Mulled Wine.

Happy Friday my dears. It’s a Thanksgiving weekend in Canada and I’m being excitedly busy in the kitchen getting prepared for a Thanksgiving celebration. We never do traditional dinners but rather a fusion of our favorites, with a roasted duck with apples being a “star” of a show 😃 And since our dinner is far…

Ciabatta

One of the best aromas to wake up to is the aroma of freshly baked bread, would you agree? It is impossible to resist to eat a slice of hot bread that was just taken out of the oven😍. By the way, talking about fresh bread, do you like to cut bread or you prefer…

Iced Chocolate Shake.

If someone says chocolate for breakfast is a bad idea, they should try this extra chocolate, dark and decadent iced cold chocolate shake. Don’t get me wrong I don’t encourage anyone to have a high calorie sweet breakfast like this on daily basis, I strongly believe that some extra chocolate as a booster is not…

Graduation cake

Showing you a super cute cake that I was requested to make for my friend’s sister who recently graduated and became a dental hygienist 🦷 . Cake inside is a dark chocolate with layers of creamy chocolate ganache. Cake covered in white chocolate cream cheese frosting, tooth figurine is made out of chocolate fondant.

Bunnies in the garden or Easter cake for my boys.

I talked in my previous post about two Easter holidays being celebrated in my house. While for orthodox Easter which is a month away I usually bake traditional sweet Easter bread (somewhat similar to Panettone), the choice for Catholic Easter treat is usually given to my boys.I always ask them to give me an idea,…

Sweet stuffed buns

“One of the very nicest things about life Is the way we must regularly stop Whatever it is we’re doing and devote our attention to eating” These beautiful golden brown hand sized sweet pirozhki (stuffed buns) are filled with Saskatoon berries that I got from one of the latest trip to our local farmers market….

Hello and welcome!

Hello and welcome to Olga’s Confections, a little dessert oasis. I am Olga, a face behind this sweet blog, a food photographer, baker, a mom and a wife. Food was always a big passion of mine. For as long as I remember myself, I always enjoyed cooking and baking, I was my mom’s big helper…