n-Layer Brownies

Ingredients 6 ounces (1 cup) bittersweet chocolate 1/2 cup unsalted butter 1 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 cup granulated sugar 2 large eggs 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1 & 1/2 to 2 cups assorted toppings – chocolate chips, peanut butter chips, chopped nuts, coconut, toffee bits, etc. 1/2 cup […]

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Sun-Dried Tomato and Spinach Torta

Ingredients 4 (8-ounce) packages cream cheese, softened 1 1/2 cups grated parmesan cheese 3/4 cup crumbled feta cheese 2 cloves garlic, grated on a micro-plane 1 cup frozen spinach, thawed and squeezed dry 1 cup chopped sun-dried tomatoes packed in oil, plus a few extra for garnish 1 cup toasted pine nuts 1/2 cup basil […]

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Homemade Salsa

photo credit: inspiredginger.com Ingredients: 1 can (28 oz.) Whole Tomatoes with Juice 2 cans (10 oz.) Rotel (diced tomatoes and green chilies) 1/4 cup chopped onion 1 clove garlic minced 1 whole Jalapeno, quartered and diced 1/4 tsp. sugar 1/4 tsp. salt 1/4 tsp. ground cumin 1/2 cup Cilantro See Full Instructions on www.inspiredginger.com

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Dark Chocolate Caramel Cream Puffs

photo credit: marthastewart.com INGREDIENTS 1 cup water 1/2 cup butter 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 cup all-purpose flour 4 eggs 3/4 cup heavy or whipping cream 1 10-ounce package Ghirardelli® 60% Cacao Bittersweet Chocolate Baking Chips plus additional 1/2 cup for chocolate drizzle 1/2 cup prepared caramel topping 1/2 cup Ghirardelli 60% Cacao Bittersweet Chocolate Baking […]

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Chocolate-Pecan Tart

For all of you who like to get ahead of the game, this is a great pie for making in advance. You can store it for a couple of days in the refrigerator. Then, just set it out at room temperature for a bit before serving. photo credit: bakeorbreak.com Ingredients For the crust: 1 & […]

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Bacon and Avocado Macaroni Salad

A simple macaroni salad loaded with fresh avocado and applewood smoked bacon tossed in a lemon-thyme dressing. photo credit: damndelicious.net INGREDIENTS 12 ounces elbows pasta 5 slices bacon, diced 2 avocados, halved, seeded, peeled and diced Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste 2 teaspoons fresh thyme leaves, for garnish See Full Recipe […]

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Easy Pizza Roll-Ups Recipe

A new twist on pizza night, super easy, yummy Pizza Roll-ups! For lunch, dinner, pizza night, parties, anytime is a good time for pizza! photo credit: LIFEonPRINT via sweeptight.com Ingredients 1- package premade Pizza Dough (would also be delish with freezer bread dough! Rhodes Bake and Serve would be perfect) 1- jar spaghetti or pizza sauce […]

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Raw Vegan Burrito Wraps

photo credit: skinnylimits.com Taco meat: ¼ cup each of sunflower seeds and walnuts Cumin, coriander and chili powder, as desired ¾ teaspoon almond oil Salt, to taste Zucchini tomato cheeze: ½ yellow zucchini 1 tablespoon sun-dried tomatoes (I use a kind stored in olive oil) 1 tablespoon tahini 1 teaspoon Braggs liquid aminos (or use […]

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S’more Cupcakes

photo credit: dassant.com Ingredients For Cupcake: Full box Chocolate Cake Mix 2 large eggs 1/3 cup vegetable oil 3/4 cup water 1 cup mini marshmallows For Topping: Store bought vanilla frosting 1 cup graham cracker crumbs 1 cup mini marshmallows 1 large chocolate bar 1/2 cup chocolate syrup See Full Recipe Instructions on dassant.com

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Banana and Peanut Butter Waffle Sammich

photo credit: cookingwithmykid.com Ingredients: whole wheat waffle mix 1 banana, sliced into 1/2 inch circles 2 tablespoons creamy peanut butter cooking spray (for waffle iron) See Full Recipe Instructions on cookingwithmykid.com

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