• Passion Fruit Coconut Muffins

    Passion Fruit Coconut Muffins

    I love tropical flavors in desserts. While coconut and banana are quite common in desserts, flavors ...

  • Guava Chiffon Cake

    Guava Chiffon Cake

    I love the sweet, floral, tropical flavor of guava and will always order a dessert that is made with...

  • Rainbow Sprinkle Palmiers

    Rainbow Sprinkle Palmiers

    Rainbow sprinkles make everything a little more fun, from cakes to ice cream sundaes, and I’ve...

  • St Patrick’s Day Irish Cream Cake Roll

    St Patrick’s Day Irish Cream Cake Roll

    There are several flavors that I closely associate with my celebrations of St Patrick’s Day an...

  • Emerald

    Emerald

    St Patrick’s Day is a spirited holiday – in that it has quite a few drinks and cocktails...

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Oreo Eggs, reviewed

Oreo Eggs, reviewed

A few months ago, I learned that Cadbury was selling Oreo creme-filled chocolate eggs in Canada. Some early pictures made it look as though the cookies n’ cream creme filling would be soft, much like that of a Cadbury creme egg, though pictures of the product in stores showed a firmer center. Oreo fans in the US began to clamor for a taste of this ... Read More »

Passion Fruit Coconut Muffins

Passion Fruit Coconut Muffins

I love tropical flavors in desserts. While coconut and banana are quite common in desserts, flavors like guava and passion fruit are much less common. These fruits have a shorter season and tend to be a bit more fragile, which makes importing them a bit trickier, so you’re less likely to see them in your local markets. Fortunately, if you happen to stop by some ... Read More »

Vanilla Cupcake M&Ms, reviewed

Vanilla Cupcake M&Ms, reviewed

M&Ms have been sharing seasonal colors and flavors for much longer than some brands, but they’re starting to get a lot more creative with the seasonal flavors that they’re packing up for us. One of their most recent launches is vanilla cupcake-flavored candy, an addition to their spring lineup this year. The Vanilla Cupcake M&Ms have a white chocolate center and come in pastel pink, ... Read More »

What is Guava Paste?

What is Guava Paste?

Guava paste is a type of jam made with guava and sugar. Guavas are naturally very high in pectin, so guava paste tends to be thick can be easily sliced with a spoon or a knife. The paste is very sweet and has a strong flavor of floral, tropical guavas. It can be used in desserts or served alongside cheese. It is very similar in ... Read More »

Bites from other Blogs

Bites from other Blogs

When spring rolls around, I get out my patio furniture and start to enjoy brunch outdoors. A lazy brunch with homemade treats is a wonderful way to spend the weekend – whether you’re enjoying it yourself in your rob or sitting with friends and family! Here are a couple of brunch-friendly recipes to help you kick off the season. Petit Bakes baked up some Apricot Spelt ... Read More »

Homemade Muffins & Scones!

Lighter Treats for 2017

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