Desserts

Do you have a sweet tooth? You came to the right place as LMK features cakes, cookies, brownies
and much more! We think it’s important to provide parents with impressive dessert recipes
that you can
make at home yourself rather than pay for expensive cakes and baked goods.

Easy Pumpkin Recipes: Perfect for Thanksgiving, Halloween or Fall

Easy Pumpkin Recipes: Perfect for Thanksgiving, Halloween or Fall

So the blog has been a little quiet for the last 6 weeks and that is because I have been super busy with a life full of new transitions. August ended and Thumper headed to a brand new daycare which she is loving and we are super happy with, I started a full time...

KitKat Cake Recipe – Easy Birthday Cake Ideas

KitKat Cake Recipe – Easy Birthday Cake Ideas

My sister's birthday is in the spring, so often we do a double celebration of birthdays and Easter when the who family gets together.  I was tasked with bringing a birthday cake to our Easter family celebrations as we were doing a joint celebration while all the...

Dessert Dip Idea: Cookie Dough Dip with Pretzels Recipe

Dessert Dip Idea: Cookie Dough Dip with Pretzels Recipe

Now Little Miss Kate loves to create simple easy dip recipes that are great for parties, pot lucks and BBQs with friends. This quick and easy cookie dough dip is sure to be a favourite at any party! This Cookie Dough Dip with Cream Cheese Recipe is one of the sweetest...

Cranberry Pistachio Shortbread Cookies Recipe

Cranberry Pistachio Shortbread Cookies Recipe

While technically speaking Christmas shortbread cookies can be eaten at any time of year, they seem to be a critical cookie around this time of year. The joy of the shortbread often lies in its elegant simplicity.  But adding a little extra holiday flavour and colour...

The Best Homemade Pumpkin Pie Recipe with Canned Pumpkin

The Best Homemade Pumpkin Pie Recipe with Canned Pumpkin

No fall is complete without lots and lots of pumpkins. Going to the pumpkin patch, carving pumpkins, decorating our houses with pumpkins. Pumpkins are a quintessential part of fall. And of course so is pumpkin pie. It is a deliciously rich pie; a perfect autumn...

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe with whole wheat flour

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe with whole wheat flour

You know the moment when you try something new and you think "How did I not know about this before?!?"  That is exactly how I felt about trying these Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies for the first time this month. I never knew pumpkin chocolate chip cookies were so...

Easy Homemade Thomas The Train Cake

Easy Homemade Thomas The Train Cake

I love birthday cakes that are EASY to make at home.  For Monkey's 3rd birthday he came home from daycare and announced to us that he was going to have a Train Party for his birthday.  This was news to me, as we had not talked about his upcoming birthday at all.  But...

Homemade Apple Pie Recipe from scratch with step by step photos

Homemade Apple Pie Recipe from scratch with step by step photos

There is nothing quite like classic apple pie. The smell of it baking in the oven fills the house! I always feel a bit nostalgic when I bake apple pie. It’s the perfect dessert to make on a cool autumn day.   Here is a classic homemade apple pie recipe from scratch...

Summer Dessert Idea – Smores Bars Recipe no campfire required

Summer Dessert Idea – Smores Bars Recipe no campfire required

Summer is here and so are lots of BBQ and play dates!  Looking for a delicious addictive snack idea that is easy to make and only needs 4 ingredients????  Well Smores Bars are for you!  It is a good thing it only takes 15 minutes to whip these up, as they disappear so...

Chocolate Chip Banana Bread Recipe with Cream Cheese

Chocolate Chip Banana Bread Recipe with Cream Cheese

The key to successful mornings at our house is being able to grab a quick and tasty breakfast that everyone enjoys.  For us that usually means homemade muffins or Banana Bread that I make in large batches on the weekends and then freeze to eat over the next few...

Easy Chocolate Peanut Butter Cheesecake Truffles Recipe

Easy Chocolate Peanut Butter Cheesecake Truffles Recipe

I enjoy entertaining - I know to some people that makes me weird.  But I love getting together with friends and family, and have an amazing Hubby to help he tidy up afterwards.  Growing up I watched my Grandma host large dinners all the time for our family, and...

Easy Peppermint Oreo Truffles Recipe

Easy Peppermint Oreo Truffles Recipe

December is here and so are all things peppermint - from Candy Canes to Peppermint Mocha this festive flavour is popping up everywhere.  Why not change up the classic delicious Oreo Truffle to become a little more festive this holiday season.  These Peppermint Oreo...