Category Archives: chocolate

magic trick brownies.

i love making apples out of oranges. you take one thing that is amazing by itself and then turn it into something so amazing and so completely different. it is magic. so for my magic trick… this evening, i made … Continue reading

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it is like a chocolate shake

we had a surprise party for my boss. the party (a pot luck) included lots of food and left me with cake crumbs on my mouth. there was an array of fruit trays, veggie trays, quiche, cheese, olives, homemade¬†melitzanosalata with … Continue reading

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i heart pizza

this evening i had the pleasure of my friend the messee’s company. it has been a long time since we have hung out, so it was completely worthy of pizza celebration. in honor of her, i wanted to create a … Continue reading

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i love leftovers

tonight was a creative night in the kitchen. after last night’s football feast, i have a fridge full of left overs (it is a beautiful sight). my game plan is to use everything i typically don’t use first. good plan? … Continue reading

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the super bowl of queso

is there any thing more¬†quintessentially¬†american than the super bowl? husband and i are not football fans, but we are food fans and any excuse for me to be in the kitchen to make good food and to eat the delicious … Continue reading

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snow day pizza

today was a snow day and it was wonderful. not only did i get to see actual snow on texas dirt for the first time in 26 years, i also made pizza. and to celebrate, i made one of my … Continue reading

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cheese & chocolate

it was sunday fun day in the home scratch cookin’ kitchen. the purpose of fun day is to celebrate with new, to make make something i have never made before or use an ingredient i have never used. today i … Continue reading

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