Chocolate Toffee Fudge – Easy Fudge Recipe

Chocolate Toffee Fudge

This Chocolate Toffee Fudge Recipe is so easy, you won’t believe it. This recipe is foolproof, and the magic ingredient is sweetened condensed milk. Fudge is a perfect addition to your holiday treat tray, and homemade fudge is also a lovely gift. I love fudge, and I’ve been making this fudge recipe for years becauseRead more

Peach Pecan Cinnamon Buns – Peachy Cinnamon Rolls

Cinnamon Buns with Peaches and Pecans

I love this time of year when fresh peaches are ripe and ready. I made these Peach Pecan Cinnamon Buns because peaches, pecans and cinnamon are just natural together.  And because I really wanted cinnamon buns. Nothing says summer to me like fresh ripe peaches. For many years we had a peach tree in the back yard,Read more

Mustikkapiirakka – Finnish Blueberry Pie

Mustikkapiirakka - Finnish Blueberry Pie

Did the name of this recipe throw you off? You don’t have to be able to pronounce it to make and enjoy  Mustikkapiirakka, or Finnish Blueberry Pie. Last summer, we traveled to Scandinavia. The highlight of our trip to this beautiful part of the world was meeting my husband’s relatives in Finland. We were meeting most of themRead more

Matcha Sesame Cheesecake – Green Tea Cheesecake

Matcha Sesame Cheesecake

I love Matcha. I love the mellow, long lasting caffeine kick that I get from it, which unlike coffee, doesn’t leave me jittery. My favorite way to enjoy matcha lately with the hot weather, is on ice. Robin at Steeped Tea sent me some of their lovely matcha, and I was excited to get started on this recipe.Read more

Lavender Yogurt Cake

Lavender Yogurt Cake

Lavender is blooming everywhere on my property and most of the neighbouring ones, too, and is the inspiration for this lavender yogurt cake. I love the scent of real lavender and every time I walk past one of the beautiful purple shrubs, I can’t resist pinching off a bloom and rubbing it between my fingers forRead more

Pistachio Mint Frozen Yogurt

Pistachio Mint Frozen Yogurt

This Pistachio Mint Frozen Yogurt is super simple and easy to make. The only hard part was shelling and skinning all those pesky pistachios. I know that you can buy pistachios already shelled and skinned, but in my house, I had the kind that aren’t. I managed to make the work much more enjoyable byRead more