Tag: chocolate

Cakes & Cupcakes, Recipes

Chocolate Zucchini Cake

Yes, you heard right, Chocolate Zucchini Cake, and no, you can’t taste the zucchini. During the summer when my garden is in full swing, I’m always looking for creative ways of preparing all the zucchinis that are growing. After making Zucchini Muffins, Zucchini Bread, this Chocolate Zucchini Cake is a creative, and delicious way of […]

Cookies, Recipes

Turtle Bars

Every Christmas I give my daughter Turtles Brand Caramel Nut Clusters, because she loves the combination of pecans, caramel and milk chocolate. I took all the wonderful flavors of pecans, caramel and milk chocolate, and put them in these delicious Turtle Bars. I started by processing pecans into a fine crumb, and adding them to […]

Other, Recipes

Thin Mint Rocky Road Bars

Every year I buy Girl Scout Cookies from my favorite girl scout. And, of course, I always buy Thin Mints. I could just eat the whole box, or I could create a yummy treat. I decided to create a yummy treat by adding Thin Mints to my Rocky Road Bars and, oh my goodness, what […]

Cookies, Recipes

Chocolate Cherry Oatmeal Cookies

The other day I was making regular oatmeal cookies with raisins, and I thought to myself, why don’t I add chocolate and make chocolate oatmeal cookies.  Because I wanted a deep, well rounded chocolate flavor, and I love Nutella, I used 4 different chocolates (Nutella, cocoa powder, chocolate syrup, and white chocolate chips).  I didn’t […]

Macarons, Recipes

Reese’s Pieces Macarons

I was snacking on some Reese’s Pieces, when I thought, “why don’t I make Reese’s Pieces Macarons”.  To make the macarons fun, I decided to make the macarons the color of Reese’s Pieces. Then to get the flavor of Reese’s Pieces, I made a ring of chocolate ganache on each macaron shell, then piped a […]

Recipes, Scones

Chocolate Brownie Scones

Chocolate!  Chocolate!  Chocolate!  Who says you can’t have chocolate for breakfast.  Well, they’ve never enjoyed my Chocolate Brownie Scones.  I gave these yummy scones 3 types of chocolate to give them a wonderful depth of chocolate flavor, and, to even enhance the chocolate flavor even more, I’ve added a little espresso powder (which does not […]

Cookies, Recipes

M&M Christmas Cookies

Every year I love making Christmas cookies to share with family and friends.  This year I am sharing the recipes to some of my family and friends favorite Christmas cookies. My son’s favorite cookie at Christmas time (actually any time of the year) are M&M Cookies.  For my Christmas M&M Cookies I use the special […]

Cookies, Recipes

Peanut Butter Kisses Cookies

During December I am busy making Christmas cookies to share with family and friends. There are some cookies I make every year because they are everyone’s favorite.  Today I am sharing my recipe for one of my daughter’s favorite Christmas cookies, Peanut Butter Kisses Cookies. These soft and chewy peanut butter cookies are topped with […]