Tag Archives: chocolate

Chocolate Covered Frozen Bananas

I remember when I was a kid and dad would take us to Balboa Island. We’d cross on the ferry and drive down the main street. We always stopped at a little window (that’s the way I saw it) and … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies – Gluten Free

What could be better in this cool fall weather than some warm pumpkin cookies and milk?  These are gluten free, but you can use regular baking flour as well. Click here for directions to cooking the pumpkin (fresh is always … Continue reading

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National Cocoa Day

 Yep – there is a National day of celebration for that cup of warm goodness, Cocoa! But don’t confuse hot cocoa with hot chocolate. They aren’t the same! Hot chocolate is made by mixing ground chocolate with milk.  Chocolate contains … Continue reading

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National Donut Day

Created by the Salvation Army in 1938, the first Friday of June has been set aside as National Donut day in honor those that served donuts to the troops during WWI and to raise funds to help those in need … Continue reading

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Mini Cake Bites

Today is the last of the bite sized desserts – for now.  These little cakes are bigger than a bite, but smaller than a cupcake – with giant sized flavor! Here are the recipes for two – Coconut and Chocolate … Continue reading

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Ice Cream Sandwich Bites

Staying with the small bite desserts, how about cookies and ice cream and just a bite or two?  Well then, today’s treat is: How does chocolate and cherry chip sound?  Or chocolate dipped?  Better yet, Peanut Butter and Jelly?  Want … Continue reading

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Mini Parfaits

Small bites are popular these days and for one who is always trying to diet, small desserts are great. I get a bite and then I move on (most of the time). Here are some small bite desserts that taste great, are easy to make and everyone will love! Continue reading

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White Chocolate Covered Strawberries

How about a little Easter treat that’s pretty and tastes good?

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Pizza Week!

This week has been pizza week, with three different pizza ideas.  If you put them together, you could have pizza all day!  Brunch pizza, early dinner pizza and evening dessert pizza!   Each recipe has 10 ingredients or less!

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Chocolate and Raspberry Dessert Pizza

To end the week of pizza, we offer a dessert pizza.  Topped with sweet whipped cream and chocolate, and naturally sweet (and good for you) fresh raspberries.  Dig in and enjoy!  

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