Chocolate Skor Cookies

These cookies are made with brown butter, which is something different for me. I haven’t really used brown butter very much but the picture of these cookies looked so good & I was intrigued by the brown butter … so I had to make these. They are soooo delicious! Advertisements

Caramel Graham Wafer Squares

This recipe is very similar to the cracker/matzoh caramel crunch recipes we all love  The first time I had them was when my sisters’ mother-in-law made them in the ’60’s. I do not make them very often but I think that I will…you know what happens to me…I move on to new recipes & forget the old…

Rugelach

I have never made Rugelach with a cream cheese dough before but seeing the picture of these I could not resist baking these.

Pumpkin Loaf

I have no idea who gave me this recipe… it is just written down on an index card….but it it is a really good recipe. Dense & delicious. You can make this with or without added raisins…nuts…plain is great…you can adapt it to your taste. This recipe makes 2 loaves so I made one with…

Chocolate & Cinnamon Kokosh Cake

When I go to Toronto, there is a dessert called Kokosh Cake that I love. I usually buy it at a place called Hermes on Bathurst Street, the address is 2885 Bathurst Street, North York. Layers of dough surrounded by a delicious chocolate filling…and sometimes I find it with a cinnamon filling which is hard…

Pumpkin Scones #2

So, I made this pumpkin scone recipe to compare with this one..Pumpkin Scones. It was hard to decide which one I prefer but I decided I think I like the first one better. You could try both recipes since they  pretty easy to make & decide yourself!!!

Pumpkin Scones

I love scones, & am in search of the perfect pumpkin scone…. I tried this recipe & am going to try another one to compare the 2!!!

Sponge Cake

This recipe was given to me by a great lady. Her name was Dasha & I love to make this cake and remember her every time I do. I am always nervous that the cake won’t rise..& when it does I know that she would be proud…:))

Pumpkin Custard

My husband Murray loves everything pumpkin! Maybe not a pumpkin spice latte but pretty sure everything else! Murray made these pumpkin custards with fresh pumpkin & they are delish!

Apple Cake…but not your usual apple cake…

When you want an apple pie & your favourite bakery is closed…or you don’t have the time or energy to make a pie at home..this apple cake/dessert…is perfect! It is just a pile of cut apples put into a springform pan, then an easy batter poured over-top of the apples, baked, turned over and voila!…

Lazy Dazy Cake

  I want cake….but nothing too complicated today…so I think that Lazy Day cake is a perfect idea!!! This simple white cake with a crispy coconut topping is delicious!

Double Iced Brownies

My friend Rhonda always makes brownies with a white icing in-between the brownie & a chocolate frosting & my daughter Jacki really likes them I am not sure if this is the recipe she uses. This brownie recipe is quick & easy to make.