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Strawberry Shortcake

August 18, 2014By 14 Comments
Strawberry Shortcake

Strawberry Shortcake,  A classic dessert that not only tastes delicious but is oh so easy to make.  I made this the other day for my fathers birthday and thought I would share my recipe.   Let me know your thoughts!  Strawberry Shortcake   Ingredients: Shortcake  3 Cups flour 1/4 sugar 3 tsp baking powder 1 […]

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Saucy Saturdays : An Evening out & Feeling Pink

August 13, 2014By 2 Comments
Saucy Saturdays : An Evening out & Feeling Pink

        I had the pleasure of attending an event thrown by Westcoast Creative Co. a couple of weeks ago.  An evening of painting at 4 Cats Art Studio in Kerrisdale,  eating some delicious appies from Milestones Robson and having some amazing beverages from Haywire wine.    It was a fantastic evening with some […]

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Maple Bacon Breakfast Bites

August 8, 2014By 6 Comments
Maple Bacon Breakfast Bites

    One of my favourite breakfasts has always been pancakes slathered with butter and maple syrup.   And its even better when there is bacon on the side.    Well what about all of that in one bite?   These breakfast bites are full of all of your favourite ingredients.   Prep them the […]

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The Ultimate Comfort Food : Strawberry Banana Bread Pudding

July 25, 2014By 8 Comments
The Ultimate Comfort Food : Strawberry Banana Bread Pudding

 Strawberry Banana Bread Pudding with Baileys Cream Sauce   When I think of comfort food the first thing I think of is bread pudding.   A while back a friend and I went out for dinner and we had this amazing bread pudding for dessert.   It was a strawberry banana bread pudding and since […]

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First vs Second Child : 10 Differences

July 16, 2014By 24 Comments
First vs Second Child : 10 Differences

First Vs Second Child : 10 Differences   Yesterday I was in Starbucks getting my morning coffee when this woman walked in with a newborn and another little one who was 2.   Being the mom that I am I started chatting with her , And found out her son was the same age as mine when […]

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Easy Summer Dips

July 15, 2014By 0 Comments
Easy Summer Dips

Easy Summer Dips: Babaganush and Hummus   When its hot outside i am not a big eater.   I prefer to make up snack plates for the boys and I to enjoy.   Cold cuts , fruit , cheese, veggies and of course something to dip them in.   These are two of my favourite dips  simple […]

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Chili Lime Chicken

July 8, 2014By 7 Comments
Chili Lime Chicken

Being a busy mom I am always looking for reasons to use my slow cooker. I love the idea that you can throw a few things in and end up with a fantastic meal.  Now this takes a bit of extra work but believe me its worth it. Slow Cooker Chili Lime Chicken   Ingredients […]

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Coconut Pineapple Macaroons

June 29, 2014By 5 Comments
Coconut Pineapple Macaroons

Lately I seem to be on a coconut and pineapple kick I love the combination.  This is an easy and delicious dessert that takes no time to make.   I hope you enjoy them as much as my family did. Coconut Pineapple Macaroons   Ingredients 3 large egg whites 1/2 tsp of salt 1/2 – […]

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Family Fun : Playdough

June 18, 2014By 5 Comments
Family Fun : Playdough

Recently I attended my first sons Kindergarten orientation.  I don’t know who was more nervous myself or him.   It was a whirlwind of emotions for me , my baby is growing up!    One of the many things I realized is that I need to take more time out to really be with my children […]

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Pineapple Coconut Upside Down Cake

June 14, 2014By 2 Comments
Pineapple Coconut Upside Down Cake

Pineapple Coconut Upside Down Cake : A Simple Twist On A Classic   One of my all time favourite desserts Pineapple Upside Down Cake.  The perfect cake in my mind is a dense cake that is moist and not overly sweet.  So I thought why not throw some coconut in the mix and see what […]

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