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Make your own Canada Day Ice Cream Sandwiches

As much as I would love to be the mother that makes ice cream from scratch, I’ve accepted that I will never be that mother. That doesn’t mean I don’t cook or bake, it’s quite the opposite. I live…

The Converted Veggie Smoothie Skeptic

Raise your hand if the idea of drinking spinach and broccoli sounds revolting to you. I am still scarred from the time I was a child and tried a carrot juice smoothie. It was in the mall, Sherway Gardens…

Easy Valentine’s Day Cookies

I am not a baker. Which is probably not the best pitch for you to make these cookies. Or maybe it is? Because if I can make these easy Valentine’s Day cookies, you should be like I’ve got this.…

Thank You Cookies

So I did it. I did the last minute self imposed 12 Christmas Project challenge. Except I couldn’t post this yesterday on Day 12 because what happens when you burn the candle at both ends completing such a challenge,…

How to make hard candy in your microwave

…after failing the first 3 attempts at making it. That’s the rest of the title. Seriously. This took me four tries to get right and the reason I want to write about it is so that you can learn…

Christmas Tree Sugar Shapes

I am officially crafted out. No really. I looked at the calendar and realized there are less than 2 weeks until Christmas. So if I am spent, I am pretty sure that most of you all are already checked…

Lemon Lime Popsicles

Little known fact about me and my family. We’re very big on making our own smoothies and popsicles. I don’t talk about it much on here mainly because I don’t consider myself a food blogger and I find photographing…

Mock Skor Bar Recipe

Need something really really good to bring to a party and can’t bake to save your life? Do this. This recipe is for Mock Skor Bars or otherwise known as their non name brand Saltine Toffee Candy. My husbands cousin made…

Halloween Striped Cookies

Welcome to the first ever post of Collectively Creative, an idea started by Kelly of Cobwebs, Cupcakes & Crayons who thought wouldn’t it be great if a group of bloggers could all publish a post at the same time…