resist these homemade recipes!…