RECIPE: Bailey's Chocolate Pudding

RECIPE: Bailey’s Chocolate Pudding

Would you believe me if I told you this Bailey’s Chocolate Pudding was originally going to be a fudge recipe?  It’s true. When I recently developed my Bailey’s Walnut Bark recipe, I thought, “Wow, this has a...

RECIPE: Irish Chocolate

RECIPE: Irish Chocolate

I’m having a lot of fun with this chocolate and alcohol kick I’ve been on lately, here and here.  It’s fun to try new recipes I’ve come across or to create my own. Today, I decided to...

RECIPE: The Drunken Chocoholic

RECIPE: The Drunken Chocoholic

Wodka and Chwocowate. Noooo!  I’m swarwy, I mean…  Vodka and chocolate! Whew!  You’ll have to excuse me, I’ve been “sampling” my latest recipe here – The Drunken Chocoholic. 🙂 Individually, Vodka and chocolate are truly things of...

Merry Christmas! I made you a Chocolate Gingerbread House!

Merry Christmas & A Chocolate Gingerbread House For You!

Merry Christmas!  I made you a Chocolate Gingerbread House! 🙂 Of course, it has lots of chocolates – M & Ms, Hershey’s Bars, Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups and chocolate NECCO wafers. And more Hershey’s Bars, chocolate chips...

RECIPE: Reindeer Poop

RECIPE: Reindeer Poop

I have a twisted sense of humor.  Very twisted.  Most things I find funny, others don’t.  I think their problem is they aren’t visual enough.  Gotta fart jokes?  Bring ’em on!  Have a whoopee cushion?  Let me...

RECIPE: Blarney Balls

RECIPE: Blarney Balls

I’ve been on a bit of a Bailey’s kick lately.  It’s safe to say Bailey’s is my absolute favorite form of alcohol.  It has a definite booze kick (40% alcohol!), yet it’s sweet and smooth.  While I’m...

INTERVIEW: 'Next Great Baker' Contestant Gretel-Ann Fischer

INTERVIEW: ‘Next Great Baker’ Contestant Gretel-Ann Fischer

Meet Gretel-Ann Fischer, a culinary artist and owner of Cupp’s Café and Bakery in Winooski, Vermont.  Gretel-Ann is among several lucky contestants participating in TLC’s Next Great Baker. It’s no secret Season 3 of Next Great Baker...

RECIPE: S'mores Bars

RECIPE: S’mores Bars

Who says you need a campfire to enjoy s’mores?  Well, you don’t with this super quick and easy S’mores Bars recipe. I love campfires.  The glowing flames, the crackling and popping sounds and the wonderful heat from...

RECIPE: Mexican Hot Chocolate

RECIPE: Mexican Hot Chocolate

A couple weeks ago I set a new goal for myself – try one new meal recipe and one new dessert recipe each week.  For the desserts, so far I’ve experimented with Bailey’s.  They turned out great!...