King Size Brookie - half brownie, half cookie, baked in a cast iron skillet. Doubly delicious chocolate dessert.

King Size Brookie – Fill the Cookie Jar

It is time to Fill the Cookie Jar again! This month the FTCJ Bloggers have a patriotic theme to our cookies, so be sure to scroll to the bottom of the post to see what they brought to the virtual cookie exchange. My contribution is this King Size Brookie: half brownie, half chocolate chip cookie.… Continue reading King Size Brookie – Fill the Cookie Jar

10 of my favorite chocolate recipes -
Breads, Breakfast, Desserts

International Chocolate Day

The powers that be have decreed that today is International Chocolate Day! An excuse to eat chocolate and an idea for a blog topic? I am not complaining. So here for your drooling pleasure are 10 of my favorite chocolate recipes. Almond Toffee Bars Baked Chocolate Donuts Bread Pudding Black Bean Coconut Brownies Chocolate Caramel… Continue reading International Chocolate Day

Black Bean Coconut Brownies - Gluten Free Brownies made with black beans, coconut and chocolate chips. No flour!

Black Bean Coconut Brownies

When I saw this recipe from the Roasted Root on Pinterest all I could think was I'd better not tell anyone what is in them until they try them. Most people will look at the ingredient list and be disgusted. Black beans, coffee grounds and balsamic vinegar. Definitely high "eewww!" potential.   I've made a chocolate breakfast cookie… Continue reading Black Bean Coconut Brownies