Sweets

Sweets

All The Must Have No No's!!
Chocolate Gingerbread Soldiers

Chocolate Gingerbread Soldiers

Couldn't bring myself to start Christmas stuff - not just yet. I can hold off one more week. I think. I've been dying to do decorated gingerbread men,  I've never done them before
Recipe: Easy Banana Mousse with Chocolate Curls

Recipe: Easy Banana Mousse with Chocolate Curls

When I first read that bananas are popular in West Africa’s island country São Tomé and Príncipe, I envisioned them eaten raw on the surf-swept beaches… or perhaps sold battered and fried with a cloud of powdered sugar
Chocolate Shooters Two Ways - Easy

Chocolate Shooters Two Ways - Easy

For Chanukah, my sons gave me 2 sets of shooter glasses.   One set of 12 resembles ice tea glasses shrunk down, the other 12 like regular-size shot glasses
Chocolate Chip Cinnamon Roll Break-Aparts

Chocolate Chip Cinnamon Roll Break-Aparts

1/2 cup butter, softened2 (12. 4-oz. ) cans  Refrigerated Cinnamon Rolls with Icing1 (3. ) pkg. vanilla pudding and pie filling mix (not instant) (could also use sugar free)1/2 cup firmly packed brown sugar1/4 cup miniature chocolate chips1/3 cup peanut butter chips (optional)Heat oven to 375°F
Dark Chocolate, Beet and Cherry Muffins

Dark Chocolate, Beet and Cherry Muffins

 I'm on a dark chocolate and cherry kick. I can't help it, especially since neither ingredient, when carefully chosen and of high quality, is overly sweet

Candy cane chocolate cheesecake bars recipe

TweetVelvety peppermint cheesecake with swirls of white chocolate candy cane bars and topped with a piece of chocolate, these festive chocolate cheesecake bars are a showstopper
Chocolate Fudge Brownies with Figs

Chocolate Fudge Brownies with Figs

Have you ever combined chocolate and figs. After making Double Chocolate Brownies a while ago, I thought I must try another version with fresh figs
Frozen Hot Chocolate

Frozen Hot Chocolate

  Although she is certainly not deprived of sweets, she doesn't indulge in things this sweet very often
Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies (Egg Free)

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies (Egg Free)

I know it seems all wrong to be baking with pumpkin as we’re approaching the summer months but as I was walking through the natural foods store the $2 cans of organic pumpkin puree were calling out to me
YEASTED CHOCOLATE BROWNIES (EGGLESS)

YEASTED CHOCOLATE BROWNIES (EGGLESS)

I have made quite a few egg free brownies and these are some of the best. Surprising they were chocolaty and so moist despite using rapid rise yeast
Chocolate Guinness Cupcakes

Chocolate Guinness Cupcakes

I could never celebrate St Patrick’s Day without this heavenly Chocolate Guinness Cake recipe but this year I decided to make cupcakes instead
The Best Moist Chocolate Cupcake Recipe

The Best Moist Chocolate Cupcake Recipe

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Chocolate Moussecake #SundaySupper

Chocolate Moussecake #SundaySupper

So much to be grateful for this year…meeting blogger friends at 3 different conferences, hanging out with my three sisters on a variety of occasions, having my parents living together after years apart and my dad out of the hospital, 3 kind and thoughtful children and one adoring husband, and many, many dear friends