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9.2.16

2 Ice Cream Bar | Baked Alaska Ice Cream Cones for Two


As a young child I was always awe-inspired with my Aunt Vi's Baked Alaska.  This was in the day before chef's torches were a common household tool and she somehow managed to pull it off using the broiler in her oven. It was always exciting to see it arrive at the table, and even more fun to devour!

I've always wanted to attempt such a feat, but have always been terrified of the larger version.  But making smaller individual ones is so less daunting, in fact, quite fun. So I thought it would be fun to make an ice cream cone version.  Makes for a fun and special treat for Valentine's Day!


8.2.16

4 A Super-Easy Floral Cake for Valentine's

Guest post by Tamara Taggart


Valentine’s Day is one of my favourite days. Sometimes people feel pressured to go all out on this particular holiday, but staying in with my family is what makes me happiest. The girls love to dress up in princess costumes and help me in the kitchen. This Valentines, we decided to bake something cheap and cheerful.


5.2.16

3 25 Gorgeous New DIY Weekend Projects


Yay it's Friday! Which means it's round-up time of DIYs that caught our eye this week!And this week there were so many, we actually have 25!  Check them out below and happy Friday!


4.2.16

2 Hotel Style | Town Hall Hotel (London)

Photo @eastlondonmornings (© Katya Katkova) via @townhallhotel
This week's Hotel Style post comes to us all the way from across the pond in London at the Town Hall Hotel and Apartments.  Located in the East End, the award-winning hotel mixes architectural character with a modern edge. Starting with the Corner Room, an in-house restaurant featuring an imaginative display of industrial-style pendant lights and a subway tile backdrop (above).


3.2.16

4 Things on the Radar | True Love

1. Pink and Gold Belgian Chocolates, Terrain
2. Sweetheart Candy Letterpress Cards, Thimblepress
3.  Lovers Lock and Keys, UO
4.  Pink Portable Vinyl Record Player, UO
5.  Pink Heart Marshmallows by Butter Baked Goods, Terrain
6. Clear Cassette Player, UO