Frozen chocolate coffee delight

frozen chocolate coffee delight

Summer vacation may and may not be a mom’s favorite time of the year. It’s a decision that most likely changes every day. But what doesn’t changes is the joy of an upcoming family trip. The months of waiting, the weeks of planning, the days of packing. The research, the reservations, more research. Shopping for new comfortable… 

Read More »

Iced coffee floats recipe

iced coffee floats recipe

Floats are synonymous with summer vacation and with the temperatures getting hotter and summer quickly approaching I thought it would be fun to put a twist on a childhood sweet treat – a grown up version of ice-cream floats! I love coffee! Sip on it. Bake with it. Iced. Frozen. In a cupcake. For breakfast. I… 

Read More »

Iced coffee

iced coffee

Cool down with this easy to make iced coffee! Comes together in 5 minutes tops! 4 more weeks of school and I’m already in panic mode. It’s not the “how will I keep my kid entertained all summer” that stresses me out but ALL the activities that are scheduled in the next couple of weeks…. 

Read More »

Chocolate cake with coffee frosting

chocolate cake with coffee frosting recipe

Light and fluffy cake with a soft and tender crumb, this chocolate cake relies on the rich flavor of cocoa powder complemented with thin layer of coffee frosting. Tiffany started pre-k today. It’s been a tough decision for us. On one hand I was so looking forward to having her out of the house and interacting… 

Read More »

Coffee chocolate cake with coffee chocolate ganache

coffee chocolate cake recipe 4

Incredible delicious old-fashion coffee chocolate cake with coffee chocolate ganache made with a secret ingredient that keeps it moist and tender and brings out all the wonderful flavors!   Hand written recipes. Mostly in pencil, rarely in pen. Some written more than 30-50 years ago. Old, faded and discolored papers. Sometimes even written on a… 

Read More »

Chocolate cake with chocolate buttercream frosting

Chocolate cake with chocolate buttercream frosting recipe 2

Covered in a luscious chocolate buttercream frosting, this chocolate cake with chocolate buttercream frosting is everything you want in a chocolate cake – sweet, moist, tenter and irresistible delicious!  We’ve been planning my trip for a couple of months now and few weeks before our departure day i had the crazy idea of throwing a little… 

Read More »

Tiramisu

Tiramisu recipe

Coffee soaked lady fingers layered with creamy dreamy filling made from mascarpone cheese and egg yolks. With just a handful of ingredients this amazingly simple dessert will always be a favorite of mine. Tiramisu stole my heart years ago, when I had my first taste. It was love at first bite. It was like stepping… 

Read More »

50 Coffee desserts to wake up to

Coffee desserts

Either you’re a heavy coffee drinker or not, coffee flavored desserts it’s always been a favorite of mine. Since this month secret ingredient to the chocolate party is coffee  I though it would be fun to share 50 tempting coffee desserts to keep you going all day long! An InLinkz Link-up

10 chocolate recipes you must try before you die

10 chocolate recipes 1

There’s no doubt. I LOVE chocolate! I’m pretty sure I have around 100 recipes calling for chocolate! Since lots of you asked “what’s your favorite chocolate dessert on the blog” I thought it might come in handy, for all you chocolate lovers, to have all my favorite chocolate recipes in one place! Without much ado, here… 

Read More »

Chocolate coffee cupcakes with coffee buttercream frosting

chocolate coffee cupcakes recipe 1

Moist, sweet and irresistible chocolate coffee cupcakes made with cold brewed coffee and frosted with coffee flavored buttercream. Now you can drink your coffee and eat it too! I used to be a black tea lover, that is when my little princess took 2-3 naps a day and I had time to sit down and… 

Read More »

Espresso brownies with espresso frosting

espresso brownies

Espresso brownies with espresso frosting – Rich, sweet, chocolate brownies with a strong coffee flavor covered with silky smooth espresso frosting Chocolate for breakfast. Or chocolate with your 3 o’clock pick-me-up coffee. I’ve been there. Trying to keep my eyes open early in the morning while making myself a cup of coffee and there it was,… 

Read More »

Chocolate rolls with coffee icing

Chocolate Rolls with Coffee Icing Roxanashomebaking 5

Chocolate rolls with coffee icing – Soft buttery brioche rolls filled with chocolate chips and drizzled with coffee cream cheese icing. Great at breakfast time with a cup of tea/coffee or even with some cold milk. There’s something about cold weather and rolls. I don’t make lots of cinnamon rolls, I’d rather make a loaf… 

Read More »

Chocolate cupcakes with coffee cream cheese frosting

chocolate coffee cupcakes | Roxanashomebaking.com

One of the easiest cupcakes I’ve made in a long time, these chocolate cupcakes with coffee cream cheese frosting are a great choice for both chocolate and coffee lovers I tend to believe as one grows older has a harder time taking decisions. For example me. I have been making my own birthday cake for… 

Read More »

Steakhouse Bread

steakhouse bread | roxanashomebaking.com

We don’t go often to steakhouse. As vegetarian we need a good excuse to have dinner at Outback or another steakhouse but we do go there when we’re visiting family in South Carolina. My mother in law loves a good steak and there are several local restaurants that we go to every time we visit her. The… 

Read More »

Chocolate Coffee Cupcakes with Coffee Frosting

Coffee flavored cupcakes | roxanashomebaking.com

The idea of these cupcakes came from one of my favorite cookbooks “Chocolate and Coffee Bible”  While thumbing it, looking for new chocolate-y goodness I stumbled upon a recipe for chocolate cupcakes. Now chocolate vanilla cupcakes are always welcome in my kitchen, but the thought of coffee chocolate cupcakes was haunting me. For these cupcakes… 

Read More »