Chocolate Pots de Crème

Chocolate pots de crème is a much-easier-than-it-looks French dessert that’s a hybrid between a pudding and a custard. Inspired by DC’s Le DIplomate, it’s served with gently whipped cream and cocoa nibs. Chocolate lovers, unite!

Dairy Free Chocolate Cake

A few “secret ingredients” give this dark chocolate cake some serious depth and moistness. It’s dairy free, so perfect for those with an allergy or intolerance or if you just don’t have butter in the house. It’s also easy, easy, so it’s a great one to make with kids. Can you ever have too many…

Classic Chocolate Mousse

This 3-ingredient chocolate mousse is guaranteed to be a staple in your household, too. Buy fresh, high quality ingredients to make a decadent dessert the whole family will love.

St. Patrick’s Day Leprechaun Bait

St. Patrick’s Day is a great excuse to make leprechaun bait with young children (or older children for that matter).  This mix is an addictive combination of Lucky Charms cereal, pretzels, and green M&Ms tossed with some white chocolate to get you in the holiday spirit.   

Healthy Almond Butter Cups

These almond butter cups are the healthy alternative to peanut butter cups — made with only five, wholesome ingredients.
Pop these treats for a snack mid-day or indulge in a couple as a dessert. You won’t feel guilty about eating these!

Peanut Butter Blossom Cookies

Recently a friend told me peanut butter blossom cookies were overrated.  What?!  Are you even my friend?  How is this possible?  I’m not exactly sure how these became a Christmas cookie, but I don’t even care.  They’re delicious. On a scale from 1-10, how much do you love this classic?  A 14?  Yep.  Me, too….

Chocolate Raspberry Tart

With less than 10 ingredients, this chocolate raspberry tart is everything you need for the upcoming holidays.  It also takes about 10 minutes TOTAL to throw together, so if you need something quick and healthy, look no further.  This dessert is gluten free, Paleo-friendly, refined sugar-free AND vegan.  Something for everyone’s dietary needs (except it has…

Chocolate Fudge Sundae Cupcakes

I turned 34 this week, y’all.  Thirty.  Freakin’.  Four.  It feels good…but also weird to be in my mid-30s because I still consider myself to be perpetually 24. In honor of this celebratory day my mother pushed me out with everything she had, here are the top 10 things I’ve learned this year: Education has…

S’mores Campfire Bars

If you haven’t been eating s’mores, have you even summered yet?  You better hurry because you only have a few more days left <<sob>>.  C has been learning about camping at school, so we decided to make some s’mores bars because…well, it’s part of the curriculum. The weird part is this unit has been going…

Chocolate Snack Cake (aka Chocolate Lifestyle Cake)

It’s Monday morning, and all I can think about is this chocolate cake.  This cake is just everything.  There’s not much to say about it other that it’s an “OMG-if-you-are-a-cake-fiend-(like-me)-and-need-your-fix,-I really-don’t-think-there-is-anything-better-out-there” kind of cake.  I take back any other chocolate cake recipes I may have posted in the past.  I was wrong, and I apologize. …