July 2012 archive

What’s for Dessert: Cherry and Peach Galette

I was flipping through the latest Food Network Magazine when I was visiting my parents the other week and I came upon the cherry and peach galette recipe.  Last week I had peaches and cherries that were not going to be eaten quickly enough – it’s so hard to resist when everything is in season and looks so good! – so I decided to give it a shot. I only had 1 sheet of puff pastry in my freezer, so that’s what I used, and I accidentaly used only one peach, but it was still delicious and I’ll make Read more […]

Ice Cube Painting for Kids

I saw this floating around the Internet last summer but never had a chance to try it out.  With all the hot weather we’ve been having lately, ice cube painting seemed like the perfect way to have some crafty fun and stay cool at the same time!   First, I filled an ice cube tray that we use for crafts with water. Then A helped me by squeezing some drops of food colouring into each compartment to make different colours; she loved doing this! We stirred the colours with qtips and left them in to Read more […]

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