The Power of Baking
Baking & Cooking

The Power of Baking

The windows open to the fresh air and sunlight pouring through the window. She and I in aprons, with gentle hands guiding mine as we worked through the short tasks of rolling, measuring and sifting. This is a memory of when I was young, baking in the kitchen with my Mother. This look back soothes…

Countdown to Summer
Baking & Cooking

Countdown to Summer

For me, the passing of Easter weekend marks the official countdown to summer. The days are longer, and while there’s still chilly days and chances of snow – the sun is out more and slowly but surely, you know summer is around the corner. There’s really only a month and a half of school left…

Yep, Still Stuffed
Baking & Cooking

Yep, Still Stuffed

  One applicable word to describe the holidays that passed, is ‘stuffed’. Our days were jam-packed with holiday activities and entertaining. Each room of the house seemed to be bursting with extra items {tree, presents, decorations}. Active days meant a lot more laundry, my washer and dryer and laundry piles were always overflowing. The fridge…