Tag: chocolate

Chocolate Cupcakes

Chocolate Cupcakes

I usually choose a cookbook every January to cook and bake my way through over the year. This year my youngest, Daphne, asked if she could pick one to work through as well! I told her that her brother and sister have baked their way […]

Chocolate Cherry Cupcakes

Chocolate Cherry Cupcakes

This was our fourth weekend of 2015 and we have already made five chocolate treats! Jan 3 – The Black Russian Jan 4 – Rapper’s Delight Cookies Jan 11 – Double Chocolate-Marshmallow Topper Brownies Jan 20 – Crunchy Cocoa-Coconut Cookies Jan 25 – Chocolate-Chocolate Cherry […]

Rappers Delight Cookies

Rappers Delight Cookies

Our charter started back up again last Monday, so we have officially been back to daily schoolwork for a week. It’s a lot heavier than before the break because my younger kids tested out of their grades so they are on an accelerated pacing schedule […]

Warm Chocolate Pudding

Warm Chocolate Pudding

I know that pumpkin and brown sugar generally take center stage in Thanksgiving desserts, maaaaaaybe something with apples too. None of our littles like pumpkin all that much, as far as I remember I didn’t like it much when I was a kid either. My […]

Homemade Snickers Bars

Homemade Snickers Bars

I’m not going to lie to you here, these are going to take the better part of your afternoon to make – but not all at once. There’s a lot of chilling and rechilling and setting and chilling again. So make sure you make this […]

Chocolate Shortbread Cookies

Chocolate Shortbread Cookies

Shortbread cookies, of any variation have a very distinct texture and really nothing else will do when you’re craving shortbread. I’ve tried too many types of shortbread to remember but only baked a few. I’ve made a few different recipes of traditional shortbread recipes, and […]

Raw Vegan Chocolate Cake

Raw Vegan Chocolate Cake

Yes, yes. I know. Another raw vegan recipe. Yes people, it is another raw vegan recipe and it is amazing! Getting into raw vegan cooking doesn’t mean I’m only going to ever eat raw or even that I’m only ever going to eat vegan, but […]

Nigella Lawson’s Peanut Butter Squares

Nigella Lawson’s Peanut Butter Squares

These are so good it’s alarming. Yeah I know, it’s not a huge surprise that something Miss Nigella cooked up would turn out so good, but man these are so close to a peanut butter cup – without actually being a peanut butter cup, you […]

Homemade Nutella

Homemade Nutella

I almost posted about homemade bacon wrapped tater tots, but I realized I didn’t take photos of the actual tater tot process, just the bacon wrapping bit. So I will fix that and get those up this week. Instead, I went with Nutella. My girl […]

Happy Birthday to Me!

Happy Birthday to Me!

Last weekend, four of my dearest friends made the two hour journey (one of them had a 5 hour journey) to my house in the woods to help me celebrate my birthday. Backing up a bit, when I was preparing for my ladies (and Andrew) […]