Category Archives: Chocolate

May 2014
Brownie Ice Cream Layer Cake

Last weekend we celebrated Mother’s Day, and I got to celebrate my FIRST Mother’s Day. In lieu of spending the entire day in the car with our newborn, we opted to have both families at our house – brunch with … Continue reading

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Jan 2014
Chocolate Carrot Cake

Chocolate and carrots aren’t two ingredients that you’d necessarily think would go together, but whip them together into a cake, and you have the most moist, tender chocolate cake that you’ve ever tasted. I never thought a chocolate carrot cake … Continue reading

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Aug 2013
Deep Dish Brownie Sundaes for Two

Dessert is a rare treat around here. I’d love to be one of those people that has dessert every night, but then I would probably weigh 100 pounds more than I do right now. The other problem is, if I do … Continue reading

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Aug 2013
DIY Chocolate Syrup

On my never-ending quest to continue to get rid of processed junk and make more things from scratch, it never really occurred to me to make my own chocolate syrup. It’s not something we use on a daily basis, but … Continue reading

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Jun 2013
S’more Brownies

  It’s so funny how life works in cycles sometimes. A few years ago my summer schedule was packed with bridal showers, bachelorette parties, and weddings. I used to order wedding gifts from Etsy in bulk, and hoard Bed, Bath and … Continue reading

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Mar 2013
Grasshopper Mint Brownie Bars

I work a lot of night shifts, and sometimes when I have some down time between patients, I can get a little blogging done. However, in my sleep-deprived zombie state of mind at 3:00am when I was writing this post, … Continue reading

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Mar 2013
Chocolate Oreo Lasagna

Why does it seem like the weekends just fly by, while we work weeks drag on? This weekend was a blur, a fun blur, but definitely a blur. We celebrated with a good friend at her baby shower, had dinner with … Continue reading

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Jan 2013
Neapolitan Layer Cake

In general, I consider myself an indecisive person. Even the most trivial decisions can sometimes take me forever to decide, perhaps because I first need to research everything, then weigh a list of pros and cons. My husband and I … Continue reading

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Jan 2013
Brownie Batter Dip

Say it with me know. Brownie. Batter. Dip. As in, a perfectly acceptable reason to eat brownie batter, without worrying about eating raw eggs. It’s sweet, but not too sweet, silky and chocolate-y, and seriously tastes just like brownie batter. … Continue reading

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Nov 2012
Cookies & Cream Sheet Cake

A lot of people got nuts over peanut butter and chocolate, but personally I am a huge fan of anything cookies and cream. It is my go-to ice cream choice, and I find myself gravitating towards any dessert with chunks of … Continue reading

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