Closeup of a Speculoos Cheesecake Bar

Speculoos Cheesecake Bars

It’s beginning to look a lot like … the holidays. Goodness knows what the holidays are going to look like this year. So there’s only one thing for it – BAKE! One of my favourite holiday recipes is spéculoos cookies not just because they taste good but because they make the house smell AMAZING. It’s … Read more

Close up of Dorie Greenspan's Thanksgiving Bars on a black background

Tuesdays with Dorie (Dorie’s Cookies): Thanksgiving Bars

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Dorie’s Cookies was one I voted to make because it felt seasonal. Yup – it’s Canadian Thanksgiving THIS WEEKEND (HOW is it already October!?)  and because celebrating looks a little different this year, I’ve been on the lookout for some treats to bake up for neighbours and friends … Read more

Tuesdays with Dorie Dorie Greenspan spiced pumpkin jammers on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Tuesdays with Dorie (Dorie’s Cookies): Spiced Pumpkin Jammers

I made this week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Dorie’s Cookies for Canadian Thanksgiving a couple of weeks ago. Here’s a confession for you – I’m not a fan of pumpkin pie, it’s something to do with the texture (and believe me when I say I’ve tried a lot of different pumpkin pies!). It’s also … Read more

Simple sautéed vegetables on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Ideas for Thanksgiving

Canadian Thanksgiving is this weekend – a time for giving thanks for the harvest and that necessarily means friends and family and, of course, food.  As we all know, holidays tend to be a time for a little indulgence, which, for many, spells complicated and time-consuming – something you definitely don’t need if you are … Read more