Strawberry Birthday Cookies

Its my birthday and these cookies are what I want to celebrate with! My birthday, spring, warmer weather and strawberries seem to always go together for me. I’ve always loved strawberries so why not put them in cookies? I put freeze dried strawberries in a food processor so it could mix into the flour mixtureContinue reading “Strawberry Birthday Cookies”

ULTIMATE Cookie Bars

These ULTIMATE Cookie Bars have all of the best combinations to make your mouth water: salty, sweet, boozy, and crunchy. The base layer is a thick peanut butter chocolate chip cookie bar spiked with Jameson and could definitely be eaten on its own, but to make them ULTIMATE, the cookie bars are topped with aContinue reading “ULTIMATE Cookie Bars”

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”

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”