Category Archives: Chocolate

Healthy Chicken Mole

I vaguely remember one sentence (and perhaps only one) from one of college papers. It read something along the lines of: “Cinco de Mayo has become Cinco de Drinko.” Granted, I was a sociology and Spanish major very interested in … Continue reading

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The BEST Chocolate Chip Cookies

A good, no a GREAT chocolate chip cookie is possibly my favorite baked indulgence in the entire world. But, it has to be truly exquisite. I’m a fan of the crunch. For those of you who know me, I’m always … Continue reading

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Black Bean Brownies: Shhhh!

I talk the talk, but sometimes I just really don’t walk the walk. Take running, for example. I’d really like to become a runner. It seems like a great idea! When it’s nice out, what could be better than to … Continue reading

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Sauce

Oh happiness. Happiness can come in many forms. A new job (yipee!), a joke (What did zero say to eight? “I like your belt!”), a sneaky “I love you!” written on someone’s (guess whose?) very thorough To-Do List, a hug, … Continue reading

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Decadent Mocha Cookies

When I started the Scholastic Book Clubs Facebook Page, Bob was one of our first fans. I was new to Ben’s family at the time. But yet,  here was Bob: one of the first 5 supporting fans to the page … Continue reading

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Double Chocolate Almond Biscotti

It was a big day in our household yesterday. My mother-in-law was officially promoted. What, you may ask? Why do I care? Well, because I said so! My mother-in-law is now ruling the world of Rheumatology (is everyone getting enough … Continue reading

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