Author: Fire Girls

In 2015 the Edmonton Fire Fighter’s Union Local 209 (EFFU209) sponsored the Meals that Mend: Frozen Edition Program at RMHCNA. Our Union committed funds for three freezers to help support the nutritional needs of families in crisis. The first of these freezers has been placed at RMHCNA. As of September 2015, families at the House, as…

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Rainbow Cupcakes Recipe from The Little Kitchen We always feel very fortunate to be able to bake with the kids and families at RMHCNA! Over the past few months we have had the pleasure of introducing some new young bakers to the House. It is always exciting for us to be able to share our love…

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Cranberry Bliss Bars Adapted from The Girl Who Ate Everything These Cranberry Bliss Bars may look a tad familiar to some of you, particularly if you’re a Starbucks fan. This is a copycat recipe of one of their rather refreshing treats, or as close as we could find anyway. It’s not quite the same as…

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Pumpkin Cinnamon Twists adapted from A Kitchen Addiction It really doesn’t matter what the season is, we are lovers of all things pumpkin! Whoever decided that pumpkin is a flavour that belongs in the fall has clearly never had pumpkin doughnuts, muffins or pumpkin bread. They’ve certainly never tried these pumpkin cinnamon twists! Trust us when we…

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A Better Cookie for Santa Rolo Cookies Adapted from Two Peas & Their Pod As Christmas approaches and everyone’s festive preparations hit full swing, we started thinking about what we might leave for Santa this year. It dawned on us that he must get a lot of chocolate chip cookies! Poor guy probably eats two or three…

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Breakfast Sliders adapted from Little Dairy on the Prairie Last week we participated, along with our friends from Edmonton Fire Rescue Services Dispatch, in the Meals that Mend program at RMHCNA. Our menu: breakfast for dinner or ‘brinner’ as one of us was trying to call our meal. Because both of us are historically poor at…

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Meals that Mend Frozen Edition Sponsored by Edmonton Firefighters Union Local 209 Phase One This year we have had a lot of exciting firsts! We partnered with Ronald McDonald House® Wellington to bake across the continents, toured Ronald McDonald House® Auckland and organized our first annual Fire Chili Cook Off. Our newest endeavour is one…

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One of the very best things about volunteering at RMHCNA is getting to know the kids and the families. We watch them grow stronger and healthier, and then see them accomplish their goals and get to a point where they can return home. One of the hardest things about volunteering at the House is when the…

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Pumpkin doughnuts are by far our most requested recipe. We have considered blogging about it for some time, but we were always a little hesitant. Once the secret is out, RMHCNA just might not let us back in. It’s our hook you see. So, after a long debate, we did finally decide to break our…

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This past February half of Firegirlsbaking embarked on a journey across the globe to not only enjoy an epic adventure but to also create some meaningful connections. We decided that since we couldn’t both go (one of us didn’t fit in the backpack), we needed to meet in cyberspace and bake with kids from both…

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