My first encounter with cake pops happened while I was standing in line waiting for a Pumpkin Spice Latte at Starbucks. They had three glorious kinds of cake pops, so naturally I had to sample them all! Well needless to say, they were amazing and I wanted to make them myself! I heard through the grapevine that Starbucks had DIY kits for sale, but I couldn’t find any so I decided to embark on this adventure on my own!

I came across some fun recipes on Bakerella and posted them in my “Yummy Recipes” pin board on Pinterest. The best place for DIY baking/candy making ingredients in Canada is Bulk Barn – I found everything I needed there, from cake mixes and icing to melting chocolates in various colours and sprinkles too! Time to get started…

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I had a lot of fun watching the Grammy’s last night! I always enjoy the performances (Adele was A-M-A-Z-I-N-G) but the true highlight for me is watching the red carpet arrivals and admiring all of the beautiful gowns…and some fashion disasters too! There was a lot of Hollywood glamour on the red carpet and a little skin…here are my top 5 Grammy dresses of the night and a few for the fashion police! View Post