Canadian Baking Fairy

My Baking Journal. Sharing my baking experiences while discussing techniques, ingredients and all other baking related topics.

Don’t forget the eggs. Emergency egg substitutions.

Sometimes there is nothing better than a fresh baked chocolate chip cookie when you are craving something sweet. I have likely repeated those words on more than one occassion. Last … Continue reading

July 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

7 helpful hints for baking a pie.

This is a bragging post.  My fifteen year old daughter baked the pie in this photo.  Her first pie ever!  The crust is an all-butter recipe and the fruit filling … Continue reading

May 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

Dulce coffee brownies. Morning treat for teachers’ staff meeting.

Baking inspiration is everywhere at this time of the year.  I was in the baking aisle (surprise!) of the grocery store when I spotted Chipits coffee flavored chocolate chips. The … Continue reading

November 25, 2013 · 1 Comment

So many great ideas for holiday baking. Where do I start?

This time of year there is baking inspiration everywhere you look.  Oh, that looks good! Oh, I want to try those little tartlets!  The bounty of ideas is endless.  Before … Continue reading

November 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Let’s talk baking strips.

I am still on holidays but even when I am out doing errands with my family, I still find something of baking interest. Baking strips. These strips are a must … Continue reading

January 17, 2013 · 1 Comment

Baking trends for 2013

The current issue of Bon Appetit January 2013 is focused on The Top 25 Food Trends of the New Year but there is an article “How to Cook Right Now”. … Continue reading

January 4, 2013 · 1 Comment

Starting the new year with a classic. Chocolate chip cookies.

Happy New Year! I started the day by strolling the baking aisle of an unfamiliar grocery store, AJ’s Fine Foods. I knew I was in the right place when I … Continue reading

January 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

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