10 Decadent Chocolate Recipes

Black Magic Cake

Did you know that today is International Chocolate Day? That means we should eat nothing but chocolate today, right?! Okay, maybe not but it is like chocolate's birthday and we should celebrate it! I'm a big fan of chocolate. I would bathe in chocolate if I could. (TMI?) It's one of those things that if you don't like it - I'm not sure we can be friends. I'm kidding. Kind of. … [Read more...]

Drumstick Brownie Ice Cream Dessert

Drumstick Brownie Dessert

Since the summer is under way, my kids have been obsessed with Drumsticks. Every time we are at the grocery store, they beg me to pick up a box. Problem is that Drumsticks are expensive. There are only 4 in a box (unless you get the big 8 cone box) and it costs about $4. That’s $1 a cone. That is expensive when I can get popsicles for like a dime each. J Plus, when they decide … [Read more...]

Twix Brownie Recipe

Twix Brownies

This weekend we were invited to our neighbor's house to hang out. Well, really they invited another couple over for the afternoon and they wanted us there to bring more conversation. You know, make it less awkward. We aren't shy people so they figured we would come in with our circus...I mean our three children...and keep things lively. It was a beautiful day so we figured … [Read more...]

Brownie Peanut Butter Bombs

Brownie Bombs

Don't forget to check out our new FOOD BLOG - SKINNY NOT SKINNY - dedicated 100% to food! Since it is Easter this weekend, I'm with my family again. You know what that means, right? Plenty of baking! I'm not going to do a lot of chatter before telling you how to make these gems because it's just mean to delay. When I saw these Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Brownie Bombs on … [Read more...]

10 Delicious Valentine’s Day Recipes

Heart Ravioli

Valentine's Day isn't all about cards. In my house, it's about food. All types of yummy foods. Sure, most of the recipes have to do with hearts shapes but that isn't what makes the recipes so special. It's the effort you put in to make your loved ones these Valentine's Day treats. Four Cheese Ravioli Annie from Annie's Eats thinks of everything! Seriously, … [Read more...]

Chex Muddy Buddies Brownies

Muddy Buddy Brownies

You already know how I feel about peanut butter and chocolate. It's a match made in food heaven. These brownies that I came up with this past weekend are just another tribute to that magical combination. When grocery shopping recently, I came across a bag of Chex Muddy Buddies. Now, I know you can make Muddy Buddies mix (otherwise known as Puppy Chow) easily from scratch but … [Read more...]

Chocolate White Chip Oreo Brownie Bars


I was going to save this recipe until next week so it was a little closer to 4th of July but I just couldn't.  I couldn't even wait for "Foodie Friday" to bust these out. Not only is this not a recipe to keep to myself but it also makes a great dessert for Father's Day this weekend. So it's like I'm doing dad a favor. When I saw that the Summer Oreos were back on the shelves … [Read more...]

Twenty Summer Strawberry Recipes


Don't forget to check out our new FOOD BLOG - SKINNY NOT SKINNY - dedicated 100% to food! Strawberries are hands-down my favorite fruit. They are yummy, healthy and can be worked into so many different recipes. Since May is officially Strawberry Month (which starts next week - eek! where does time go?!), I thought it only made sense to gather 20 of the most delicious … [Read more...]

Reeses Peanut Butter Cup Brownie Cupcakes


My peanut butter and chocolate obsession continues. A few weeks ago I decided to whip this concotion up. Who doesn't love a peanut butter cookie crust, Reese's Peanut Butter Cup surrounded by moist brownie and a rich peanut butter frosting all in cupcake form? No one, I tell you!  Sure, they are rich, rich, rich but they are deee-licious! Reeses Peanut Butter Cup Brownie … [Read more...]