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Lemon Poppy Seed Cake

Lemons sure know their way around a loaf. The classic tea cake is punctuated by poppy seeds and finished in a silky glaze.

Berry-Watermelon Ice Pops

With 92 percent water, watermelon is perfect for puréeing and freezing into all-fruit ice pops – no added sugar required. Fresh or frozen raspberries, strawberries or cherries add a vitamin boost.

28 Tasty Mother’s Day Recipes

Celebrate mom with a nice meal. We've got everything from breakfast, dinner, snacks and lunch to get you inspired. 

Everything Cookies

Load these cookies up with as many good things as you can manage. Let the kids choose their favourite dried fruit, nuts and seeds plus, oh yeah, the chocolate chips.

Deep-Fried Easter Creme Eggs

Ever had a deep fried Mars bar? Deep fried Easter Creme Eggs are a fun indulgence — a tasty, gooey once-a-year treat! The batter is light and fluffy, perfect to counteract the sweetness of the treat inside. 

 

Sesame Challah Monkey Bread

Balls of (not overly sweet) challah are rolled in butter, cinnamon sugar, and a very lightly toasted sesame mix before getting packed into a Bundt pan so it develops a deeply sweet caramelized shell as it bakes. Then you sit around the table and pull it apart with your fingers. A solid win.

Cream Scones

When I have cream in my fridge that's starting to reach its prime, I bake a batch of scones.

 

 

11 Tasty After-School Snack Recipes

Packaged snacks are great. If you have the bandwidth, spend the weekend working on a few baking projects as a family. The fruits of your labour become a satisfying after-school tummy grumbles. Plus, they're all very delicious. Take note, some double as on-the-go breakfast eats. 

Cherry Pie Chia Parfaits

Creamy chia pudding, jammy tart cherries, and a crunchy granola topping are great as a midday snack or an after-dinner treat.

Whoopie Pies

Whoopie pies are soft, cake-like cookies filled with billowy, whipped frosting. Rolled in sprinkles, they make a great alternative to birthday cupcakes.

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