Gifts in a Jar: Mocha Cupcakes. Homemade chocolate cake mix recipe made with coffee make delicious moist mocha cake.
Our Fill the Cookie Jar post was postponed a week to allow more bloggers time to participate. Our June theme is Father's Day so I am serving up these Mocha Butter Cookies for those coffee/chocolate loving dads. Fill the Cookie Jar is the creation of Cynthia over at Feeding Big. Each month a group of… Continue reading Mocha Butter Cookies – Fill the Cookie Jar
Happy National Coffee Day, America!!! Caff-eine Caff-eine Caff-eine YEAH! Perhaps I might have had a little too much before writing this post. But it was only one cup... I am a coffee drinker. Home brewed usually, or at a local coffee shop with friends (I'm too cheap for THE coffee place). Usually just one cup in the… Continue reading Red Eye Gravy plus other Coffee Recipes (and Tasty Tuesdays Link Up Party)
It is the 20th of the month so it is time for the Crazy Ingredient Challenge! A blogger version of Chopped, without anyone actually getting eliminated. We pick two ingredients every month and go our separate ways to create a dish with them - anything goes. This month we have cashews and coffee. Be sure to… Continue reading Cashew Mocha Bars – Crazy Ingredient Challenge
On the first Thursday of the month, I join some other awesome bloggers for a virtual cookie party. We each make a cookie based on a theme and link up our recipes. Scroll to the bottom to see what the other's made for our patriotic/summer theme. I made these super easy Coffee Crisps. How is coffee… Continue reading Coffee Crisps – Fill the Cookie Jar
Today is Irish Coffee Day, and for many of you in frigid temperatures I am sure some spiked creamy coffee sounds pretty tasty right about now. I came over to the site a few hours ago so I could share our recipe on social media (you are following us aren't you?). Oopsy! I quickly realized that… Continue reading Traditional Irish Coffee
Until recently I had never been one for using candy melts. I didn't really care for the taste of the few I had tried. Then I tried some good ones, like Ghirardelli Dark Chocolate. Now I am hooked. They are easy to use and make even the simplest things a special treat: strawberries, bananas, marshmallows,… Continue reading Chocolate Covered Treats
(Warning! This post discusses alcohol and is intended for adults over the legal drinking age in their area) I started getting ready for Thanksgiving and Christmas today by making one of Ma'am's best, most asked for recipes - Kahlua. It is a simple thing to make but you need to make it early and let… Continue reading Homemade Kahlua