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 eatlivetravelwrite.com

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

National Cupcake Day 2020

Introducing National Cupcake Day 2020

On Monday February 24th 2020, join me in celebrating the eighth annual National Cupcake Day which benefits Societies for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCAs) and Humane Societies across Canada. Originally launched by the RSPCA in New South Wales, Australia, National Cupcake Day began in Canada in 2013, and the initiative has grown across … Read more

National Cupcake Day 2019 Fudgey chocolate cupcakes on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Fudgey Chocolate Cupcakes for National Cupcake Day

Remember earlier this month when I announced that today, February 25th, is Canada’s seventh 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 seventh year participating and … Read more