Triple Mocha Brownies

These brownies are mocha, mocha, mocha! These mocha brownies have chopped chocolate covered espresso beans and are topped with a chocolate espresso glaze. Coffee and chocolate lovers will love these brownies so make a whole bunch and pass them around. … Continue reading

Chocolate Peppermint Bars

Everybody loves a good cookie bar! These chocolate peppermint bars are sure to please any peppermint and chocolate fanatic. The bars are great for cookie exchanges and as homemade holiday gifts, that’s assuming you don’t gobble them up right away. … Continue reading

Chocolate Covered Raisins & Peanuts: Delicious Homemade Holiday Gifts

I love to give homemade gifts for holidays because it tells the person that you are giving the gift to that you are thinking of them. Homemade gifts can be personalized, are easy to make and are fun to do. … Continue reading

Coffee Ice Cream & Dark Chocolate Covered Espresso Beans

I never thought I would like coffee ice cream because I don’t like the taste of coffee but a few years ago I finally broke down and had a spoonful. There has been no going back. I love coffee ice … Continue reading

Decadent Salted Chocolate Chip Brownies

These are not the brownies your grandma baked for you as a little kid. These are not sickly sweet, barely chocolatey brownies. These brownies taste like a delicious chocolate bar and are flavored with espresso powder and Sel Gris. These … Continue reading

Christmas Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

Christmas cookie exchanges are just around the corner and one of the most popular cookies to have in your baking arsenal is the chocolate crinkle cookie. Chewy, fudgey, chocolate crinkle cookies are like bite size brownies which means once you … Continue reading

Julia Child: Queen of Sheba Cake (Chocolate Rum Almond Cake with Chocolate Rum Glaze)

I love watching Julia Child and one of my favorite episodes is where she bakes the “Queen of Sheba Cake”. The cake is a chocolate cake with rum, almonds and of course, butter! Since I love all of those ingredients … Continue reading

Coffee Ice Cream Pie with Chocolate-Espresso Glaze

This show stopping dessert is great for impressing the toughest critics. For the best results use premium ice cream or make your own. This dessert goes well with an espresso and good conversation. Enjoy! Coffee Ice Cream Pie with Chocolate-Espresso … Continue reading

Chocolate Whoopie Pies: The Way To A Happy Childhood

Sometimes the kitchen just needs a little whimsy and that’s when I break out my whoopie pie recipe. These chocolate beauties will put a smile on your heart and transport you to summer vacation when you were a kid. These … Continue reading