Fudge Pudding Cake

This deliciously rich Fudge Pudding Cake creates its own chocolate sauce, right in the pan while it bakes. Think of a warm cobbler, only chocolate. You are going to love this dessert, and your family will be asking for it again, and again.  Get the recipe HERE...more

The Easiest, Quickest, Most Delicious Way Ever To Gain Five Pounds, Guaranteed: The Series

I live in Costa Rica. As a cook, indeed there are a few challenges here; but nothing that cannot be overcome with a bit of creativity....more

Chocolate Brownie Cookies

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White Chocolate, Coconut and Raspberry Roulade

WHITE CHOCOLATE, RASPBERRY AND COCONUT ROULADEWe all know that white chocolate and raspberry is one of the best flavour combinations… Well how about throw a little coconut in there and roll it all up into one big tasty log ...more

Speckled Toffee Cake

Speckled Toffee Cake...more

Chocolate Coconut Baked Oatmeal

Mornings. I love them! Or should I say, I love mornings in my apartment. Getting out the door and actually getting to the office by 8:30, that's another story. No matter how early I wake up, I can't seem to leave on time. My husband calls me Lady Dilly from the Land of Dally. What can I say, that old episode of I Love Lucy was just too good a deal to turn down. ...more

Balcony Fresh Truffles

Just like how they’d look if a pig sniffed ’em out of the earth, no?...more

Oh My Reese's Cupcakes

Oh My Reese's Cupcakes...more

Chocolate and Chinese Fivespice Cookies

Do not be put off by this weird sounding flavour combination! Seriously, give it a go, it is AWESOME! They remind me so much of Christmas, and not just because one of my little men is wearing a scarf (middle, left, cool eh.) ...more