Fudgy brownies with candy cane frosting

fudgy brownies with candy cane frosting recipe

No one can resist these easy-to-make extra fudgy brownies topped with a generous amount of candy cane frosting. The perfect excuse to use those extra candy canes. There’s no surprise Christmas is my favorite time of the year. The smell of fresh tree, the hot cocoa, the lights, the presents but above all the candy cane!… 

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Double peppermint cupcakes

double peppermint cupcakes recipe

Get into the holiday spirit with these festive double peppermint cupcakes. Peppermint exact and peppermint creamer are used both in the cupcake batter and frosting for a double peppermint dose! I love cupcakes. If I have to choose between a cupcake and a cake, I choose the cupcake. It’s easier to make, easier to take… 

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Grated chocolate coconut cake with chocolate ganache recipe

grated chocolate coconut cake chocolate ganache recipe

If you like chocolate and coconut together, you’re going love this easy to make chocolate coconut cake topped with silky chocolate ganache and toasted coconut flakes! I’m often asked what’s my favorite chocolate combo. Pretty much the answer depends on what i may craving at that moment. Peanut butter, caramel, classic vanilla or a touch… 

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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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Cinnamon loaf cake

cinnamon loaf cake recipe

Sweet, buttery and bursting with cinnamon flavors, this cinnamon loaf cake if fabulous with a cup of coffee or tea in the afternoon!  August is already here and before we know it fall has arrived. I don’t know about your corner of the woods, but in my area the summer was good to us. The temperature only… 

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Black and red raspberry vanilla scones

raspberry vanilla scones recipe

Delicate and sweet, these vanilla scones with lots of black and red specks from the fresh raspberries are a great treat for breakfast or with a cup of tea in the afternoon. Scones are one of my favorite weekend morning treat. Although I do love a good donut or a muffin with my cup of… 

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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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Chocolate chip ice cream sandwiches

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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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Chocolate Cupcakes with Coconut Frosting

chocolate cupcakes with coconut frosting recipe roxanashomebaking 3

Chocolate cupcakes flavored with Almond Joy coffee creamer and topped with silky smooth coconut frosting and a Raffaello Almond Coconut candy. Chocolate and Valentine’s day do hand in hand. They are just meant to stick together. Like peanut butter and jelly or Christmas and Santa. Of course when it comes to chocolate there are so… 

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