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Taste of Hawaii

My family and I just returned from a mega fun trip in Maui, land of whales, lore, and AMAZING cool food stuffs. I have fond, fond memories of family trips…

Aloha Kitchen Guava Cake Recipe

I’m so excited to share this pink guava cake from my wonderful blog pal Alana’s book Aloha Kitchen: Recipes From Hawai’i!!! If you’re a reader of this blog you may…

Coco Cake Land aka The Journey Of Lyndsanity

AHHHHHH!!! HAPPY CAKE BOOK DAY OF BIRTH!!!! Coco Cake Land the book is finally here!!!!!! And instead of being watermelon-pooped out of a 10 centimetres dilated vageen covered in afterbirth…

Macerated Strawberry Pavlova

Summah, babies!! Sorry, I’ve been listening nonstop to Two Dope Queens and it has been affecting my casual times Canadian vernacular. Listening to a current podcast is very 2017 of…

Chocolate Caramel Mac Nut Tart

Back in March 2017, my entire family took a very special trip to Maui – my mom, my dad, my sisters, husbands and all of our kids, a trip a…

10 Years! Pineapple Wedding Cake

Happy 10th wedding anniversary to US! No, not me and Coco Cake Land. Me and my husband and main squeeze of 16 years… yup… license to drive (each other CRAZEE)!…

My Dad’s 73rd Birthday Cake

Play hard, play fair, play clean. CLEANSPORT. This was a slogan to one of my dad’s myriad of business ideas, I believe this one was around 1990?? A dry-cleaning business…

Asian Bowl Cut Sugar Cookies

I made these Asian bowl cut sugar cookies for Cynthia, to celebrate the birth of her INSANELY CUTE new little baby boy. Why?? Because every Asian has a picture of themselves as a…

San Francisco Treat

Last week my sisters, mom and I went on a GALS ONLY trip to SAN FRANCISCO to celebrate my mom’s birthday! Our family has such a fondness for the city…

Grand Forks, British Columbia

We spent the month of September on a little family adventure – we moved to the rural town of Grand Forks, British Columbia for the month, where Rich was working…

Haupia Chocolate Cream Pie Recipe

Haupia chocolate cream pie. It’s as if a little cloud from heaven dropped into your lap, a billowy white fluff cloud of cold sugared cream, coconut milk creamy filling and…

How To Make Spam Musubi

I know this seems like it’s blasting out of left field. No, spam musubi is not a cake or a dessert of any kind – in fact, it’s a slice…

They Were Cones: Instagram Lately

Coco Cake Land lately has been a mix of biz and pleasure! Sunny evenings call for bicycle rides to the ice cream factory! My crazy psychedelic (possibly ridiculous) $5.99 tights….

Spring Has Sprung: Instagram Lately

Spring has sprung! Spring thusfar has been a beautiful cakesplosion of baking and sunny days. I just love the mega huge white cherry blossomed tree next door that rains down…

Wedding Wonderful – Crafty Wedding Cakes!

2011 is here and I’ve been inundated with many wonderful emails from many lovely sounding brides and grooms… here are some of my favourite wedding cupcake and cake pics from…

Pineapple Surprise

Okay. Bill Cosby was right. Kids say the DARNDEST things and I learn this every time I work with kids teaching them art. Kids are hilarious and they truly make…