Healthy Pancakes

Saturday, January 31, 2015 0 , , , Permalink 3

Healthy Pancakes In our house, we love us some pancakes.  Buttermilk. Chocolate Chip. Gooey Banana. Healthy Pancakes...wait. Ummmm...what? Okay, I'll be the first to admit that we don't generally serve up flapjacks for the fabulously fit.  In fact, I suppose what we make is usually quite the opposite.  Luckily, however, I've been making a really good effort at embracing ...

Green and Red Christmas

Wednesday, December 10, 2014 0 , , , , Permalink 2

Classic Christmas Colours Everybody knows green and red at Christmas time is a classic.  Usually I steer clear of these two colours during the holidays and try to go with silvers, whites, blues, and purples.  This year, however, I thought I'd go back to some Christmas time roots and stick with the originals.  My daughter and I just ...

Dorie in my Kitchen – Classic Banana Bundt Cake

Dorie in my Kitchen no. 2 In my last "Dorie in my Kitchen" post I explained that I wanted to bake my way through the best baking recipe book in life, Dorie Greenspan's "Baking: From my home to yours."  I started off my journey with Big Bill's Carrot Cake (which was darn delicious!) and decided, to ...

Baby Memory Box

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 0 , , , , Permalink 2

I have 3 kids and every time I turn around someone is complaining that their jeans are too short and their shirts are too small.  Each and every time I do laundry, I'm pulling out 4 or 5 onsies and sleepers that no longer fit my growing little man even though, I swear, it seems like ...

Social Good Moms

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 0 , Permalink 0

I find that when I want to talk about something that is really important to me, it becomes hard to find the right words.  When I really want people to sit up and take notice, I feel like if I could only string together the right syllables, sentences, and paragraphs, maybe I could make a difference. Today is a perfect day for ...

Dorie in my Kitchen – Big Bill’s Carrot Cake

Dorie in my Kitchen no. 1 My all time favourite cookbook writer extraordinare is Ms. Dorie Greenspan.  I love her (no, I'm not scared to admit it!).  When I flip through the pages of her books these amazing looking goodies and baked pieces of heaven jump up and slap me right in the face.  Pretty much every ...