Thanksgiving 2020

Yesterday was Canadian Thanksgiving l. I decided to change up our Thanksgiving dinner just a little bit. I’m not going to give you a profound speech because I mean it’s 2020. Nothing is like it should be. I always look for simple, foolproof and inexpensive recipes for my family. With 5 kids running around the house I always strive for […]

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2nd week of school

We have survived two weeks of virtual school. At this moment I’m taking things one day at the time… I don’twant to overwhelm my self, for me it means just thinking ahead to Thanksgiving ( in Canada we celebrate it in October) and Halloween. I must admit, I think the rest of 2020 is going to be an extremely stressful […]

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Another Berry

The end of August is a couple of days away, which means summer will end soon and this will be the last dessert summer edition. To close this month’s blog, I have chosen to use blackberries and make three different desserts. My motto when it comes to cooking or baking is to always make extra. For example, in this recipe […]

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Don’t forget about Chocolate

Do you like cake? We do, specially if is vanilla with chocolate frosting. Here is the recipe I followed –>CLASSIC HOMEMADE YELLOW CAKE. The recipe was perfect for me because I had all the ingredients in the pantry. I know the original recipe is a stacked cake but I decided to make two separate cakes. I served the round cake […]

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The Week of the Blueberry

Good Day Everyone !I’ll start my summer dessert series with blueberries. This week I’ll show you two delicious desserts made from the same batch of flour. I’ll start with scones. I choose to use frozen blue berries and tried to find the easiest recipe out there. This is the recipe I followed the Scone Recipe by Simply Baking. Then, I […]

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Lava Cake

April is a busy birthday month in our family. T and M (the hubby) celebrate their birthdays this month . In the previous post I explained the disaster of a cake we baked –>you can read about T’s home made birthday cake here (https://journeysandus7.com/2020/04/25/cake-all-about-perspective/ ). Today I’ll share the story of M’s birthday cake.The cake was a surprise, M loves […]

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