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For the past nine weeks, I’ve been up to my eyeballs in opera. Where the is opera there is an opera orchestra. And where there is an orchestra, there needs to be cookies. LOTS of cookies. So here you have 4 variations of my friend Jen’s Famous Monster Cookies that made their opera debut this year. (Click […]

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Hi! Remember me? Sorry to have been gone for a couple of weeks but life got extremely busy all at once. To make it up to you, I’ve baked cookies! And not just any cookies…cookies that are gluten free but SO GOOD that everyone will want to eat them. I’ve made you PB2 Monster Cookies. […]

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If your Valentine’s Day festivities involve chocolate (and they should) or you just happen to find yourself with leftover melted chocolate, you owe it to yourself to make Chocolate Bark! I don’t often think about Chocolate Bark except at Christmas when those tins of Peppermint Bark are everywhere…calling to me, tempting me. However, now that I’ve […]

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We’ve got a chocolate and strawberry situation going on here. I might need an intervention…I confess to eating some of these for breakfast! Valentine’s Day is rapidly approaching so how about we skip all the expensive retail hoopla and make some Chocolate Covered Strawberries right in our own kitchens! Melting and dipping. We can do […]

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Valentine’s Day is rapidly approaching. I don’t know about you, but to me saying “I love you” is even better when chocolate is involved. Most people don’t realize how easy it is to make luxurious chocolate mousse at home. There are a few tricks, but in its basic form with just a little melting, whipping, […]

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Cranberry Chocolate Cake is the answer to your last minute holiday baking issues. Issues is putting it mildly around here. Prior to making this cake last night, I’d done NO baking. None. Nada. Zip. Zilch. Not a Christmas cookie in sight. Completely pathetic. So when my friend Roz gave me this recipe and I saw […]

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Chocolate Pots de Créme is one of my favorite fancy desserts. It doesn’t take very advanced French skills to recognize the goodness that would come in a little pot of cream. Add chocolate to that pot and you are speaking my language! I always order pots de créme at restaurants but had never made it […]

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Nutty Chocolate Cookies. I described these as having an abundance of chocolate. They also have an abundance of goodness. These are some of the best cookies I’ve ever baked. Coming from a cookie-aholic like myself, that’s really saying something. The beauty of these cookies is that they have very simple ingredients – mostly chocolate & […]

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Okay, Valentines…you’ve only got a couple of days to pull yourselves together. I have the perfect little cake to save the day! Tiny Flourless Chocolate Cake! I know, I know…flourless chocolate cake is sometimes better known as flavorless chocolate cake but that is definitely not the case here. Don’t let the size fool you. This […]

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Soft M&M Cookies – the Valentine’s Day version! I have to admit something weird. During Halloween or almost any other candy-centric holiday, I can have little packages of M&Ms around the house with no real problem. They hang out in a dish and eventually Jim eats them. But when the Valentine’s Day specialty M&Ms arrive […]

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