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Sea Salt & Cacao Nib Brownies (+ Brownie Sundaes with Whiskey Pepper Chocolate Magic Shell)

Sea Salt & Cacao Nib Brownies (+ Brownie Sundaes with Whiskey Pepper Chocolate Magic Shell)

Summer, my friends, calls for ice cream. Of all sorts, shapes, sizes, methods of delivery. Shakes, malts, cones, sandwiches, cakes, dip cones. And the ultimate: the sundae. In my mind, the ice cream cake is a close second, but the sundae reigns supreme ’cause you […]

Dark Chocolate, Cherry and Almond Energy Truffles

Dark Chocolate, Cherry and Almond Energy Truffles

If you’re a fan of sesame and cashew, those bars are for you! They are vegan, full of crunch, fiber and healthy fats to keep you going! And, we may or may have not enjoyed some coconut ice cream on a few of these bars this past […]

Blueberry Chia “Jam” Bars

Blueberry Chia “Jam” Bars

Well, it is sleeting here in Madison. Our deck is covered with ice. My plans to do my 7 mile long run this morning are out the window. I am comforting myself with a nice pot of french press, and some toast with peanut butter […]

corona blondies

corona blondies

I’ve always considered myself to be someone who follows the rules. I mean the important ones. I’m totally OK with ripping the tags off of my pillows and wearing gobs of white after Labor Day. But the important ones, yes. I guess that’s just how I […]

black bean brownies

black bean brownies

You’re going to be seeing a lot of hearts this week.Probably some red garments. Quite a bit of chocolate. A fair number of roses. Possibly a few people saying ‘He went to Jared!’ and singing ‘Every kiss begins with Kay…’ Ew. You’re also going to need […]

chocolate-dipped agave bars

chocolate-dipped agave bars

Not a lot of words today. Just a few pictures. Pictures telling the story of a clumsy batch of Agave Nut Bars that tripped and fell into some melted chocolate. Really? Be more careful, lil’ Agave Nut Bars! What if you’d fallen into a pot […]

pinto bean blondies

pinto bean blondies

Who’s the official wackypants in your family? I know you have one – I’m pretty sure it’s a rule of nature. You know who I’m talking about:  that uncle, cousin, sibling, what have you that shows up to family functions wearing a pirate costume and speaking […]

chocolate chunk coffee cake bars

chocolate chunk coffee cake bars

The Olympics are here! The Olympics are here! Will you be watching? Will you be cheering? Will you be reenacting your favorite medal moments? Reliving the winning moves from my events of choice is a critical part of my personal Olympic viewing. Most years these performances […]

Apricot, Coconut & Olive Oil Bars

Apricot, Coconut & Olive Oil Bars

While February has come and is mostly gone, I am sure most of us are still craving something sweet that is not so much a holiday cookie (ahem, raise your hand if you still have a few in your freezer….), but is equally as satisfying […]

Simple Cacao (or Cocoa) Oat & Date Bars

Simple Cacao (or Cocoa) Oat & Date Bars

So, here we go! I am taking off today to visit my sister in California! I can’t wait to get out of the cold WI weather, and to hopefully soak in some sunshine! Either way, I am really looking forward to seeing my sister and […]