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Sweet Bake Shop Book
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Cookies, Holidays / 20.12.2015

Hello from inside a cloud of icing sugar! It's been crazy over at my house lately and I almost always have cookie icing (or some other sugary substance) in my hair or on my clothes these days. I've been known to leave trails of flour from the kitchen to the pantry or living room and often, something even ends up on the dog if he's hovering by my feet while ingredients are flying. It happens! As stressful as the holidays can be, I always find that being in the kitchen...

Marshmallow, Other Sweets, Recipes & Tutorials / 11.12.2015

As a baker and lover of all things dessert, it's not often that I find something sweet that I don't really enjoy. So I have a confession to make: up until recently, I wasn't really a fan of marshmallows. I know. There is a story here and I'll spare you all of the gritty details, but the short of it is that when I was a kid, I loved them and ate way too many on a camping trip and got really sick. For the last two decades,...

Cookies, Holidays, Recipes & Tutorials, Royal Icing / 08.12.2015

Hello and happy December! I'm so excited that it's FINALLY sugar cookie season! I'm in the kitchen constantly and of course, I make sugar cookies all year round, but it's only at this time of year that I can make them in festive shapes without people looking at me like I'm living in some sort of weird Christmas bubble. So bring on the trees, reindeer, snowmen and everything in between...

Holidays / 21.11.2015

Gift-giving season is just around the corner and every holiday season, I get asked the question "What should I get my girlfriend/wife/mom/friend who loves to bake?". The short answer is that it really depends. How much do you want to spend? What do they already own? Where should you shop? So many questions! This year, I've decided to put together a list of things that I personally would love to receive as gifts or in my stocking. Some are items that I'll have available in my online shop (coming...

Cookies, Frostings & Fillings, Recipes & Tutorials / 16.11.2015

Hello from atop a pile of blankets in my living room! We are still waiting for some of our furniture to arrive from Vancouver, so in the meantime, we have been sitting on blankets the floor. I feel like I'm 18 again: a new place to live, almost no furniture, sitting on the floor and eating cookies - ha! The good news is that all of my baking equipment and supplies just arrived, which are the most important items of all...

Holidays, Meringues, Other Sweets, Recipes & Tutorials, Videos / 02.11.2015

Hello! Happy November! This is my absolute favourite time of year, because now that Halloween is over, the Christmas things are allowed to slowly begin making an appearance. And by slowly, I mean I've already started decorating - haha! In case you didn't know, I love Christmas and I am crazy about it. For example, last night I roped my boyfriend into dragging out and beginning to set up our Christmas tree...

Cupcakes, Frostings & Fillings, Holidays, Recipes & Tutorials, Videos / 28.10.2015

This is the recipe for my red velvet cupcakes. They were a best-seller in my shop, and the wonderful thing about them is that they're pretty simple to make! After filming the video below, I discovered that baking the cupcakes at 325°F instead of 350°F made for a better cupcake, so be sure to set your oven at the lower temperature....

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