Tag Archive: Chocolate

Oatmeal, Almond Butter and Chocolate Chip Cookies

I once gave my Mom a birthday card that showed a hand flicking raisins out of a cookie and read on the outside, “One of the many reasons I love you…” On the… Continue reading

Rice Krispie Pops

My lovely friend brought by a package of my favorite Sweet & Sara marshmallows¬†that can only be found at one Whole Foods Market in the county where we live. It’s sort of a… Continue reading

Chocolate-Banana-Zucchini Bread

There’s really nothing better than devising ways to make chocolate an acceptable breakfast food. Given the fact that it’s combined with a fruit and a vegetable in this here bread, I’d like to… Continue reading

Chocolate-Caramel Dipped Pears

I was in the mood for something decadent but refreshing. Those two things can be hard to find in a single dessert but crisp fruit dipped in gooey chocolate and caramel fit the… Continue reading

Gooey Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies

I needed chocolate and I needed it badly. Since we were out of chocolate chips, I looked for recipes that used cocoa powder and went from there. These cookies were baked while on… Continue reading

Almond Butter and Dark Chocolate Thumbprint Cookies

  Not long ago I posted my recipe for Figgy Thumbprint Cookies. The dough for these cookies is so deliciously yummy that I kept eating it raw (one of the BEST things about… Continue reading

Molten Chocolate Cakes with Raspberry Sauce

  Here’s another winner from Chef Chloe Coscarelli’s cook book. I’ve made this three times and each time it’s a major hit with plates scraped clean. My kids go so far as to… Continue reading

Oh-So Creamy Chocolate Pudding

This is chocolate pudding like your Mom used to make it… thick, velvety, bubbling to creamy goodness on the stovetop. I even licked the warm wooden spoon clean just like I did as… Continue reading

Mint Chip Sundae with Toasted Coconut

  Our family’s homemade ice cream has reached an entirely new and fantastic level with the addition of guar gum to our ice cream recipes. Homemade ice cream can be made without guar… Continue reading

Nutty Bars!

My dear husband’s favorite junk food item has got to be Little Debbie Nutty Bars. He can eat quite a few in a single sitting which, if you’ve ever had one, you know… Continue reading

Gooey Chocolate Cupcakes with Raspberry-Rose Frosting

I was asked to bring dessert to our 4th of July family gathering and as a lover of desserts, I just cannot decide between fruity and chocolatey. Ever. And so in addition to… Continue reading

Chocolate Almond Ice Cream with Salted Caramel and Marshmallows

My family agrees that our new ice cream machine is one of the best investments we’ve made yet. If times get desperate, we’ll probably sell our iPhones, dollhouses and matchbox cars before we… Continue reading