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Butter Celebrates with Christmas Panettone, a Canadian Blog Hop and Giveaway

November 25, 2015

I've been excited about this day for a while now, because #ButterBakedBloggers are back with something new! There's a fresh cookbook bringing together everything sweet and butter-baked about holidays and celebrations throughout the year. Butter Celebrates! A Year of Sweet Recipes to Share with F…

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Honeycomb Brittle and Butter Baked Goods Giveaway

November 26, 2014

 

Oh, I've been looking forward to this one for a while... It's time for the Butter Baked Goods Cookbook Roundup and Giveaway!

A diverse group of food bloggers from across Canada have been pouring over the pages of Butter Baked Goods - Nostalgic Recipes from a Little Neighbourhood Bakery. This ho…

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The Maple Nut Crosby Canuck Cookie

May 4, 2014

There's something so satisfying about a chewy, moist and flavour-packed molasses cookie. Crosby's Molasses recently put a call out to Food Bloggers of Canada members to create a new cookie recipe using the classic Canadian molasses we all know and love, and I had a great time creating a tribute to…

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Lemon Lovers Shortbread Cookies

December 17, 2013

'Tis the season for eating cookies with abandon, which also means it's Cookie Exchange season. I love my Vancouver Island group of friends who bake up a storm every year, then get together for appetizers, drinks and cookie eating and exchanging.

I nearly didn't participate this year, as I've had …

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A Canadian Cookie Collection

August 22, 2013

Food Bloggers of Canada have a new board up on Pinterest this week, featuring a collection of cookie recipes from food bloggers across Canda. Go peruse the electic variety of recipes coming from sea to shining sea, then try one (or two... or five... no judgement here!).

Follow this link to the cook…

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Chewy Peanut Butter Cocoa Cookies

March 21, 2013

I am a chewy cookie lover and I'm always seeking out recipes for a cookie that stays moist and chewy, but still has great flavour and nicely crisped edges. Finally - success!

I've been working on variations of this Chewy Peanut Butter Cookie recipe to find the perfect combination of chewy, softy an…

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Christmas Meringues, the angelic holiday cookie

December 5, 2012

It's that time again, the season where cookies and baked goods are popping up everywhere, tempting us with their festive tastiness.

I'm lucky enough to have a great group of baking friends out here on the Island, and we meet up each December for an annual cookie exchange and tasting competition. T…

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New cookie making in progress...

December 3, 2012


My local group of friends has a record 18 people coming to our yearly holiday cookie exchange this year. So I'm neck-deep in ingredients and fighting the humidity of a west coast rainy day (anti-meringue making weather) as I whip up 17 dozen meringue cookies, plus more for the tasting competition. R…

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Mojito Cocktail Cookies

November 27, 2012

 

I'll admit it. I have an on-going love affair with Mojito cocktails and my devotion knows no bounds. I love them so much I actually started growing my own mint so I could make them more often, and have been known to show up at summer parties with a bag full of limes, a bottle of rum and a hand…

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