Category Archives: Chocolate

Flourless Blender Brownies

Ooey gooey blender brownies – 5 minutes to mix up and loaded with a secret healthy ingredient! How easy is that? (You won’t feel too guilty feeding these to your crowd.) Okay, so if chocolate is actually a vegetable then … Continue reading

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Cioccolata Calda – the Italian Hot Chocolate I Fell in Love with on our Trip to Italy

One sip of Italian hot chocolate – Cioccolata Calda – and you will be having a MOMENT. The world will slip away as you indulge in this thick, rich, dark, liquid velvet in a cup. Italy is so easy to … Continue reading

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No-Bake Cherry Coconut Bars – a Delightful Use for Evans Cherries

Tangy, creamy, chocolate-covered and bursting with fruit flavour, no-bake Sour Cherry Bars are a decadent treat and a great way to use tart,  juicy Evans cherries. (Plus you’d never guess they’re made with healthy ingredients!) Every year I play Russian … Continue reading

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Chocolate Bark or Mendiants – Take Your Pick

Take chocolate bark to new gourmet heights by adding a wide array of tempting toppings, from fun and spunky, to healthy hippy, to irresistibly exotic. What is it about chocolate that makes it such a universally beloved food? No matter … Continue reading

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No Bake Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies a.k.a. ‘Haystacks’

Classic haystacks – those delectable no bake chocolate oatmeal cookies from your childhood (with some new tricks to make them foolproof).     Raise your hand if haystacks were a regular occurrence in your childhood lunchboxes – I mean the … Continue reading

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