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”

Elderberry & Ginger Kombucha

If you’ve never made kombucha at home, it’s pretty simple. Its (almost) a set it and forget it type of drink, except you need to remember it about 2 weeks after you start your brew. Kombucha is basically black tea, sugar and your SCOBY which is short for symbiotic culture of bacteria and yeast andContinue reading “Elderberry & Ginger Kombucha”

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”

Pumpkin Sausage Pasta

This is one of my go to weeknight dinners during the fall and winter. A hot bowl of this pasta is just what you need when it’s cold outside and it comes together really quickly. It’s a satisfying comfort meal filled with cozy flavors of pumpkin, sage, thyme and sausage being the star in thisContinue reading “Pumpkin Sausage Pasta”

No Bake Coconut Cranberry Chocolate Granola Bars

Granola Bars are such an easy thing to make that you’ll never buy them from the store again! These are loaded with coconut, cranberries and of course chocolate so you entertain your sweet tooth without the guilt. The best healthy grab and go snack! I bring them to work with me or make them whenContinue reading “No Bake Coconut Cranberry Chocolate Granola Bars”

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”

Vanilla Cardamom Overnight Oats

The new year is a great way to naturally reset habits or goals and even though I don’t officially make resolutions, it’s nice to set some healthy standards for yourself. One of these is to mealprep filling, healthy meals or snacks for the work week which includes these Vanilla Cardamom Overnight Oats! An easy makeContinue reading “Vanilla Cardamom Overnight Oats”

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”