Duchess Bake Shop Pie Class Part 1: Pie Dough

Hello everyone, In Edmonton, we have a very chique and popular bakery called Duchess Bake Shop. BuzzFeed named Duchess as one of the top 23 bakeries around the world you need to visit (and we all know how BuzzFeed is THE WORD when it comes to everything!) Additionally, our super-hip selfie Prime Minister Justin Trudeau ate … Continue reading

Eggnog Cheesecake with Gingersnap Crust

Hello everyone, I’m sure everyone is busy planning for the holiday season; Christmas parties , battling traffic, staying warm, decorating trees, Christmas shopping survival strategies, and of course bountiful festive meals. I’m here to help with that last one. You see this beautiful cake I made in this wonderful picture I took? After days of … Continue reading

Christmas Baking: Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies

Hello everyone, Christmas comes earlier and earlier every year. There are even Christmas decorations in stores before Halloween these days! As November comes to a close, it seems that everyone has already started getting ready for Christmas. Something about Christmas planning in November seems wrong to me but I confess, I’m totally guilty of this … Continue reading

Best Brownie Recipe Ever

Hello everyone, I started a really bad brownie related habit a while back, a habit I don’t intend to break anytime soon. A couple of years ago, I bought a whole bunch of mini brownies at the farmers market and froze them. Every morning, I would pull out a brownie, thaw it in the microwave … Continue reading

Christmas Baking: Soft Ginger Cookies

Hello everyone, My cousin Lori and I started a Christmas tradition a decade ago when we were only 18 years old (still teenagers!) We started doing our Christmas baking together, and this year is the 10th anniversary of this tradition! Back when we started this, we seriously lacked baking efficiency. Our cookies always turned out … Continue reading