Classic Chocolate Bûche de Noël

A wooden log look-a-like cake made of rolled-up Génoise cake frosted with Chocolate buttercream.   In France, a proper Christmas dinner wouldn’t be complete without the traditional Bûche de Noël. This wooden log look-a-like cake, traditionally made of a rolled-up Génoise cake frosted with Chocolate buttercream, is part of the official conclusion to a Christmas … Read more

Tender and Juicy Pork Loin Roast Recipe

This Honey Garlic Glazed Pork Loin Roast is hands down the BEST pork loin recipe. If you’re wondering how to cook pork loin, this easy method makes juicy, fork tender pork loin. Just rub with spices, smother with glaze, and roast until done!     Easy Pork Loin Roast Recipe Are you ready to make … Read more

Creamy Coconut Milk Chicken

This Coconut Milk Chicken recipe comes together in one pan, with a creamy sauce that’s out of this world. You’ll love this stellar combination of delicate coconut milk, perfectly cooked chicken breasts, and exotic spices!       TENDER COCONUT MILK CHICKEN If you’re hungry for something savory, but aren’t really feelin’ a complicated set … Read more

The Easiest Chocolate Chip Squares

A 40+ year old family recipe. Chewy chocolate chip cookie bars perfect for lunchboxes & after school snacks. An ideal recipe for cookie swaps & for the freezer.     This chocolate chip cookie squares recipe is one of my mom’s recipes from many years back. She makes them with a chocolate frosting but I … Read more

Caramel Apple Cheesecake

Caramel Apple Cheesecake. A special method yields an intensely flavoured apple topping on a silky baked vanilla cheesecake, then pour on the best homemade caramel sauce.     This is a recipe that I’ve had on hand to share for a long time. Today I’m finally getting to it. This one is sort of inspired … Read more

Blueberry Balsamic Pork Chops

Blueberry Balsamic Pork Chops. Simple seared or grilled chops with a savoury, sweet and sour sauce that compliments the pork beautifully.       These blueberry balsamic pork chops are one of our family favourite recipes for a quick weekday supper. Nothing beats good old wild Newfoundland blueberries in this recipe.   Continue Reading in … Read more

Coconut Bounty Cookie Bars

Coconut Bounty Cookie Bars. A super easy cookie bar with a chocolate cookie crumb base and a sweet coconut centre, all topped with a luscious chocolate layer. Very freezer friendly too.     Originally published Dec 2021. Sometimes one recipe inspires another and these Coconut Bounty Cookie Bars are a perfect example. Just a couple … Read more

Queen of Sheba Chocolate Cake (Reine de Saba)

This Queen of Sheba Chocolate Cake is one of Julia Child’s most famous recipes, and for all the right reasons. It’s a simple cake recipe that yields a rich chocolatey taste with hints of almonds and a thin layer of chocolate buttercream to wow your guests. If you are learning French baking and need a … Read more

Lasagna Stuffed Chicken

Are you looking for a delicious and impressive dinner idea? This lasagna-stuffed chicken recipe is a winner. Enjoy tender chicken breasts filled with classic lasagna flavors, from gooey melted cheese to rich tomato sauce and aromatic herbs. For more recipes like this, try my spinach-stuffed chicken and mushroom-stuffed chicken variations.     I’ve taken my … Read more

Apple Cobbler

When craving a warm and cozy dessert, there’s something comforting about the aroma of apples baking in the oven, intertwined with notes of cinnamon and brown sugar. You’ll love this apple cobbler recipe with its flaky crust and delicious spiced filling. Once autumn hits, it’s time for baking fall desserts. If you don’t have time … Read more