Chocolate Stout Cake

I initially made this cake to celebrate St. Patricks Day, but this is definitely my new go-to chocolate cake. This just isn’t any chocolate cake – it’s a moist chocolate stout cake frosted with a phenomenal Stout Caramel Icing. Chocolate cake isn’t my favorite cake flavor, but when I made this Stout Cake I couldn’tContinue reading “Chocolate Stout Cake”

Banana Streusel Snack Cake

You might be wondering what you can make with your overripe bananas instead of banana bread, right?? Well this Banana Streusel Snack Cake does not disappoint. The cake is packed with banana flavor, laced with cinnamon streusel and then topped with a maple bourbon cream cheese frosting. Yes you heard me right – Maple BourbonContinue reading “Banana Streusel Snack Cake”

Halva & Date Cinnamon Rolls

Cinnamon Rolls are the best thing to wake up to on a weekend morning. I decided to change up the traditional filling with halva and a date spread and wow did they turn out good. Matter of fact, my fiancé asked for them two weekends in a row because they were that good (he doesn’tContinue reading “Halva & Date Cinnamon Rolls”

Fudgy Whiskey Brownies

Sometimes I just need dessert and a drink after a hard day, so why not have it together? These fudgey, whiskey brownies are the best boozy brownies ever. They’re rich with a gooey chocolate center and have a hint of whiskey – nothing too crazy so you don’t get a buzz off of one! HiddenContinue reading “Fudgy Whiskey Brownies”

Healthy Cranberry Chocolate Almond Granola

Granola is a great healthy snack to take to work or post workout snack. Its really versatile with what ingredients you have in your pantry, and allows you to change up flavors so you don’t get bored. One of my favorite flavor combinations is chocolate, cranberry and almond. The almond flavor is with the almondContinue reading “Healthy Cranberry Chocolate Almond Granola”

Double Chocolate Chip Halva Cookies

Halva has been one of my fun additions in my kitchen and I love seeing how it goes well with so many recipes! If you’ve never heard of it, it almost resembles a block of fudge but is a middle eastern confection made from tahini. It adds a terrific sweet savory note to baked goodsContinue reading “Double Chocolate Chip Halva Cookies”

Healthy Peanut Butter Chocolate Banana Muffins

It’s the new year and having healthy options for breakfast, snacks, or desserts is the key to staying on track. Peanut butter and banana is one of my favorite snacks so why not put that into a muffin? (with chocolate of course). These muffins can be put into a sealable bag and eaten throughout theContinue reading “Healthy Peanut Butter Chocolate Banana Muffins”

12 Days of Christmas Treats

This is the first year of starting the 12 Days of Christmas Treats! I’m sharing my favorite 12 recipes that are perfect for the holidays! You can either make these and give them as gifts or have them around for Christmas parties for people to enjoy. I’ve done both and have not had any disappointedContinue reading “12 Days of Christmas Treats”

Peppermint Chocolate Silk Pie

One flavor combination I love all year round, but especially during the holidays is peppermint and chocolate. What better way to enjoy minty chocolate goodness than in a silky smooth chocolate pie? This has a crunchy peppermint chocolate crust filled with a creamy, addicting chocolate filling. It’s too good to resist a second slice. TheContinue reading “Peppermint Chocolate Silk Pie”

Holiday Spiced Candied Pecans

I’ve been making these candied pecans for gifts for family for a couple years and they’re always a hit! Matter if fact, I’d probably say my family is addicted to them now because I always get asked if I’m making them again year after year and how they want a double batch this time. CandiedContinue reading “Holiday Spiced Candied Pecans”