Tag "Treats"

Spring

6 Make-Ahead Snacks for Back-to-School

If packing a school lunch was just about making a sandwich and calling it a day, the school year would be an entirely different beast, wouldn’t it? Alas, my friends,

The Holidays

Chocolate and Cherry Shortbread Cookies

I’d begun to think we’d made every Christmas cookie worth making on the site. (I don’t count cookies with elaborate piped icing because that is next-level fussy and not how

Spring

Fast and Fruity Easter Desserts

Growing up, we spent most holidays at my Grandmother’s house, and Easter was no exception: The main event was always Sunday’s dinner. But the desserts — How did one woman prepare

Winter

7 Best Snow Day Baking Projects

Did you wake up to a foot of the white stuff and some very happy kids today? I sure did. And as much as I’m looking forward to sledding, that

The Holidays

7 of Our All-Time Favourite Holiday Cookies

For a site whose whole purpose is to encourage families to eat healthily we have a lot of cookies. This roundup of holiday cookies is just the tip of the

Round-Ups

We Love…Making our Valentine’s

It doesn’t have to be the shape of a heart. It needn’t be red, pink or anything in between. It could be chocolate but it definitely doesn’t have to be.

Chocolate

Chewy Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

When we first started SPC, way back when, I remem­ber a dear and trusted friend say­ing to me, “I love food blogs but I never quite believe that they get how hard it

Snacks & Desserts

Netflix & SPC: Pudding Pops

There are few things that amaze my kids more than when Ben and I tell them that something they love was around in our day. The truth is, we may

Chocolate

Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

My God, but this is the bossi­est win­ter we’ve had in a long time. Just when you think you can’t find any more ways to com­plain, describe, cry about the cold

Snacks & Desserts

Lisa’s Letters Home: Homemade Marshmallows

Every year, my friends and I participate in a fundraiser at our local ceramic painting shop (http://www.crazyglazy.com/squish-a-boob/). It involves putting paint on our boobs in their back room, pressing them