Recipes

Christmas Eve Pudding

Christmas Eve Pudding

I am always looking for new recipes especially at Christmas. I came across this “Pudim de Consoada” recipe in a Portuguese Christmas magazine and thought I would give it a try. The translation is Christmas Eve Pudding and the best way to describe it is […]

Gingerbread Surf Shack

Gingerbread Surf Shack

Is there a better way to get into the holiday spirit than by decorating gingerbread houses with your family and friends? Making gingerbread houses is such a delightful Christmas tradition, and this step-by-step video has a fun twist that everyone will love! It’s a gingerbread […]

Mulled Wine

Mulled Wine

I have yet to try Mulled Wine but my daughter Marissa who is living in England this year, had the opportunity to taste Mulled Wine for the first time at Winter Wonderland in London. Her friends also love making it for parties at this time […]

White Chocolate Cranberry Pistachio Cookies

White Chocolate Cranberry Pistachio Cookies

White chocolate, cranberries and pistachios…can it get any better? These cookies are amazing! They are delicious any time of the year but I love how the cranberry and pistachio give these cookies the perfect colour combination for this time of the year. These cookies are […]

What is Blogmas ?

What is Blogmas ?

So we are a few days late for the start of Blogmas, but since we posted yesterday …I am going to say that we only missed one day , Dec 1st.  What is “Blogmas”? It is like an advent calendar but in blog form. We […]

Three Easy Christmas Treats

Three Easy Christmas Treats

With three daughters that love to  bake as much as they love to snack…it is always a treat when they surprise me with something they have seen online. These three Christmas Treats are quickly becoming a tradition in our home.