Chocolate

Dark Chocolate Raspberry Almond Butter Cups

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I have a thing for raspberries paired with chocolate . . . it’s just a match made in a heaven.  So when I received a Power AirFryer Oven to play with I decided to answer a craving for raspberry chocolate by using the oven’s dehydrating function to make some Dark Chocolate Raspberry Almond Butter Cups.  […]

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Berry Fudgy Chocolate Cupcakes—Merry Christmas!

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The countdown is on at our house!  My parents are flying in to Salt Lake City tonight, and my brother tomorrow night.  We’re spending time with extended family tomorrow afternoon, and then my family and my in-laws are all coming over for Christmas Eve dinner.  I love getting to be with everyone for the holidays, […]

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Dark Side Chocolate Truffle Pie

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Excitement is running high at our house.  We are huge Star Wars fans at our house and are really looking forward to the new movie coming out next week.  What better way to celebrate than with pie?  So I whipped up a pie inspired by a character we all love to hate: Darth Vader.  I […]

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Chocolate Chip Pecan Brownie Pie—Happy Pi(e) Day!

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It’s Pi(e) Day, one of my favorite days of the year!  Please tell me that you’re celebrating?  I whipped up a version of a pecan pie for our celebrations today using a combination that has been swirling around in my head for months—a chocolate almond crust that gets brownie-like as it soaks up some of […]

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Multiply Goodness With Chocolate Cranberry Pecan Granola

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I am super excited to share a new project I’m working on.  I am on a team of writers behind a new endeavor, Multiply Goodness.  Multiply Goodness is a website dedicated to celebrating and sharing the good in the world and helping to lift each other up.  The stated mission is “to unite like-minded believers in […]

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Chocolate Pots de Crème on KSL Studio 5

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Yesterday I made a trip to KSL Television in downtown Salt Lake City to film another cooking segment for Studio 5.  I made my recipe for chocolate pots de crème, which I posted last month.  The episode aired today, so I thought I would share the link to my segment if anyone is interested in […]

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Paleo Chocolate Silk Pie

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If you had told me 6 months ago that a chocolate dessert that was free of gluten, dairy, and refined sugars could be as decadent as its gluten, dairy, and refined sugar full counterpart, I would have politely nodded and totally not have believed you.  But in the past few months I have taken my preconceived […]

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Chocolate Pots de Crème

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I keep thinking that spring has arrived here in Utah, and then the weather will turn and we’ll get a new layer of snow on the ground.  Mother Nature is such a tease.  I’ve been watching the new issues of magazines show up on the newsstands, taunting me with spring flowers, and spring inspired dishes, […]

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Crio Brü Gift Box Giveaway

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I’m very excited about the special giveaway I’ve got for you today! I have an almost daily habit of brewing up a cup of Crio Brü for myself in the morning.  (I’ve written about Crio Brü before: here, here and here.)  Crio Brü is a brewed drink made from 100% premium roasted cocoa beans.  Those who […]

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Chocolate Chess Pie (with a Chocolate Almond Crust!)

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This post is brought to you by Davidson’s Safest Choice Eggs. I must be missing Memphis, because lately I’ve been craving all of the Southern foods I fell in love with when we lived there—collared greens, pulled pork, banana pudding . . . you name it, and I’ve been craving it.  Thankfully I’ll be making […]

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