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Entries Tagged as 'chocolate'

Happy Birthday Cupcakes

October 31st, 2011 · 4 Comments · cupcake, Just for Fun

A running/work friend recently asked me to make cupcakes for her little man’s 2nd birthday and these little bright babies were the result. What speaks more to a 2nd birthday – bright, bright colors of course! This recipe is also fairly basic so it’s a good recipe for anyone on the go. So let’s get […]

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Chocolate Zucchini Bread

October 3rd, 2011 · 3 Comments · Bread, cupcake, Dessert, Easy, Healthy

Everyone knows it’s fall when you see a surge of zucchini recipes around Foodgawker, TasteSpottings, Pinterest & other foodie gathering spots. Chocolate Zucchini bread is one of my long term favourites – perfectly moist, perfectly chocolately, perfectly awesome.

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Dinosaur Cake

September 12th, 2011 · No Comments · cake, Dessert, Just for Fun

We recently had a 60th birthday in our office at work for the “big dog” so I made this ‘ancient dinosaur’ cake for him to celebrate the milestone!

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Dr. Pepper Cupcakes

September 8th, 2011 · 47 Comments · cupcake, Dessert, Just for Fun

Well BS’ers it looks like I’ve been challenged to another ‘Iron Chef’ recipe – to make Dr. Pepper flavoured cupcakes for a pregnant lady at work whose had non-stop cravings for DP. So L, these cupcakes are for you and the soon-to-be-Dr.Pepper’s-Number-One-Fan. All the best in the last few days of your pregnancy and can’t […]

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First Timer’s Luck: Macarons

September 5th, 2011 · 3 Comments · Dessert, Egg, Just for Fun

Well people – the day finally arrived….the day to tackle my fears of egg whites and make macarons….

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Pumped-Up Peanut Butter Pie (For Mikey)

August 21st, 2011 · 2 Comments · Dessert, Just for Fun, Soul Food

If anyone follows lots of food blogs, you would have seen the trend of peanut butter pie. These have been in support of an American food blogger, Jennie, who lost her husband Mikey to a heart attack. There’s been a surge of PB Pie recipes, not only to show support and love for for Jennie […]

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Mater Birthday Cake

August 3rd, 2011 · 3 Comments · Dessert, Just for Fun

I recently dove into the world of fondant with my second ever fondant cake (my first being over 3-4 years ago and it was a square cake….). Sorry BS’ers no recipe on this one, just pictures, but if you do have any questions, please leave them in the comments! Enjoy 🙂

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Yanke-Doodles: Blue Hi-Hat Cupcakes

July 30th, 2011 · 1 Comment · cupcake, Dessert, Just for Fun

Hi-Hat Cupcakes seem to be a hit whenever I make them. Their unique little hard hat chocolate casing and sweet, fluffy, melt-in-your-mouth meringue filling is a deadly combination for a great tasting cupcake. I made these blue hi-hats for a work double-bday celebration back in April (yes, I know I’m a little behind on this […]

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Ice Cream Sandies

July 7th, 2011 · No Comments · Cookies, Dessert, Just for Fun, Sandwich

At work we recently hosted a bake sale to help out a fellow employee that was going through some challenging times within their family. The bake sale, 50/50 and donations all went to help this family out. As a new employee this really impressed me and showed how much the company truly is a ‘family’ […]

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Nanaimo Bar Cupcakes

June 15th, 2011 · 44 Comments · cupcake, Dessert

There are MANY great things to say about Nanaimo Bars: One – they are a delicious, authentic Canadian treat, Two – a beautiful town in BC where I have relatives and Three – my FAVOURITE type of square. Then combine this with a cupcake. Helllllooo hybrid of awesomeness! I’m drooling already, so let’s just get […]

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