Homemade chocolate speckles/ freckles on a white background.

Homemade chocolate speckles/ freckles/ nonpareils

Have you heard of chocolate freckles? Maybe you know then as chocolate speckles? Or maybe nonpareils? Or maybe you are new to this brilliant concept – if so, welcome! What are chocolate freckles/ speckles? Basically, it’s a two-ingredient wonder: Chocolate (I prefer milk for these) – but make it GOOD QUALITY (when there are so … Read more

Strawberry yoghhurt cupcakes with strawberry cream cheese frosting for National Cupcake Day 2017 image on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Strawberry yoghurt cupcakes with cream cheese frosting for National Cupcake Day

Remember earlier this month when I announced that today, February 27th, is Canada’s fifth 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 fifth year participating and … Read more

Pavlova topped with whipped cream and sprinkles on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Tutti frutti mini pavlovas

Disclosure: KitchenAid Canada has provided me with product as compensation for my services and posts but all posts represent my own opinion. Regular readers might remember that I’ve written before about how impressed I have been with my KitchenAid® 30-Inch Freestanding Electric Range with Even-Heat™ Technology and Warming Drawer.  While the initial decision of “which … Read more