Chocolate Croissants [Recipe]

Ever since I posted my Butter Croissants Recipe (the instructions of which I just edited slightly to make it a little easier, btw), I’ve been itching to make chocolate croissants – and well, it finally happened! The secret to this success? Simple. Step 1 – Follow the the directions for making my Butter Croissant Dough exactly. Step… Continue reading Chocolate Croissants [Recipe]


{Healthy} Nanaimo Bars [Recipe]

Ok, so I have to clarify: You probably saw the word “Healthy” and assumed that this recipe was the equivalent to a raw carrot dipped in dark chocolate. Before I leave you making that assumption, however, let me clear the air a little: These are not carrots disguised as Nanaimo Bars. These are a real, honest-to-goodness dessert… And… Continue reading {Healthy} Nanaimo Bars [Recipe]


Throw Back Thursday – Rhubarb Sauce!

Hey, remember this? Since I just shared an Instagram tutorial in preserving rhubarb for the rest of the year, I thought I’d bring back this pretty pink Rhubarb Sauce for today’s #tbt treat. Click on the link to see how it’s done! It’s quick, easy, pretty, and *so* delicious. This recipe is an all-around winner! What’ve you been… Continue reading Throw Back Thursday – Rhubarb Sauce!

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NEW Instagram Tutorials!

Guys, check it out! I’m now doing mini tutorials on Instagram. Follow me @naomicakesofficial for some cool pictures and tutorials! What do you want to see show up in mini tutorial form? Leave your thoughts in the comments! Ciao for now. 🙂 –Naomi

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Throw Back Thursday – Cucumber Appetizers!

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Easy Cherry Pastries [Recipe]

Here is a recipe that I made up a while ago, for the purpose of having something impressive looking but quick to make at a party.  I didn’t have a lot of time to make something special, so this is what I came up with… And, happy day, they were superb.  Here’s how to make… Continue reading Easy Cherry Pastries [Recipe]


Back to the Drawing Board

NaomiCakes – my blog – has been a labour of love for the past number of years that’s never really reached its full potential. I started my blog in 2012 as “Sugar and Spice and Everything Nice” on Blogger with the hope of making something great out of it. Or at least, with the hope… Continue reading Back to the Drawing Board