Blog Post List

This blog post list contains the most recent blog posts from The Messy Baker in reverse chronological order. You can also browse by recipe category or use the search function.

10 Sep
Maple Walnut Ice Cream

My taste buds have changed over the years. I used to hate maple and now have become quite fond of it. So fond of it that I made maple walnut ice cream as a nod to Canadian cuisine for The World's Longest Barbecue. The secret to...

09 Sep

When Katharine gave me this lovely Asian-inspired bowl for my birthday, I envisioned using it for something like this: I carefully placed it in on the living room window ledge imagining how wonderful it would look brimming with Empire apples. I intended to bring steaming mounds...

06 Sep
Rosemary Spread

Looks kinda chi-chi doesn't it? Truth be told I whipped it up in about 2 minutes and put it on a piece of torn bagel brought home from the Farmers' Market a half hour before. I think the sprig of rosemary elevates the look. Or...

04 Sep
Cheddar Apple Soup

I might be a bit slow, but I keep my promises. Just before Christmas, I asked readers for their favourite food combinations, promising a recipe inspired by their pairing. Andrew requested apple and cheddar and has been bugging me for a recipe based on this...

03 Sep
Sheesh! Kebabs…

I'm allowed another bad title pun. You'll see why in a minute. The basement cleaning that inspired Wordle art also unearthed some long forgotten items. One such discovery was a set of metal barbecue skewers we received six years ago as part of a wedding gift....

02 Sep
Rouxbe Tuesday

It's back to school for me. Fortunately, I won't be needing to pack a lunch since I'm taking classes online with Rouxbe. I blogged about this at Accidental Hedonist today but am mentioning it again here since a) I couldn't figure out how to insert a...

01 Sep
More Than You’ll Ever Need to Know About Me

My husband complains that since I started blogging, we have no more undocumented meals. This is me at my mother's house on Thanksgiving. I arrived with a pie in either hand and my Sony Cybershot slung around my neck. Guess he's right. Sorry dear, as long...

01 Sep
Follow Me

Apparently a blog is no longer enough. Want more? Join my Facebook group. Follow me on Twitter. Get LinkedIn I don't know about you, but that's more than enough social networking for me. See you in the comments section....

01 Sep
Contact Me

I can be reached via email at: charmian [at] charmian-christie [dot] com Sorry to make you type it out, but otherwise the spam is a killer. ...

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