Chocolate Sugar Cookies

A dear friend gave me this recipe last week after tasting them at her house. She followed the recipe and they were delicious. However, I wanted to make them for kids using fall themed sprinkles on the outside without the cayenne, so I just deleted it and the cinnamon….I have eaten about 10 of them. … Continue reading

Peanut Butter Chip Brownies

These brownies are so moist and seem to be just the perfect chocolate flavor that I was looking for last night. Instead of adding the regular semi-sweet chocolate chips, I added the bag that has peanut butter & chocolate chips. Love, love, love these brownies. Sprinkle a little sugar over the top as soon as … Continue reading

Chocolate Decadence

Since we have friends coming in from California next week, I have been looking through different recipes to see what I will be making while they are here. This one will be the one to welcome them in Saturday evening. Isn’t it always just the best to walk in and smell chocolate? They will feel … Continue reading

Fudge Spoon Pie

I noticed that I have a new follower on Twitter, Kennbuck Inn and want to say welcome. This dessert would be fabulous served after dinner at any B&B. It is taken from Southern Living Desserts and would be a great ending to any meal. To gooey to slice like a pie, but served as a … Continue reading

Mocha Brownie Cake

Chocolate, Chocolate, Chocolate! What a great month to try all new chocolate desserts Finding the Southern Living Chocolate Dessert cookbook, well,what better place to look for all new recipes. 1 (21 oz) box chewy fudge brownie mix (Duncan Hines is recommended) 1/4 cup water 1/2 cup oil 3 large eggs, lightly beaten 1/2 cup chopped … Continue reading

Hazelnut Chocolate Cake

I guess you can tell that I’m in my cake mode. I get in cookie mode, pie modes and now cake. I have one piece left of the Tuxedo cake and am saving it for tonight to eat during The Good Wife. But this cake, (once again, thank you Paula Deen) well…I will be making … Continue reading

Chocolate Creme Brulee

Having just returned from Corpus where we go to see my mom, as usual, we stay with the friends who I have mentioned several times. They treat me like their daughter and Randy, well, Hal, who is 90 bends Randy’s ear about the oil field surveying business. Hal still goes to work everyday and Jane … Continue reading

German Chocolate Fudge Pie

We are having some friends over tonight for dinner. When I was thinking about what we would have for dessert, this recipe popped in my mind from many years ago. My sister-in-law at that time, had developed a recipe that we had hoped would be exactly like the fudge pie we always ordered at a … Continue reading

Chocolate Caramel Thumbprints

Before leaving Phoenix last Saturday, we stopped at a place called Kneaders to grab a bite, and a sack of cookies, just in case something should happen and we were trapped in the desert for a couple of hours with no chocolate in the car. The chocolate caramel cookie with sea salt called my name … Continue reading

Dark Chocolate Cupcakes With Cherry Frosting

Paula’s done it again. This recipe combines two great flavors.  Cherry & Chocolate Taken from her Jan/Feb, 2012 issue, these are truly decadent. 1 cup butter 6 (1 oz) squares semisweet chocolate, chopped 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 1 1/4 cups sugar 4 large eggs 2 cups flour 1 teas baking powder 1 teas salt … Continue reading