Chocolate chip amaretto cake

chocolate chip amaretto cake recipe

A delightfully decadent dessert, this chocolate chip amaretto cake is super soft and tender and is bursting with almond flavors from both the almond paste and amaretto creamer. I used to be terrified of bundt cakes. Yeast bread? Bring it on! 3 layer cake? Piece of cake! Bundt cake? How about cookies or cheesecake instead?… 

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Chocolate caramel cake

chocolate caramel cake recipe

Light and airy, with a decadent crumb and a hint or caramel, this chocolate caramel cake makes a great accompaniment to a cup of coffee in the afternoon or after dinner.  I rely on a few cups of coffee most of the days. Although there are days I get so busy I simply don’t get… 

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Chocolate glazed baked donuts

chocolate glazed baked donuts recipe

Soft, fluffy, cake like baked donuts topped with a bittersweet chocolate ganache are the perfect excuse to enjoy chocolate for breakfast. Both Tiffany and I love cuddling up and talk nonsense in the morning, especially on the weekends when there’s no rush to get out of the bed. Completely forgetting about my never ending chore… 

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Strawberry banana split milkshake

strawberry banana split milkshake recipe

Too hot outside? Cool down with these rich and creamy strawberry banana split milkshakes made with just 3 ingredients!Few weeks ago it may have seem like spring will never come, but finally the temperatures are slowly getting higher, in fact this weekend there are supposed to be 70’s. There may not be much, but it’s… 

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Grasshopper cheesecake bars

grasshopper cheesecake bars

Easy and refreshing grasshopper cheesecake bars with a minty chocolate chip cookie crust, smooth cheesecake and chocolate drizzles. Make them for your holiday table or to enjoy on a hot summer day  I grew up with a totally different way of writing down recipes and passing them from generations to generations. If you ever visit… 

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Candy cane chocolate cheesecake bars

candy cane chocolate cheesecake bars

Velvety peppermint cheesecake with swirls of white chocolate candy cane bars and topped with a piece of chocolate, these festive chocolate cheesecake bars are a showstopper. Easy as 1,2,3 and only 7 ingredients!  Let’s leave that photo soak in for a minute or two. You may wanna take a (paper) towel to wipe the drooling… 

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Chocolate chip pumpkin quick bread

chocolate chips pumpkin quick bread recipe 2

This easy, super moist chocolate chip pumpkin quick bread is packed with all the amazing fall flavors. The bread gets better as it ages so plan to bake it a day or two ahead. I have a love relationship with the winter squash January through December but my heart starts to beat faster middle of September… 

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Chocolate chip ice cream sandwiches

chocolate chip ice-cream sandwiches recipe 4

Chocolate chip ice cream sandwiches – Cake like chocolate chip cookie, flavored with Hot for Cookie Cold Stone Coffee creamer and sandwiched with ice cream. I’ve said it before and I’m going to say it over and over again. It’s HOT!! I do not want to cook, I do not want to bake, all I… 

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Hazelnut chocolate chip oatmeal cookies

hazelnut oatmeal cookies recipe 1

Hazelnut chocolate chip oatmeal cookies – Thick chewy oatmeal cookies with crispy edges packed with rolled oats, chopped hazelnuts and chocolate chips and topped with chocolate ganache. A classic lunch box treat make-over. Few weeks ago I had to bake, for a church event, desserts for around 100 people. For two days I baked, washed… 

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Going nutty with International Delight #whatsyourid

life begins after coffee

Life begins after coffee – it’s true. When you’re trying to balance everything you need coffee to keep going. Lots of coffee! In the morning, in the afternoon and in the evening and some tea in between. With lots of creamer! I’m working again with International Delight to bring you fun games with tons of… 

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