Cookie Dough Dip

I finally decided to try this out. Gosh, why did it take me so long? Cookie dough… that you can eat by the spoonful. That you’re supposed to eat by the spoonful. That is just genius. I think Katie sure deserves a round of applause for thinking this one up. I mean, who knew chickpeas …

Kid-Friendly No Bake Cinnamon Roll-ups

It’s that time of the year again. Back to school. Back to school often means busy mornings, lots of school supplies, and hungry kids that need a good afternoon snack. I’ve got a great recipe today, that can help make busy mornings and afternoon snacks a lot less stressful. It won’t, however, make the absurd …

Chocolate Avocado Frosting

This the creamiest frosting I’ve ever tasted, healthy or otherwise. When I was little, frosting was one of my favorite snacks (as disgusting as that sounds). It started when I was a toddler and one of my favorite snacks was a bagel with vanilla frosting and sprinkles. Soon that turned into chocolate frosting on graham …

PEANUT BUTTER PUMPKINS

Halloween snuck up on me this year. I feel like it was just a couple of weeks ago that october was beginning and Halloween was still a good thirty days away. Now it’s in less than 2 weeks and, despite the fact that I’ve been running around like a mad-women trying to prepare some halloween …

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MONK FRUIT IN THE RAW: FROSTED CHOCOLATE BROWNIES

{I received free samples from Cumberland Packing Corp., maker of Monk Fruit In The Raw. By posting this recipe I am entering a recipe contest sponsored by Cumberland Packing Corp. and am eligible to win prizes associated with the contest. I was not compensated for my time.} So Thanksgiving is over, and the holiday season …

Chocolate Lover’s Chocolate Cake with Chocolate Frosting

Last week I was hit with an intense chocolate craving. I wanted chocolate and I wanted it right then and there. Unfortunately, after searching through pretty much every cabinet in the kitchen, I realized that there was absolutely no already-made chocolate in the house. Now that just wouldn’t do. My chocolate craving spurred me to …

Chocolate Layered Banana Bread

Since I haven’t already, I’d like to welcome everyone to February… and all the low temps, snow, and heavy jackets that come with it! As a write this I’m wearing slippers, a wool sweater, and staring out the window at the several feet of snow lining the ground. I’ll be the first to admit that …

Chocolate Greek Yogurt Cheesecake

We had a bit of a greek yogurt mishap at my house recently. It’s a funny story, really. So basically I went to the grocery store to pick up Chobani. No surprise there, right? Everyone knows I’m a big greek yogurt fan. But guess what? There was no chobani! Cleary, I was no going to …

Chocolate Covered Peanut Butter Balls

It’s back to school time and life if going crazy fast. Like the fact that it’s already the 22st of August? That’s insane! Soon leaves will be falling and scarves will be worn and everyone will be into pumpkin again. But for the time being, it’s time for this month’s Recipe ReDux. The theme this …