Summer Desserts should be FROZEN!

I had the best of intentions... I was going to make these spactacular looking Frozen Chocolate Souffles from the Kraft Canada website...  they were going to be epic, and my kids were going to bow down to the amazing desserts that this momma makes.  But I wandered.  I didn't follow the directions, instead throwing a twist here and a replacement there... See, I didnt have any chocolate pudding, so I figured ice cream would work instead.  I mean... … [Read more...]

Kraft Peanut Butter Snack Bites, with Chocolate!

I couldn't do just one kind. I could not walk away from all of the flavour ideas that were spinning in my head after I made my first Peanut Butter Snack Bite recipe.  Do you remember the Fruit & Nut Peanut Butter snack bites that I shared with you earlier  this week?  And how I said I wasn't going to add chocolate... Yeah... I added chocolate.  I took a glimpse of the chocolate peanut butter snack bites recipe on Kraft Canada and just … [Read more...]

Fruit and Nut Peanut Butter Snack Bites

There is something about peanut butter than makes me feel like a kid again.  The sweet goodness baked in a cookie, or licked right from a spoon puts a smile on my face.  Instantly I am taken back to elementary school lunches and after school snacks.  Peanut butter was always in the house, for the perfect, easy snack (that even kids could make!) I am grateful that my kids get to enjoy that same snacking ease after a long day at school, but we … [Read more...]

When Life Gives You Lemons…. #WhatsCooking

Spring is here! I think. They tell me that Easter is this weekend.  The stores are filled with tulips and daffodils...though my garden is showing no signs of life.  Quite frankly it's still frozen solid, with a four foot layer of snow atop it.  I think mother nature has here clock all messed up.  Christmas was green, and mild...spring like really.  Easter...well, our Easter will once again be white. But that's ok. Becuase when life … [Read more...]

Almond Berry Bars with Almond Breeze

Today is not only Family Day here in Nova Scotia, it's also National Almond Day! One of my very favorite healthy snacks!  And in celebration of such a delicious day, I wanted to share with you this recipe featuring Almond Breeze! Ingredients 3 cups (750 mL) of old-fashioned rolled oats 1/2 cup ( 125 mL) almond flour 1/4 cup (50 mL) sorghum flour or whole wheat flour 1/2 cup (125 mL) oat bran 1/2 cup (125 mL) ground … [Read more...]

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