Pumpkin Bread with Bosc Pears

    In honor of the crisp autumn weather that’s officially arrived (and me finally getting to wear my peacoat and massive scarf!) I wanted to make something particularly suited for this week’s post. A moist pumpkin loaf made with brown sugar and spices, with whole bosc pears baked straight into the center. Very autumn.…

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Chocolate Babka.

  I spent this last weekend catching up with family out of town. Family I haven’t seen in nearly a year. A couple of days sitting around in the backyard doing absolutely nothing was precisely what the doctor ordered. Luckily enough I have one more day off, and it’s the perfect sunny September afternoon. Perfect for…

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Peach Galette.

    September is officially here. Autumn is just around the corner and with that I have to make something pie-like. We’ve had a hot spell here this week, incredibly humid, but the scents in the air and the daylight are different. They’re autumn. There’s something about this season that relaxes me, and that must…

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The Tiniest Wedding Cakes

  The smell of freshly brewed coffee is one of my favourite things in life. I know that’s putting a lot on something simple, but it’s the little things that matter most. The smell of coffee isn’t just a reminder of the feeling you get while sipping a fresh brew, it’s also a reminder of…

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