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Blueberry Buttermilk Coffee Cake

February 19th, 2013 · No Comments · breakfast, cake, Dessert, Fruit

Nothing says Valentines Day like coffee cake right? Well for me, it’s a simple equation, COFFEE = LOVE, so when my girlfriend Megan¬†(The Microwave Master) had to figure out what to get me for Valentines Day, she settled on baking me a coffee cake! Given that she has only baked for me once during our […]

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Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Icing

January 26th, 2013 · 2 Comments · cake, Dessert, Easy

I’ve always really liked carrot cake, but I’ve never actually made it before. This is likely because it’s one of my grandma’s specialities. However the calling came for a traditional dessert for a family dinner, I decided to give it a whirl and I’m quite happy with the results! It’s a classic homemade carrot cake […]

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Pink Ombre Rose Cake

December 24th, 2012 · 28 Comments · cake, Dessert, Easy, How To

One of my good friends Lauren just celebrated her 30th birthday. Now, Lauren is one of the hardest working women I know. She works an office job and is also a professional photographer (and voted as our city’s best in 2012), so I knew she needed an extra special cake to help celebrate this milestone […]

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Reine De Saba (Chocolate & Almond Cake) | JC100 – Week 6

June 14th, 2012 · 11 Comments · cake, Dessert, JC100

Ladies and gentleman…I have a very important update in the culinary world of Bob. I present REINE DE SABA i.e. my very FIRST time baking for the blog! Going into the Julia Child 100 year celebration, I knew I wanted to be involved as a way to improve my cooking skills and repertoire. What I […]

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Fruit Loop Cupcakes

March 5th, 2012 · 6 Comments · breakfast, cake, Candy, cupcake, Dessert

While lots of dessert trends seem to come and go, I think cupcakes are just one of those things that will stick around forever (like the Little Black Dress of the baking world). After rave reviews of my Dr. Pepper Cupcakes, ¬†Cinnamon Toast Crunch Cupcakes & Mancakes (bacon chocolate cupcakes) from BS’ers, I decided to […]

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Special Delivery From Crave Cupcakes Saskatoon for Valentine’s Day

February 11th, 2012 · 1 Comment · cake, Candy, Cookies, cupcake, Dessert, Just for Fun

So I have to admit – this was probably one of the best surprises I’ve received in a long time – if not the best surprise I’ve ever recieved! What is the surprise you ask? While at work this week, I got called to the front desk and waiting for me was a gift from […]

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Best Red Velvet Cake or Cupcakes Recipe

January 25th, 2012 · No Comments · cake, Cheese, cupcake, Dessert, Easy

Red velvet is one of my favourite cakes. Everyone thinks it’s really fancy, but let’s get real here – it’s super easy. Just think of it as a mellowed chocolate cake with some kick (all thanks to our buddy vinegar). In the past, I religiously used the Magnolia Bakery Red Velvet cake from their great […]

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Angel Food Cake with Lemon Whipped Cream Frosting and Citrus-Berry Compote

January 22nd, 2012 · 2 Comments · cake, Dessert

Well I must be honest… I tried to make an angel food cake from scratch last week and I failed… like not even failed a little bit… failed miserably. The whole thing didn’t even rise – but I blame the recipe since it said to combine the flour right to the eggs – and I […]

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Titleist Birthday Cake

January 9th, 2012 · 2 Comments · cake, Just for Fun

A few weeks ago I got a call from one of my best friend’s since elementary school, Natasha. She needed some help making a birthday cake for her boyfriend and my fellow friend, Sean. So off to the kitchen we went! Sean is a big golfer, so we both agreed that a Titleist golf cake […]

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Pesto-Basil Chocolate Cake with a Parmesan Sour Cream Icing

December 11th, 2011 · 3 Comments · cake, Dessert, Fresh herbs, Just for Fun

At work we have an Iron Chef Challenge once a month where a group of people cook off and have their dishes judged by a panel of fellow employees. This month’s secret ingredient is…. PESTO! Right away I knew I didn’t want to do something traditional with pesto, so I ventured off to what I […]

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