chocolate

Chocolate Dipped Almond Cookies and Santa’s Milk Drive

by heidi December 11, 2014
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This whole thing started with my wish to teach my 10 year old daughter a little bit about the true spirit of Christmas. To reinforce to her and her friends that it’s better to give than to receive. And I have to say, my wish was granted in spades. My […]

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Swirled Mascarpone Brownies with Hazelnuts

by heidi May 7, 2014
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Me and my mom. The love of chocolate runs in our DNA. Maybe she passed her love of the cacao to me through her umbilical cord. Or maybe she transferred her chocolate loving cravings to me with each chocolate shake we’d get at Arctic Circle with a side of burgers […]

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Crushing on Ashley McLaughlin of Edible Perspective and Boston Cream Doughnuts Plus a Giveaway

by Hayley Putnam March 24, 2014
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Ashley McLaughlin started her blog Edible Perspective in 2009, out of sheer boredom. She knew nothing about photography and not much more about cooking. Now she’s a food blogging cookbook author and knows a thing or two about these gluten-free Boston Cream Doughnuts. Why? Because she created them. And you could […]

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Double Chocolate Chip Cookie Ice Cream Sandwiches

by heidi March 5, 2014
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So here’s a question for you. When you were a kid, why did savory foods always get segregated from one another and how come it never was—and still isn’t—the case with sweets? Remember when you didn’t like your food to touch each other? How the lunch room divided trays were […]

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Chocolate Pasta with Gorgonzola Cream Sauce and 10 Romantic Pasta Dishes

by heidi February 13, 2014
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Most gals yearn for chocolate. Put me in the “yes” category on that one. Romantic dinner for two? The occasion definitely calls for pasta. Combine these two ingredients for a romantic Valentine’s Day and wha-la! Chocolate Pasta with Gorgonzola Cream Sauce. Chocolate pasta? Say what? Did you do a double […]

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