Gingerbread Cookies

Roopa It’s Christmas! Which means it’s baking time!!! Owing to work and vacation time and what not, I’m actually in Vancouver for Christmas rather than in Edmonton with my family. One of my coworkers took pity on me and adopted me for Christmas dinner! Naturally, I brought over dessert. I was considering shortbread cookies and … More Gingerbread Cookies

Spicy Gingerbread Cookies Make a Comeback!

Alana This weekend was the staff “Festive Gathering” for my unit, potluck style! I love seasonal goodies, so I decided I would make gingerbread cookies and meringues (for gluten-free peeps). I feel like at this point the spicy gingerbread cookie recipe is tried and true, but I feel obligated to mention that it was warmly received … More Spicy Gingerbread Cookies Make a Comeback!

Vanilla Madeleines

Alana The first recipe that we went through at Tea Time Treats was for madeleines, which are small spongy cakes. According to Wikipedia they originated a looong time ago in France, but there is some controversy in regards to the exact circumstances of their inception. No word on why we bake madeleines in sea shell … More Vanilla Madeleines

Giant Skillet Cookie

Roopa A whole bunch of my good friends are in town this weekend! It’s Vancouver Pride and the Festival of Lights, so we all have been meeting up for various activities. The Festival of Lights is a gigantic musical fireworks competition that has hundreds of thousands of people watching from the beach – we had the … More Giant Skillet Cookie