Creamy Lemon Squares

In this post, I'm gonna pretend that there's no pandemic. This isn't a pantry hack or a "what can you bake with 3 ingredients" quarantine edition. This is simply a fun, easy, summery dessert recipe. The long weekend being the official kick-off of summer inspired me to bake something bright, fresh and light. To me, …

Chewy Ginger Molasses Cookies

When I decided to add a Recipes section to my blog, I never thought I'd enjoy it as much as I did. I never considered myself a "pro" recipe blogger, and I still don't, but the fact is this: I love food, I love to cook, and I love to bake. But I especially love …

Pumpkin Bread with Salted Maple Butter

Like many, there are certain baked-goods that are my "go-to's" for a select Holiday or season. My lavender cookies are my staple for Spring, my¬†gingerbread cookies are my Christmas must-haves, and my strawberry cupcakes are...well, let's be real, that can be enjoyed anytime of the year. Truthfully, any baked-good can be enjoyed at any time …

Cheese & Charcuterie Platters

Ever since I started posting recipe and meal ideas on here, I came to realize that I should really dedicate a post to my "go-to" dish that I always put together when having one friend or a gathering of people over. You've seen hosting ideas on here before, weather it be for chilli, tacos or …

New to the Blog: Recipes & Meal Ideas

People often ask me why my blog is called "My Turquoise Bag". I guess it is a bit misleading since I don't make or sell bags. Yet those who know me, know that turquoise is my favourite colour, and I am known to have a obsession for bags and purses. To me, a bag represents …