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Oh for the love of Pumpkins!

Well being that its the fall season and all, time for Pumpkin Pancakes. I truly don’t feel its fall without my pumpkin cravings. Not that Cairo really has a fall season, we jump straight from scorching hot summer to bitter cold desert winter. There’s no leaves that change. No crisp air… No fall! It’s bad…

Mile High Lemon Meringue Pie on Belated Canadian Thanksgiving Day

For as far as I can remember, I’ve always had a thing for Lemon Meringue Pies. It’s one of those pies you love to eat, but never make. Also I find it’s one of those desserts that’s either super delicious, or just plain awful. I’ve had my share of both. Ironically enough this day started…

Thirty-something, I think…

It’s that time of year again, yup it’s my birthday. I must say this year has a cool number pattern 10-11-12 maybe that means this year will be a good one. Well I must try to believe that! Birthdays for me have always been such an exciting time. I love any excuse to celebrate. Any…

Pumpkin Spice And Everything Nice

I miss the fall. And all the leaves that change. Oh and the pumpkins. How I miss the pumpkins! What is not to love about pumpkins. For as far as I can remember the biggest excitement after my birthday was pumpkin season. Honestly, one of the things I miss the most is pumpkin patches. Going…

Happiness in 5 minutes

Is it too good to be true, happiness in a mug in under 5 minutes. I kid you not. And I’m not talking about coffee, that would be my happiness in a mug for sure. My sister is here visiting me this month and we have a discovered a whole new way of entertainment after…

When all else fails, make Apple Fritters

There are days I wake up and I’m so tired before my eyes even open. Its like I am supposed to be awaken fresh and full of energy from a 6 hour sleep. Welcome to life. Then the day seems like you woke up on the wrong side of the bed, and all you can…

Hello world!

Why hello world 🙂  I’m a Cupcake in Cairo. Best way to describe me I guess. I love cooking and writting! I have been in the kitchen forever. I love everything about it. My recipes are a collection I have gathered over the years from experimenting, family and friends! My stories are my random thoughts,…