Two-bite brownie recipe for Cake my Day!

Hi friends, some of you might remember that every year for the past 10 years in February, I have raised money for the Toronto Humane Society through National Cupcake Day (read all about it here). This year, I’m still raising money for the Toronto Humane Society through a new initiative called Cake My Day! This … Read more

White plate of Zan’s Birthday Cookies from Dorie's Cookies.

Tuesdays with Dorie: Zan’s Birthday Cookies from Dorie’s Cookies

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Dorie’s Cookies was Zan’s Birthday Cookies (p 297). Dorie says: I created them for the thirteenth birthday party for a friend’s daughter, Zan. It was only after I tasted them that I realized I’d channeled the spirit of a German chocolate cake. The base of the cookie is … Read more

National Cupcake Day Easy Blueberry lemon financier recipe on

Lemon blueberry financiers for National Cupcake Day

Remember earlier this month when I announced that today, February 24th, is Canada’s eighth National Cupcake Day – raising money for SPCAs and Humane Societies across the country? That’s right –  today is all about cupcakes – and raising money to help animals in need all around Canada. This is my eighth year participating and … Read more