Heart Eyes Emoji Rice Krispies


I love Love and I love Emojis!

Looking for a quick treat to bring in to the office or send with your kids to school for Valentine’s Day? Look no further than the cutest Rice Krispies treats in town!

These Heart Eyes Emoji are festive, peanut-free and take less than 30 minutes to make!

Click through the break for the how-to. ❤





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Japanese Cheesecake


I love cheesecake. I can eat cheesecake every day, but indulging would erase all the efforts or progress I’ve made on my fitness adventures. Sometimes, I bake Japanese cheesecakes to tide me over! It’s light, fluffy, not super sweet and has a subtly delicious lemon flavour.

Follow the break for the recipe, courtesy of Sugary Winzy! ❤


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Oven Baked Buffalo Cauliflower Bites

I am a serial Pinterest user. I pin, pin, pin all day and all night, but really only try/do/make 10% of all the amazing things I see. Some things are not worth the effort, the time, the cost, or the mental sanity, but some things just have to be done.

Veggies claiming to taste like buffalo chicken bites?

Some things just have to be done.

Keep reading for the tried & true recipe, adapted from Spend with Pennies.

Trick your kids/love/self into eating veggies! Challenge yourself to #MeatlessMondays! Do it for the ‘gram! This recipe requires common pantry ingredients and will fly off the plate before you have the opportunity to snap a stylized pic of the final product. True story.





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No-bake Bird Nests

Looking for last minute Easter treat inspo? Nat to the rescue!

Bird Nests are quick and easy to make – 30 minutes, tops! I saw these on Pinterest a few years ago and having been making them ever since. They’re great festive treats for children activities, to bring to parties, or to give colleagues and friends!

To find out how to make them, keep reading!

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Tried & True: Slow Cooker BBQ Pork Ribs


I have a confession to make: I may or may not have broken my laptop, which is why I’ve been pretty dormant lately. Another confession: I may or may not have sneaked my way onto C’s “strictly for work” work laptop to post this. Shh, please don’t tell!
I personally love watching these BuzzFeed Tasty videos on Facebook. They make cooking look easy and they inspire me to try them myself, which is already a big deal! I thought I’d start with something simple that C would be sure to enjoy!

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Tried & True: Apple Cake

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Last week, C requested I bake an apple pie. We went to the grocery and I bought all that I needed. As it turns out, I’m having a hard time adjusting to baking for 2 after spending forever baking for my family, including giant, younger brothers. Because of this, I ended up with 8 apples too many.

(Insert light bulb emoji here). Apple cake! A-ha!

I found this apple cake recipe on Serious Eats and was so pleased to find all the ingredients in my pantry.

Continue on for the recipe! x

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Tried & True: White Chocolate Chip & Cranberry Cookies

Still looking for something to bring to your Christmas dinner? Look no further! Does anything scream “Christmas” more than cranberries? Ok, a lot of things, but the white chocolate/cranberry combo is a must for the holiday season.

I stumbled upon this soft and chewy variation from the Domestic Rebel and knew that I had to include it in my Christmas Cookie Gift Box!

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