Category: Birthday

Cooking in Season

Strawberry Pavlova with Meyer Lemon Cream

This is the kind of recipe that needs no written introduction. Fresh strawberry season is here, and the words …

Jun 12, 2016


Fruity Frozen Yogurt

My summer holiday has been cut a bit short this year, and I’m happy about it. It’s not …

Aug 1, 2015

Cooking in Season

Tayberry Lemonade!

Now this is the kind of post that needs to start with exclamation marks! Because it’s summer and the …

Jul 8, 2012


Lemon Feather Cake for Easter (gluten free)

Combining light-as-a-feather gluten-free lemon sponge cake with luscious lemon curd makes this dessert the perfect finish to a big holiday meal.

Apr 8, 2012

My Life in Food

Green Birthday Parties

My oldest son turns the big one-o today. Double digits already! Why did I not realize this would happen …

May 2, 2011


Blueberry Shortcake

This divine blueberry shortcake recipe combines the intense blue-currant flavour of cooked blueberries with the sweet-tart crunch of …

Aug 6, 2010


Spider Cake

I do think birthday parties should be all about the food, and especially all about homemade cake. But, much to my children’s disappointment, I draw the line at shaped cakes. But my resolve was broken this year when I agreed to make my youngest son a spider-shaped cake for his 5th birthday.

Feb 6, 2010

Digital Kitchen/BBQ Thermometer with Magnet and Clock Timer

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Asian Ingredients: A Guide

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bench scraper

Bench and baking scraper, set of three

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