sticky date pudding with salted caramel sauce

When serving dessert at a dinner party, the last thing I want is a complicated dish.  Years of entertaining has me yearning for simpler recipes.  If you come to our home for dinner, dessert can sometimes consist of fresh fruit with assorted cheeses and nuts.  I have on occasion, purchased dessert from our local bakery. …

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You could say date squares are a retro dessert but for me they never went out of style. In western Canada, date squares have been also known as matrimonial cake but in the east coast I’ve only ever known it as date squares. Perhaps matrimonial cake is a metaphor for marriage because it has a…

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I was listening to the radio this morning and the announcer said she only has 2 more paychecks before Christmas! Yikes! Thirty-four days to go and I haven’t done any Christmas shopping let alone any baking. In the next few days I plan to make and freeze any holiday sweets with exception of chocolate date…

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