chocolate Tag

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Leftover Halloween Candy No-Bake Chocolate Cheesecakes

Hear me out on this one. I know when you said get rid of the leftover Halloween candy, you (and your waistline) may not have been looking for a method for taking that tempting pile of chocolate and submerging it in even and even larger and...

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Chocolate Chips Ahoy Dinosaur Cake

I’d like to pretend that the timing of this cake was intentional. Carefully planned to coincide with the film release heard around the world (or at least by those of us whose formative years fell in the 1990s) – the feat of computer-generated imagery (though...

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Mint Chocolate Chip Cake

A few years ago, just a few short weeks after I had staked my claim on this little corner of the internet, I hopped across the pond for a quick week’s trip to the old sod, or as you may be more familiar, Ireland.  My...

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Cranberry, Dark Chocolate & Pistachio Cinnamon Rolls

Now that I’ve eaten my weight in dad’s special, butter-basted turkey, mom’s (ahem, Pepperidge Farm’s) herb stuffing and my sour cream pumpkin pie (minis this time), I can finally, without one speck of hey-one-holiday-at-a-time, lady guilt, write all mushy and excited-like about about CHRISTMAS!!! TWINKLE LIGHTS!...

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Kahlua-Spiked Mocha Cake Balls

We all know that chocolate cake is made infinitely better by the addition of coffee, right? Please tell me you know/love/live by this rule. If you haven’t been adding espresso powder and/or subbing dark, strong coffee for liquids in your favorite chocolate cake recipe, LISTEN...

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Rolo Pretzel Chocolate Chip Cookies

The hours, days, weeks, months just keep FLYING THE HECK BY over here. My 27th birthday is in one week and six days (but who's counting?). what the?! According to the ever-wise, always-factual interwebs I'm about to enter a year of existential crisis coupled with the purchase...

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Cake

This cake. Can ya even handle? Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Cake. A simple name for a very un-simple kind of dessert. (I debated using a plethora of adjectives in the name -- Death By Chocolate Peanut Butter Cake, Ultimate Chocolate Peanut Butter Celebration Cake -- but in...

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Chocolate-Dipped Hazelnut Orange Biscotti

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Happy Friday! I’m headed to Detroit ROCK CITY on this lovely (steamy, hot) morning afternoon. Not gonna lie, I could totally get used to this 3-day work week situation. Though it has definitely resulted in a less productive me, at least where this...