Double Dark Chocolate Cookies Recipe

Double Dark Chocolate Cookies

For a while I’ve been wanting to adjust the recipe I use for chocolate skillet brownies, to make cookies. I finally got around to it this week, and couldn’t be more convinced that procrastination is a very bad thing. What was I waiting for? They turned out excellent! A solid chocolate-y win. The molasses of the dark brown sugar combines with the dark chocolate for a scrumptious cookie, with just the right hint of salt to balance the sweetness. They’re chewy and crunchy at the same time. And straight out of the oven? My, oh my …

Mexican Dipping Chocolate


    Check out this super simple Mexican dipping chocolate recipe I found over at Tasty Kitchen called The Ultimate Mexican Hot Chocolate. Other than hunting down some Mexican chocolate and masa harina (I found at my local grocery), it’s easy peasy.

Roasted Asparagus


Asparagus isn’t something we eat often, but I always feel compelled to grab a bunch when they show up at the grocery this time of year, standing upright, as if at attention waiting for someone to notice them. I did notice and brought home a small bunch for roasting. Roasting accentuates vegetable’s flavors in a way other techniques just don’t. And the aromas that waft through are just wonderful, the best air fresheners in my book.

Homemade Cheese Crackers


Last week I had the best time playing in the kitchen with these little cheese crackers. The recipe was submitted over at Tasty Kitchen and so I thought I’d put aside my apprehensions about making homemade cheese crackers and give it a try.

Lemon Cream Granola Parfaits


If you’re looking for a fresh summer dessert or snack recipe, here’s one you should try, Lemon Cream Granola Parfaits over at Tasty Kitchen. Recently I made a batch of Lemon Cream from a recipe discovered over at Tasty Kitchen, which paired perfectly with berries, topped with Great Granola, also found over at Tasty Kitchen too.

Yellow Butter Cake with Malted Chocolate Buttercream Frosting


This is a basic yellow cake topped with a splendid malted chocolate buttercream frosting. Chocolate Malt Frosting? Surely that will help kids everywhere push through one more month of standing in single file?

Botany Bay


The coast during the winter is beautiful. The colors are so serene, with soothing tones, and often a crispness in the air that you don’t get around here in South Carolina during the summer. As I was glancing through our travel photos, I ran across these photos I posted when I wrote about Botany Bay last year.

Introducing Go Savor


Hey friends! The past few weeks I’ve been working on a new project. It’s called Go Savor.™ Some of you may have already checked it out, but for those who haven’t heard about it, I wanted to mention it, and explain a tad bit about it too. Go Savor ™ is a new culinary site,… 

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A Handy Dandy Photography Tip


  Pin It Today, I wanted to share a quick photo tip. Please note, I’m not a professional. I’m learning as I go, just like many of you. Some things work. And some just don’t. But the little handy dandy tip I’m about to share works like a charm for me, time and time again…. 

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