Archive for the 'Chocolate' Category

Dec 14 2011

Chocolate Crinkles

chocolate crinkles

Remember when “vegetable oil spreads” threatened to take over the home bakers’ kitchen? At the time, so many of us (meaning me) thought we were improving our health by shunning margarine and butter, and choosing the “healthy” spread, but a not-so-funny-result occurred: our (my) baked goods were terrible. It took awhile before the collective “we” […]

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Nov 03 2011

Vanilla Buttermilk Cake and Instant Fudge Frosting

Published by under Chocolate,Dessert,Holiday


On Halloween, my cat turned 10 years old. My 3 year old niece thought throwing a birthday party for “the kitty,” as she likes to call Eleanor, was a great idea. Since we had the idea, I’d been trying to figure out how exactly you throw a party for a cat. I mean, the cat […]

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Oct 01 2011

Reese’s Pieces Chocolate Cookies

Published by under Autumn,Chocolate,Dessert

cookie on glass of milk

A couple of weeks ago, I started thinking about cookies. Very specific cookies.

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Sep 06 2011

Dulce de Leche Chocolate Chip Cookies

Published by under Chocolate,Dessert

cooling cookies

I first came up with this recipe a couple of years ago, when I was obsessed with dulce de leche. I guess I still am, but I’m now smart enough to keep it far, far, away from me because I just can’t seem to control myself around the stuff. Back then, I wanted a recipe […]

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