Category Archives: Chocolate

Brownie Cookies

Is is a brownie, or a cookie? A brookie? A crownie? I guess it doesn’t really matter what you call them, but you know if you’re going to combine brownies and cookies you’re going to come up with a winner. … Continue reading

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Ice Cream

On the outside, my mom and I look nothing alike. She’s an olive-skinned, dark-haired Italian, while I’m the spitting image of my dad’s sisters with my light skin, light brown hair and green eyes.  Personality wise, we’re not such a match either. I tend to … Continue reading

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DIY Brownie Mix

As you may know from reading the blog, I’m obviously a big fan of making things from scratch. Cookies, pizza dough, tortillas, even brown sugar – all can be made at home with a few ingredients and a little elbow grease. … Continue reading

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Chocolate Chip Oreo Brownies

Go ahead and put your fat pants on ladies and gentlemen, because this dessert is nowhere near healthy! However, you know that any dessert containing chocolate chip cookie dough, Oreos and brownie batter is going to taste freakin’ amazing! These bars are rich … Continue reading

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Peanut Butter Pretzel Granola Bars

Granola bars have to be the world’s most portable snack. As someone who works 12-hour shifts at a hospital, some days I barely have time to use the bathroom let alone sit down and eat lunch. Therefore, granola bars are … Continue reading

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Pretzel Balls

With three weeks into the new year, I am happy to say I am still on track with my resolution to eat healthier and lose weight. I’ve been working out more regularly, tracking my calories on a daily basis, and … Continue reading

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Chewy Chocolate Peanut Butter Chip Cookies

If you are a chocolate lover, you have come to the right place. These cookies are so good that they are practically sinful! The combination of melted chocolate, cocoa powder and chocolate chips really take these cookies over the edge, … Continue reading

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Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

Normally, I am not one to shy away from complicated desserts. I love to challenge myself in the kitchen, and tackle recipes that can take a lot of time (and a lot of dirty dishes) to make. One of my … Continue reading

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Peanut Butter Chocolate Crispy Bars

I’ve made tons of fancy desserts in my lifetime, but one of my favorite desserts of all time remains the classic rice crispy treat. There is nothing I love more than taking a bite of a gooey, buttery rice crispy treat. The … Continue reading

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Chocolate Chip Cookie Delight

If you’ve been reading my blog for a while, you’ve noticed that I almost always cook from scratch.  As I’ve advanced in my cooking, I’ve really gotten away from boxed mixes and instant meals and desserts – for both health … Continue reading

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