• Christmas Salted Chocolate Bark potsandplanes.com
    Bars + Squares,  Christmas Ideas,  RECIPES,  Sweet Tooth

    Christmas Salted Chocolate Bark

    After waiting with much anticipation I finally got my hands on the holiday issue of the LCBO Food & Drink Magazine. For those of you who are not from Ontario and are wondering what the heck I’m talking about let me explain…. This is a seasonal publication put out by the Liquor Board of Ontario advertising and promoting the latest in wines, liquors and liqueurs, presented in conjunction with a slew of interesting new recipes and other home entertainment ideas. This year’s offering is, as usual, a beauty. In my humble opinion they do an amazing job with it. I always look forward to picking up the latest magazine, but…

  • Easy Nutella Rum Balls potsandplanes.com
    RECIPES,  Sweet Tooth

    Easy Nutella Rum Balls

    Who likes rum balls? Me!!! Especially the big, boozy ones they used to sell in bakeries years ago. But, honestly, I can’t remember the last time I saw them for sale anywhere. Where did they go? I guess they lost their popularity. In a lunchroom conversation recently, a friend (I’ll call her Mara…haha) shared this easy recipe that her family used to make a batch of rum balls. They had me at Nutella of course! I just love that stuff! I gave the recipe a try, and let me tell you that these little gems are darn delicious. They sure satisfied that rum ball carving I was having. Never one…

  • Cookies,  RECIPES,  Sweet Tooth

    The Best Lemon Crinkle Cookies

    Happy boxing day friends☺️ This is not an instant pot recipe… And it’s not my own creation either. But these cookies, that our friend Mara teased us with at work last week, were soooo delish that I had to get the recipe! I have since made several batches. I might be addicted…they really are so good! For my work colleagues, these were the cookies that I brought in for the potluck. I got many requests for the recipe, so here you go! Happy baking😊 Here’s  the link to the original recipe (which I followed to the letter, except that I omitted the yellow food coloring) LEMON CRINKLE COOKIES from Cooking…