Toasted Coconut Banana Truffles

Girl Scout cookies are my absolute weakness. Samoas especially. There’s never been a better marriage made than that between toasted caramel and chocolate. And samoas boast both flavors, with the addition of a crunchy cookie and caramel sweetness. They almost make the 140 calories per serving worth it. Almost. Because I know that when it…

Dark Chocolate Sea Salt Pumpkin Seeds

Roasted, salty pumpkin seeds enrobed in decadent melted dark chocolate. You’ve heard of chocolate-covered cherries, chocolate-covered peanuts, and chocolate-covered strawberries. Well, prepare yourself for chocolate-covered pumpkin seeds! Have you ever found yourself in a pinch before a holiday party? Well, no longer will you have to run out to the store last-minute to buy a…

Decadent Chocolate Dessert Crêpes

This summer I discovered my inspiration. The ultimate chef, who was famous for her delectable French recipes and tendency to drop things in the kitchen (I can relate). Julia Child Every summer I travel up north to my aunt’s house to participate in a week-long jamming and pickling frenzy! My aunt has a beautiful, luscious…

Chocolate Lava Cookies

Are you a fan of surprises? I most definitely am. Well, as long as they’re good surprises. And especially if they’re surprises involving food! This recipe holds the best surprise of them all: melted chocolate on the inside. You pick up the dark chocolate cookie and think: “Hm, this looks like it could be yummy.”…

No Bake Brownie Bites

Getting back on the healthy train after having fallen off is by far one of the hardest things you’ll ever have to do. I know this first hand. Over the past few weeks, I’ve done nothing but study for exams, procrastinate, stress-bake, and… avoid exercising. I’ve also found excuses to “reward myself” with food (mainly…

Sweet & Salty Caramel Blondies

These blondies are the perfect combination of sweet and salty! When I first began creating this recipe, I decided that there were a few things I definitely wanted to include. First: pretzels. I know including pretzels in a blondie recipe is certainly unique (to say the least), but I figured that chocolate-covered pretzels work so…

Deep Dish Dark Chocolate Chunk Cookie for One

Do you remember your Senior Prom? This past Friday was my prom, and while Junior year I spent weeks obsessing over what dress I would where, where my friends and I would go for dinner, and how I would do my hair, this year I figured out my hairstyle the day of and didn’t even…