A perfect chocolate cake.

  When life isn’t behaving the way that you want it to; a marriage breaks up, a serious illness derails you and or when words fail…I bake. This cake is THE cake to distract from a grey day, a broken heart and a muddled head. The method is unusual, but believe me it works. Just…

Buckwheat, your time come.

I’ve decided that since my focus is on historical Canadian cook books and Canadian recipes that I will type the recipe in the format that they are written. Sometimes it’s like a science… Source: Buckwheat, your time come.

Buckwheat, your time come.

I’ve decided that since my focus is on historical Canadian cook books and Canadian recipes that I will type the recipe in the format that they are written. Sometimes it’s like a science experiment trying to decode them, but the recipes were written based on an assumed basic knowledge of cooking. I’m putting it out…

The cake in the closet

“Cake,who doesn’t like cake?” What’s not to like about it?  Delicious anytime of the day, baked in a small round pan, eaten  in the morning and call it a muffin. A requireme… Source: The cake in the closet

The cake in the closet

“Cake,who doesn’t like cake?” What’s not to like about it?  Delicious anytime of the day, baked in a small round pan, eaten  in the morning and call it a muffin. A requirement a celebration, dressed up like a visitor at a posh affair (hello fancy 1990’s chocolate mousse cake), or a best friend after a…

Blue Ribbon Cook Book

  I’m a collector of many things…but one of my most favorite things to collect are cookbooks. They remind me of the stable, happy, warm and cuddly childhood that I didn’t hav… Source: Blue Ribbon Cook Book