There’s something about gingerbread that gets us in the mood for Christmas. Is it the unmistakable aroma? The chewy texture? The combination of warm and sweet flavours? Or all the adorable figures—gingerbread men, gingerbread house, gingerbread cookies—you can make with it? It’s all these things for sure, in addition to gingerbread being one of the most fun and easy cookie recipes to make.(more…)
When you want a foolproof present that will make anyone happy, an edible gift is the way to go. With Christmas cheer starting to fill the air, it’s the best time to fill your kitchen with the scent of homemade treats, too. And to help you get started, we got a few yummy ideas that are sure to spark your creativity. From sweet to savoury to boozy, our list has every edible gift idea for all your family and friends to enjoy.
I’ve always been interested in baking. Back in the day when I had no idea what a stand mixer was, I remember spending my weekends baking at home, mixing everything by hand. I used to read the backs of cake mix boxes and would cut out and save those recipes I thought I can do. Some turned out okay. Most were not. But I really like baking and working with the oven so much, I even decided to study it formally.