Festive

Dundee takes the cake this Christmas!

We’re only two days away from Christmas, and chances are your holiday baking is almost done. While some of you have probably gone down the old familiar path with murukkus, rose cookies, and kulkuls, others might have opted to make Christmas tree cupcakes, shortbread cookies, and tea cakes, for a change. But if you’re looking…

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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas!

December is finally here and with the beginning of Advent yesterday, it does seem like festivity is in the air already. (For those of you who aren’t aware, Advent is a season observed in many Christian churches as a time of expectant waiting and preparation for the celebration of the Nativity of Jesus at Christmas).…

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The year that was!

In just about a month, we’ll be almost ready to bid 2017 adieu. And the year for us at Lavonne has been exciting, adventurous, and filled with loads of learning and experimenting. If you’re an avid baker and blogger, chances are you’ve already seen a roundup list of the year’s favourite dessert/baking trends, and while…

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As easy as pie!

So we celebrated Children’s Day earlier this week, and while your kids would have gone to school dressed in colour clothes, for a day of fun and frolic, we’re not sure how many of you, parents, got to do something special for your munchkins that day. With the weekend finally here, we thought we’d share…

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Sweet meets Spooky

The night of fright is here and before you head out to that ghoulish party at a local watering hole or at a friend’s place, we thought we’d let you in on some Halloween Treat Trivia!   • According to The National Confectioners Association, 80 percent of adults in America give out candy to trick-or-treaters,…

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