Coconut Cream Cookie Stacks | Burning Down The Kitchen with Curry and Comfort

Coconut Cream Cookie Stacks by Cravings of a Lunatic

I just love easy recipe so much. I can't help myself, any chance I get to whip up a quick dessert I jump at it. I'd like to say there's some complicated or honourable reason for it.... but... I just like tricking people. There I said it. I love the idea of people thinking a recipe took a long time to make. I encourage people to think I spent hours in my kitchen working long, tiresome hours in order to satisfy their sweet tooth, and widen their waistlines. I love the feeling of bursting … [Read more...]

Red Velvet Cookie Stacks

Red Velvet Cookie Stacks

Welcome to more of Whipping Cream Week. I thought I would share some ways to use the cream you have in your fridge right now. You know we all do it. We buy a carton of cream for something then we pop it in the fridge and forget about it. Well not any more people. Pull out those cartons and have at it. You can make things like Red Velvet Cookie Stacks with Red Velvet Whipping Cream with that spare cream in your fridge. By the end of the week I hope I have you running out to buy extra whipping … [Read more...]

Happy Birthday Mini-Me & No Bake Cake in Jars (Desserts in Jars Giveaway- Closed!)

No Bake Cake in a Jar

Happy 19th Birthday Mini-me! You are awesome... and gorgeous... and I'm grateful for you... and to you... … [Read more...]

No Bake Cookies n Cream Cheesecake


Hi folks. I made these last week when I was in the mood for something sweet but easy to whip up. A recipe like this is super easy to make and quick too. There are times when life gets busy and you just want something delicious without all the fuss and dishes. If you are in need of a dish like that this is the one for you. … [Read more...]

Burning Down The Kitchen with Tales of an Overtime Cook while making Peach Cream Cups

no bake dessert

Hi folks. Welcome to another edition of Burning Down The Kitchen. For those of you who are new here, this is a weekly series where I take a recipe I've bookmarked from a fellow blogger and take it for a test drive. I also get the absolute privilege each week of interviewing each blogger. I have to admit this is one of my favourite things I do each week. … [Read more...]

Peanut Butter Krispies

Peanut Butter Krispies by Cravings of a Lunatic

Hi folks. You did not think I was finished whipping up cereal treats did you? Are you bonkers? … [Read more...]

Cookie Crisp Ice Box Pie for Pie Day

Cookie Crsip Ice Box Pie by Cravings of a Lunatic

Okay, okay so I already posted brownies today. Today you get a two for one special. Why? Because it's Pie Day! Yup, you heard me. People are celebrating today by attending Pie Party 2012.  … [Read more...]

Smoothie Cheesecake Bars: Guest Post for That Skinny Chick Can Bake

Cheesecake Bars

I have been on such a cheesecake kick the last couple of weeks. I have eaten more cheesecake recently than I have in my whole life. I did these a couple of weeks ago for this guest post. It's the first time I've dabbled in bars. The inspiration to do a bar came from the wonderful lady I am guest posting for today. None other than Lizzy from That Skinny Chick Can Bake. Lizzy makes the most delectable bars I've ever seen. One day when I perusing her site I realized I don't really have any bars on … [Read more...]

Coconut Cream Mini Cheesecakes

Coconut Cheesecake

So today is reveal day for our Burwell Vintage Recipe Swap. Christianna from Burwell General Store runs this group and once a month we makeover a vintage recipe from an old cookbook. I really enjoy this group so much. It is so much fun to see how different people interpret the recipe and change it. Everyone puts their own spin on it which leads to some unique recipes. It's a joy to be involved with these people. They make me push my boundaries each month. This month I did not reach too far as … [Read more...]

Trix Krispies


Super easy to make cereal treats made with Trix Cereal. Your family and friends will love these. Simple, quick and incredibly tasty. Not to mention they are just seriously eye catching! SILLY RABBIT, TRIX ARE FOR KIDS!  … [Read more...]