Lemon Squares

Everyone needs a good lemon recipe in their baking repertoire and this is one of my favourites because it is so easy to make (no mixer required.) These classic lemon bars are sweet and citrusy with a delicious shortbread crust. I like to add a little almond flour to the shortbread base because it adds…

Maple Squares

I could not let the sugaring off season go by without posting at least one maple recipe.  These squares are basically tarte au sucre —maple sugar pie— for dummies (i.e. people who can’t make a decent pie crust, aka ME.)  I still remember the first time I tried tarte au sucre.  One of my father’s French-Canadian…