Peanut Butter & Jelly French Toast

Peanut Butter & Jelly French Toast should have been gross. It wasn’t. It was AMAZEBALLS.


Three Ingredient Cheater Chocolate Eclairs

These Three Ingredient Cheater Chocolate Eclairs make me giggle. Holy fun junk food Batman!


Campfire Grilled Loaded Baked Potatoes

Campfire Grilled Loaded Potatoes, my favorite tin foil dinner of the summer!


Roasted Beet & Goat Cheese Salad

Ah, beets. This Ukrainian girl’s true vegetable love.


How To Make A Cherry & Raspberry Bourbon Lemonade

Have a Cherry & Raspberry Bourbon Lemonade this weekend to celebrate the last long weekend of summer!


Buttery Mushroom Rice

Insanely Delicious Buttery Mushroom Rice! Oh, this is the best rice I’ve ever made!


Perfectly Chewy, Ice Cream Sandwich Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

Mmm. Ice cream sandwiches made with chocolate chip cookies. My favorite!


How To Make Ukrainian Borscht

How To Make Ukrainian Borscht, my family’s recipe! Healthy, hearty and uses up all your garden bounty!


Bourbon Root Beer Ice Cream Floats

Root beer. Bourbon. Ice Cream. Amen.



My Favorite Place in Disneyland Was Court des Anges

I’m rather sad that my favorite place is Disneyland is gone now.


Our Trip To Calaway Park, Calgary Alberta

Our Trip To Calaway Park, Calgary Alberta!


Christmas At Disneyland 2014

Flashback to our trip to Disneyland & what it’s like for the holidays!



How To Use Up Your Leftover Visa Gift Card Balances

Step by step how to use up those small little Visa Gift Card balances that are left on the cards.


The Downtown Diner, Fort Saskatchewan AKA Comfort Food Done Right

The Downtown Diner, Fort Saskatchewan. Our new home away from home.


A Sneak Peek of El Cortez, Edmonton

A Sneak Peek of El Cortez here in Edmonton. Two Words: TEQUILA BAR!!!!!

The Wild


Magpie’s Garden 2014 – Holly Homesteader. Chickenbees. And The End.

My confession about how I’m never gonna be a Holly Homesteader. I’m sorry.


Summertime Fishing

Some summertime fishing pictures. I’ve been so lazy this year….


Chili Coconut Scallops Campfire Dinner

Chili Coconut Scallops Campfire Dinner. I’m a total glamper, I admit it.

Favorite Things


A $50 Wise Decor Lettering Giveaway!

A $50 Wise Decor Lettering Giveaway!


The Grilling & Chilling Soapstone Company Giveaway!

I am in love with the grilling stones from The Grilling & Chilling Soapstone Company. Enter to win a fabulous prize package worth over $200!


Magpie’s Thank You Contest: Win one of (4) $50 Visa Gift Cards!

It’s THANK YOU TIME! I share my secrets on starting a food blog AND I’m giving away (4) $50 Visa Gift cards to say thank you!

Top Posts & Pages

Buttercream Icing Recipe - How to Make the Best Buttercream Icing
The Best Scones. Ever.
Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe: Thick N' Chewy
Homemade Lemon Pudding Cake
Canned Pickled Beets Recipe
How To Throw a Simple Minecraft Birthday Party
Mini Doughnut Waffles
My Cherished Canadian Recipe: Flapper Pie
Chocolate Buttercream Icing Recipe
How To: Make Cajun Seasoning