Category: Holiday Recipes

Easy Halloween Cupcakes

Easy Halloween Cupcakes

Easy Halloween Cupcakes When my kids were younger we used to spend a lot of time choosing exactly the right Halloween Treat to make and bring to class for their yearly Halloween parties.   As they got older,  the planning and choosing seemed to disappear, but […]

Easy Halloween Treat; Boo Brownies

Easy Halloween Treat; Boo Brownies

Easy Halloween Treat; Boo Brownies A simple and fun Halloween treat that kids can help bake. Brownie Mix, Marshmallows, candy melts and a toothpick are you need.  Boo Brownies are an impressive yet easy Halloween treat. Perfect for last minute school Halloween parties that are […]

Turtles Thumbprint Cookies; 12 Days of Cookies

Turtles Thumbprint Cookies; 12 Days of Cookies

12 Days of Cookies;  Day #4 Print Recipe Turtles Thumbprint Cookies; 12 Days of Cookies Prep Time3 hrs 13 minsCook Time3 hrs 13 mins Author: loveonaplate Ingredients1 C flour1/3 C cocoa powder1/4 tsp kosher salt1/2 C unsalted sweet cream butter softened2/3 C sugar1 large egg2 […]

Brooks Family Stuffing; it starts with Stove Top

Brooks Family Stuffing; it starts with Stove Top

If I tell the truth Stuffing or Dressing is my favourite part of any Turkey dinner.   In fact, I like it so much, we normally have 3 kinds when I’m cooking for the family. The Brooks Family Stuffing is part of my half homemade collection, […]

Easy Wreath Cookies; 12 Days of Cookies

Easy Wreath Cookies; 12 Days of Cookies

Day 2; Love on a Plate 12 Days of Cookies Phew, I made it, I’ll bet you thought I was going to miss Day 2!  Nope, I’m in just under the wire, but, we have a Easy Wreath Cookie from my Half Homemade Series. While […]

Ultimate Christmas Planner; Eat Drink & Be Merry

Ultimate Christmas Planner; Eat Drink & Be Merry

It’s the holidays, time to Eat, Drink & Be Merry!  For most of us, the Holidays are the busiest time of year, and making sure we have time with out loved ones, and enjoying the season can be a challenge.  The Ultimate Christmas Planner will […]

Frozen Sprinkle Cookies; 12 Days of Cookies

Frozen Sprinkle Cookies; 12 Days of Cookies

Frozen Inspired sugar cookies perfect for any Disney Frozen themed party and beautiful on any holiday cookie platter. The blue, white and silver sprinkles add an elegant and unexpected elegance without too much work. Elsa would love these easy to make Blue Sparkle cookies.  A […]

Santa Pudding Cookies

Santa Pudding Cookies

These Santa Pudding Cookies are soft on the outside and slightly crispy on the outside thanks to the vanilla pudding! Lightly flavoured with peppermint for a holiday flavour, feel free to substitute vanilla if you prefer.  These cheerful cookies are really easy to prepare, so […]

Classic Sugar Cookies

Classic Sugar Cookies

Classic Sugar Cookies for Christmas cookie exchanges and platters are a must make.  Use an assortment of different coloured sanding sugars to make them really festive!  You can bake these ahead of time and store in an airtight container for up to 2 weeks, or […]

Best Tourtière ever; a Brooks family tradition

Best Tourtière ever; a Brooks family tradition

The History of  the Best Tourtière ever:   Family traditions are super important to me, especially around all the holidays, and I’ve been building them with my husband James since we got married 2o years ago.  Christmas was the first big holiday I had to […]