Tag: chocolate

Baking Recipes, Brownies & Bars

My first time meeting the Chubby Hubby Cookie Bars

Chubby Hubby Cookie Bars 1 - My first time meeting the Chubby Hubby Cookie Bars

Raise your hand if you think the name of these Chubby Hubby Cookie Bars are the cutest ever! That name was actually the draw of this recipe, considering I’ve never heard of such a thing before. Turns out it’s actually an ice cream flavor from Ben & Jerry’s extensive line-up, and one we probably very …

Baking Recipes, Cookies, My Favourite Ingredients, Reinventions of classics, The Tummy Train TV

Finding new favourites with these Sweet & Salty Chocolate Chip Cookies [VIDEO]

Sweet Salty CCCs 1 - Finding new favourites with these Sweet & Salty Chocolate Chip Cookies [VIDEO]

If you like chocolate chip cookies as much as I do, then you probably have at some point in your life tried to make them. They’re like the basic of the most basic of all baking recipes, and even non-bakers have probably found success in making them. But I swear, it doesn’t get any easier …

Baking Recipes, Spoon desserts & puddings

A quick Chocolate Souffle Recipe made even easier with KitchenAid [VIDEO]

Chocolate Souffle

When people say soufflé– wearing their best French accents of course– it conjures up images of class, luxury, and indulgence. The name of the dessert is based on the French verb souffler (to breathe), because of its beautiful puffy crown and airy as cloud center. Eating it is such a pleasurable experience that it’s no …

Frozen treats, I scream for ice cream (I do)

Dreaming with a side of Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup ice cream

Choco PButter Cup Ice Cream 2 - Dreaming with a side of Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup ice cream

Sometimes I feel like there’s nothing quite like a weather spell to make your mind wander. When it’s too cold you dream of a nice cosy setting; where you’re all bundled up in puffy knitwear before a crackling fireplace, with some hot cinnamon-spiced chocolate in hand. Or in your mind’s eye you’re frolicking on the …

Baking Recipes, Cupcakes & Muffins, David Lebovitz, Simple cakes, The Breakfast Bin, Timeless Treats

This Black Bottom Cupcakes Recipe is pretty close to my heart

It annoys me whenever I have to be MIA from the blog for a long period of time, but I’ve been getting attacked by these headaches lately that I think is caused by tired eyes. That means less time on the computer, but I’ve been working on the blog behind the scenes. Even though I …

Baking Recipes, Yeasted breads

Have some Salted Chocolate Babka in January, because why not?

I’ve been feeling kind of weird these past few days, and I’m going to chalk it all up to yet another bad case of wanderlust. Getting back from my year-end trip always puts me in this funk. I want to get up and go on another adventure! But being the realist that I am, I …

Baking Recipes, Product Reviews, Simple cakes

Expectations and wishes over coffee and Chocolate Financier

Every time I sit down to write my first few posts of the year, I can’t help but think about the year that was. I guess that’s normal, considering I’m fairly sentimental, but I’m pretty sure by now you’re all tired of hearing about how quickly 2015 went by. And even though that’s applicable to …

Baking Recipes, Simple cakes, Spoon desserts & puddings

A newfound obsession in time for Christmas with this Chocolate Magic Cake recipe

When I first saw this cake, I was struck by wonder. The world of baking opens my eyes to brand new things almost every single day, which is probably why I love it so. I don’t even like eating sweet things that much, but there’s no doubt that I want to keep learning how to …