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Mocha Mousse

Mocha Mousse Are you ready to try your hand at a classic? My Mocha Mousse is the perfect place to begin! Classic mousse is made with beaten egg whites, egg yolk, sugar, coffee, and milk chocolate. Mention chocolate and coffee in the same sentence? I’m IN. If you need a special dessert for Thanksgiving, Christmas, …

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Fauxstess Checkerboard Marble Cake

Checkerboard Marble Cake

Checkerboard Marble Cake is such a cute and fun cake to make for someone who, like me, cannot decide between chocolate and vanilla. Checkerboard Marble Cake Last weekend I got the baking bug, and I spent the day in the kitchen baking and cooking. I’ve been dying to try one of these checkerboard cakes since I …

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Marble Pound Cake

Homemade Marble Pound Cake

Homemade marble pound cake is a great, dense, made-from-scratch cake that’ll take care of both your chocolate and vanilla cravings all at once.  This is a great base for an ice cream sundae, to be cubed up into a trifle, or just served with some chocolate on top. This post first appeared over on Chocolate, …

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Chocolate Chip Zucchini Bread

Chocolate Chip Zucchini Bread

Chocolate Chip Zucchini Bread is a great fall treat that everyone will adore! Chocolate Chip Zucchini Bread It’s less than a month until Christmas, you guys. LESS THAN A MONTH. Do you even know how many presents I have left to buy? All of them. For like 20 people. Hold me. As much as I …

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Caramel Filled Brownies are made from scratch, require no mixer, and are the perfect balance between a fudgey and cakey brownie.

Caramel Filled Brownies

These caramel filled brownies did not disappoint. I didn’t even have to break out my mixer to make them. Caramel Filled Brownies One thing I’ve found with brownies is this – the better the chocolate the better the brownie. You might be tempted to scrimp and use any old chocolate for this kind of baking, …

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Chocolate Sour Cream Coffee Cake is going to be your new favorite coffee cake. Its sweet enough for dessert, but totally appropriate for brunch too. Or so I tell myself.

Chocolate Sour Cream Coffee Cake

Chocolate Sour Cream Coffee cake is made-from-scratch baking at its finest. Throw this coffee cake together in an hour, and suddenly you have dessert! Or brunch. Or breakfast. This moist and tender cake is good pretty much any time of the day.   Chocolate Sour Cream Coffee Cake Did you guys know that coffee cake doesn’t …

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Browned Butter Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars - its a mouthful, but in such a great way!

Chewy Chocolate Oatmeal Bars

These chewy cookie bars are SO easy to toss together, and I totally found my new favorite quick dessert for a crowd, get-together, pot luck, or last-minute school function.  Chewy Chocolate Oatmeal Bars I have to just get it out there right away. All credit for these goes directly to Buns in My Oven and …

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Quadruple Chocolate Birthday Cake

Quadruple Chocolate Birthday Cake

Quadruple Chocolate Birthday Cake is going to satisfy all of your chocolate cravings, without going too crazy overboard on the sweet scale. This is one of the most requested birthday cakes in my house! Quadruple Chocolate Birthday Cake We had our 4th and final birthday party of the summer to last week. Last week also marked …

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Chocolate Caramel Hazelnut Treasures

Chocolate Hazelnut Caramel Treasures

Chocolate Hazelnut Caramel Treasures are one of my favorite thumbprint cookies. These need to be on your Christmas cookie rotation every year.   Chocolate Hazelnut Caramel Treasures It is almost CHRISTMAS!!! 22 days left, and that means it is time to start planning that holiday baking marathon. These little beauties were actually from last year, …

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Homemade Hostess Cupcakes

Homemade Hostess Cupcakes are one of the most popular recipes on my site. They are also one of the biggest hits with my family as well. It is always a special treat when I make these little beauties! Homemade Hostess Cupcakes Once upon a time, a few restaurants ago, I used to make some desserts for …

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Big-Batch Brownies

These rich chocolately Big-Batch Brownies are just what you need for your next big barbecue, potluck, or holiday party. They are a perfect middle-ground in the whole “cakey or fudgy” debate. Big-Batch Brownies I LOVE brownies. I don’t even really like chocolate in the way that you are supposed to when you are…a woman, but ¯\_(ツ)_/¯. I’ve …

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Chocolate Cream Pie Recipe

Chocolate Cream Pie is a fantastic, made-from-scratch pie with no pudding mixes. The homemade custard is creamy and rich, and once you taste it you’ll never go back to the other kind. Chocolate Cream Pie Recipe I was going to wait until tomorrow to share this chocolate cream pie recipe with you guys, but due …

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