Archive of ‘Chocolate’ category

S’mores Cookie Glampfire Bark

Posted on February 17, 2017

Disclosure: Girl Scouts of Greater Los Angeles Council provided the Girl Scout S’mores Cookies and Melissa’s Produce provided the dried fruits and nuts for this recipe.  I was not compensated in any other way and all the opinions stated are mine. It’s Girl Scout Cookie time again, and I’ve teamed up with some of my […]


Triple Chocolate Cherry Cookies for Your Valentine!

Posted on February 3, 2017

Valentine’s Day is fast approaching and it’s time to make sweets for your sweetie (or sweeties, as the case may be)! I’m so happy to be sharing a recipe with you in support of Cookies for Kids’ Cancer as part of a Valentine Food Blogger Event hosted by Julie at The Little Kitchen (Julie, you rock!).  I […]


Caramel Candies

Posted on December 3, 2016

You CAN Make Candy! Do you keep your eyes peeled for fun foods that can start a new holiday food gift tradition? I do. A couple of years ago I tried my hand at making caramels…and just like that, new recipes were added to my holiday season make-it list.  Caramels are delectable and very easy to […]


Dark Chocolate Coconut Rocky Road Ice Cream

Posted on June 2, 2016

I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream… especially on Rocky Road Ice Cream Day when it’s going to be over 100 degrees (again) here in the Central Valley. Ice cream sounds good for breakfast, lunch and dinner right now, for sure, and making your own ice cream at home is much easier […]


Peeps-a-licious Easter Treats

Posted on March 13, 2016

Brightly colored packages of sugar-coated marshmallow bunnies and chicks mean that Easter is on its way!  Peeps Chicks sitting on jelly bean eggs in nests made of crispy cereal and marshmallows were the holiday dessert tradition in our house when my children were growing up.  They looked adorable, tasted yummy, and were something my kids […]