French Toast

As kids, my parents would make us anything we wanted for breakfast (with restrictions) on Sunday mornings. It usually came down to pancakes, waffles, or french toast. Clearly we loved our carbs. There was just something about french toast that always felt ultra special. Fancy, really. SO, seeing as it was a special Sunday yesterday,…

Pumpkin Spice HotCross Buns

Did anyone else pick the dried fruit out of their HotCross Buns as a kid? Well, here is a version of our favourite festive bun I would have done my siblings household chores for just to get it on my plate! This bun is packed with pumpkin, spices, & a hint of dark rum. AND…

StewedRaspberry Yam Brownies

StewedRaspberry Yam Brownies! I’ve heard about yam brownies here and there, and finally decided to give them ago putting my own spin on things. I always LOVE the idea of including fruits and/or veg in baked goods. Typically, when I think of brownies they’re fudgy, quite sweet, and rich. These brownies are a couple of…

Stewed Rhubarb

Breakfast! After dinner…I ponder brekkie – timesaver during the morning RUSH. Stewed Rhubarb & I go WAY back. Not only can it be whipped up in minutes, but is has this slightly sweet tartness that leaves me craving more. I can just feel my cheeks puckering now. It’s been a favourite on cereal since I…