Tag "Dessert"

By Ingredient

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

Breakfast

French Toast Nuggets Stuffed with Lemon Ricotta

I feel bad posting this recipe this week. With the new documentary FED UP having hit theatres last week, my timing on a maple syrup-laden breakfast isn’t so perfect. Although

Snacks & Desserts

Nana’s Grain Pie

If you celebrate Easter, this dessert is a family tradition that I look forward to indulging in all year. My mother and I are virtually cooking it together tomorrow as

Summer

Netflix & SPC: Banana Strawberry Bread

March Break means getting out of Dodge for many families. But for me, it’s the turning point, that fork in the road that says spring is aaalmost here. No, we’re

Dairy

Blueberry and Kale Smoothie

Scarlett and I have an on-off love affair with smoothies. We go through fazes when they’re all we crave in a day and then other times when they fall from

By Meal Type

Pancake Tacos

Do you remember when the school year started and I was all “look at me I’m a breakfast hot shot”–making it the night before so mornings weren’t rushed? Do you

Fruits

Baked Blueberry and Banana Oatmeal

I’m not going to even talk of resolutions because I don’t make them. I don’t need another thing hanging over me that I could fail. I know. It sounds like

By Ingredient

Pumpkin Bread Pudding

Because I’m one of those people who makes everyone at the Thanksgiving table say what they’re thankful for (and because I just finished a freelance article of how to stop

Fruits

Apple Upside Down Cornmeal Cakes

If there is a consolation for summer’s end and that consolation came in the form of food, it would be apples, no? They are the very essence of goodness. And,

By Season

Chocolate Raspberry Ice Box Cake

Ice Box Cakes were something I’d read about in American food magazines for years without really understanding what they were. Since you don’t bake them – hello ice box! –