Archive | Misc. Sweets/Candy

Gluten Free Pumpkin Spice Doughnuts

Well, fall is definitely in the air. It’s not just the fact that our trees in the front are bare already, and the garden is empty. It’s also fall because you can find a lot of pumpkin goodies everywhere now. Pumpkin coffees, pumpkin pies, pumpkin soup, and even pumpkins used to decorate by the front […]

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Gluten Free Homemade Granola Bars

Finally! I have been looking for a recipe for great gluten free homemade granola bars for quite some time. I’ve searched and I finally kind of gave up. I wasn’t finding what I was looking for. I decided I was going to stick to making flavoured granola instead of a bar, then I didn’t have […]

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Easy Homemade Fondant

Alright, this picture was taken about 5 months ago. I’ve been meaning to share this recipe with you guys, but just didn’t get around to it. A friend of mine is asking for this Easy Homemade Fondant recipe now, so I decided to dig through my archives and finally share this with you. This was […]

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Dandelion Syrup

  Hello, Readers! Wow, what a busy few weeks it’s been! I hope you guys are all enjoying the summer, and that everyone enjoyed a great Canada Day or Independence Day, or even a Saturday if none of the above apply to you. We attempted a camping trip this past weekend, which did not go […]

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Mango Topping

  With all the fruits that are in season now, it is a good idea to take advantage of it. I have never really eaten mangoes before. I tried them for the first time last year, and this year, have had quite a few. Once you figure out how to peel & dice them, they […]

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Sweetened Condensed Milk

  I don’t know if you are like me or not, but when I look through a recipe, I very often find that I am missing one or two of the ingredients that I need to make it. I found that the last time I was wanting to try a new granola bar recipe. It […]

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Russian Salad

This recipe for Russian Salad was submitted by my Mom. It is a fantastic twist to a regular jello salad. The flavours are really great, and the sour cream layer  doesn’t make it sour, but rather, makes it very creamy. Delicious! Print Russian Salad Author: Jeanine Friesen   Ingredients 1 1/2 cups water 3/4 cup granulated […]

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Jello Popcorn

What a crazy few weeks we’ve had at our house! Between Christmas & now we’ve had everyone home from school/work, everyone getting back into routine, nieces & nephew here for sleepovers, beyond cold temps (was -37 degrees C this morning), colds & sore throats, and a very quick trip to IL and back (about 800 […]

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Rice Chex Muddy Buddies

  I hope that you’re all doing well in the new year. We had a really good Christmas holiday, straight through to the new year. We had a lot of time with our families, had our nieces & nephew all down for sleepovers (that’s 3 extra kids for 2 nights). We’ve gone sledding, skating (or […]

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