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Fried Dough

I’ve talked about my friend Kim before. She blogs over at Cravings of a Lunatic. She is crazy in the best sort of way, the popcorn, chocolate, pizza loving way. My Cotton Candy Popcorn-I got that from Kim. Her Turtle popcorn is on my list to make as soon as the weather cools off a […]

Seven Layer Bars

I love these bars! They’ve been a family favorite ever since I can remember. You can ask my kids how to make these bars and they can tell you, layer for layer. We’ve made them together that many times. And they’re so versatile. Just use what you have in the cabinets. Kind of like the Cereal […]

Cinnamon Swirl Bread

Good Morning Everyone! You all know how I love to make bread. This one’s another easy one. So easy that I make it with the kids, and their friends when I need to occupy them. There’s nothing more rewarding for me than showing someone how easy bread can be to make and of course when […]

Guest post for Food Done Light-Pesto and Cheese Puff Pastry Appetizers

Pesto and Cheese Puff Pastry Appetizers

I’m loving my herb garden! Oregano, Parsley, Chives, Basil, Thyme, Dill, Coriander and Mint. I’ve always had a black thumb so I’m amazed at how well my Herb Garden is doing so far. I’m actually looking for ways to use it all up. Pesto has become a favorite in this house. My son will grab it […]

Homemade Peanut Butter Granola

Peanut Butter Granola

Homemade Peanut Butter Granola-eat it for breakfast or as a snack Who knew how easy granola was to make? I didn’t. We’ve been trying to find healthier snacks for the kids to take with them to school and for after school. For my youngest, it’s no problem, throw some fruit at her and she’s in […]

Chocolate Dulce de Leche Cake-guest post

Chocolate Cake with Dulce de Leche Frosting

I can not tell you how excited I am today. It’s my Birthday! I’m 21…again! But that’s not why I’m excited. I’m excited because my sweet friend Roxana baked me a cake! Just over casual conversation about these Chocolate Coffee Cupcakes she made for her birthday, I mentioned that my birthday was coming up. A […]

Midnight Mint Chocolate Cupcakes

Midnight Mint Chocolate Cupcakes 12c

Midnight Mint Chocolate Cupcakes-the coffee in the cake and the mint in the icing combine to create a decadent treat. Today I’m Guest posting over at Simply Gourmet for my dear friend Sherron. It’s summer time, and that means summer vacation for most of us at some point. Sherron’s in New York City with her […]

Easy Chocolate Ice Cream

Easy Chocolate Ice Cream-no machine needed!

Easy Chocolate Ice Cream-no machine needed! I didn’t believe ice cream could be good without an Ice Cream maker. I’d seen all these recipes floating around last year. My friend Dorothy at Crazy for Crust even did a round up post of them.  I had to find out for myself. I grew up on machine made […]

Homemade Vanilla

Homemade vanilla-reuse mini wine bottles instead of buying bottles!

Enjoy using Homemade Vanilla in all your favorite recipes for a rich vanilla taste. Also makes a wonderful gift! About a month ago, I saw this post from Cheryl-Tidymom about making Homemade vanilla. It reminded me that I’ve always been meaning to do this. I immediately went on line and ordered my beans. Then I went […]

Dark Chocolate Cream Pie

Dark Chocolate Cream Pie-don't let the lighter color fool you, this pie has all the rich flavor of dark chocolate in a creamy, cool pie!

Dark Chocolate Cream Pie-don’t let the lighter color fool you, this pie has all the rich flavor of dark chocolate in a creamy, cool pie! I have the most amazing readers/fans/followers/friends! And yes I do consider you all my friends. We share stories, we share laughter, we may even share a tear or two. You […]

Root Beer Float Cookies

Root Beer Float Cookies-Bring back memories from childhood in a cookie!

Root Beer Float Cookies-Bring back memories from childhood in a cookie! If I had to choose one type of dessert as a favorite, it would be cookies. Cookies are easy to make and easy to eat. They can feed a crowd. They store well. They always look good. They always create a memory when eaten. […]

Seven Layer Magic Bars

Seven Layer magic Bars-the bar that started all the magic!

Seven Layer magic Bars-the bar that started all the magic! We’re all friends here so I know I can confess my mistakes to you. We’re all going to have a good laugh about this one. I can try to blame this on my dyslexia, which I did have as a kid. Honestly, I had so […]

Ombre Cake with Buttercream Frosting

Vanilla and Chocolate layers come together in this Hombre Cake with Buttercream Frosting inspired by Surprise Inside Cakes

Vanilla and Chocolate layers come together in this Ombre Cake with Buttercream Frosting inspired by Surprise Inside Cakes written by Amanda Rettke of I Am Baker! I have to tell you, I am not a cake decorator. I’ve said it before, many, many times. It’s why you don’t see many decorated cakes on my site. I’ve […]

Loaded Peanut Butter Muddy Buddies Snack Mix

Loaded Peanut Butter Muddy Buddies Snack Mix-with Reeses Pieces and Reeses Peanut Butter Cups your family will eat it up!

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of REESE’S® Brand for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Loaded Peanut Butter Muddy Buddies Snack Mix-with Reeses Pieces and Reeses Peanut Butter Cups your family will eat it up! Family time is so important to me. In my house, we always have dinner together, […]

The best of Chocolate, Chocolate and more 2013

The Best of CCandmore 2013 sm

It’s the end of another year. I’m not a big one for resolutions. I know I’ve got the same ones everyone else has, Eat healthier, exercise more, save a little more money… And I know that I’ll break them all at some point in time. But I do keep trying. That’s the real point of […]

Simple Shortbread with Chocolate Ganache

Simple Shortbread-just a few ingredients and you've got a delicious cookie, perfect to serve with coffee or tea.

Simple Shortbread with Chocolate Ganache-just a few ingredients and you’ve got a delicious cookie, perfect to serve with coffee or tea. Sometimes you need something easy. Something simple. something fast! You might have guests coming or just not a lot of time to spend in the kitchen. You still want something tasty. Something that will […]

Mexican Wedding Cookies

Mexican Wedding cookies

Mexican Wedding Cookies-also called Wedding cakes or Snowballs- Pecans, a few simple ingredients and lots of powdered sugar! These Mexican Wedding Cookies are my hubby’s absolute favorite Christmas Cookie. All year long he looks forward to the holidays when I get my baking turned into high gear. I make candy, and bark, and cookies and […]

Chocolate Applesauce Bundt Cake

Chocolate Applesauce Bundt Cake-using applesauce makes for a delicious, moist cake, no frosting needed.

Chocolate Applesauce Bundt Cake-using applesauce makes for a delicious, moist cake, no frosting needed. I’ve had applesauce cake before. It’s always so moist. with a slight hint of spice in the background. Nothing overwhelming. A really good cake. But I’ve never had a chocolate one. My kids love applesauce. I’ve always got some in the […]

Flourless Chocolate Cake

Flourless Chocolate Cake drizzled with Chocolate Ganache

Flourless Chocolate Cake drizzled with Chocolate Ganache Being a food blogger has lead to some amazing friendships. It’s really not surprising. Food brings people together. No matter what your politics, your religion, your other beliefs, most people can agree on good food. This is especially true of the food blogging community. It doesn’t matter if […]

Thursday’s Treasures 100th Link Party and a giveaway!

Thursday's Treasures features

 Welcome to Thursday’s treasures 100th link Party!!! Can you believe it? Debi started this party off and graciously allowed Christie and I to join in along the way. I’m so glad she did. We wanted to do a little thank you. Just from us girls to you, for coming back every week and sharing your […]