Gingerbread Fudge #ChristmasWeek #Giveaway

Mini Gingerbread Fudge | Amazing gingerbread fudge shaped like tiny gingerbread men. This fudge recipe has become my favourite of all time. It is bursting with flavour!

Amazing gingerbread fudge shaped like tiny gingerbread men. This fudge recipe has become my favourite of all time. It is bursting with flavour! Welcome to Day Five of Christmas Week. This event is hosted by Kim of Cravings of a Lunatic and Susan of The Girl in the Little Red Kitchen. We hope to inspire you to break out those holiday sprinkles and get your bake on! Today is our  last day to celebrate Christmas Week. I'm so bummed it's over. It flew by way too fast. Although my waistband … [Read more...]

Pretzel Bark with Peppermint | KitchenAid Stand Mixer Giveaway

Pretzel Bark with Peppermint | This Bark is sure to be a hit with your family and friends. Layered with pretzels, two kinds of chocolate, then topped with broken pieces of peppermint.

This Bark is sure to be a hit with your family and friends. Layered with pretzels,  two kinds of chocolate, then topped with broken pieces of peppermint. I love bark. I think by now you realize it's gone well past like, and perhaps entered into obsession. It's okay. I'm cool with bark stalker status. I made some Chocolate Peppermint Bark recently and people seem to be digging it. When I was making that one I was also making this one. Because making one kind of bark is for sissies. Once I … [Read more...]

Chocolate Caramel Pecan Candies aka Turtles | Huawei Ascend Mate 2

Chocolate Caramel Pecan Candies | Toasted pecans topped with melted caramels, then layered with two kinds of chocolates. Very similar to Turtles only they use white chocolate as well! Absolutely addictive!

Toasted pecans topped with melted caramels, then layered with two kinds of chocolates. Very similar to Turtles only they use white chocolate as well as milk!  This is a sponsored post on behalf of Huawei Mobile Devices USA. More details at the bottom of this post.  There are two things in the world I love the most. Well, maybe three, but for the purposes of this post we'll focus on two of them. I love Turtles Candies and I love electronics. Why do I love Turtles Candies? If you have … [Read more...]

Chocolate Peppermint Bark

Chocolate Peppermint Bark | Super easy to make, this bark is ready in minutes. Layer some chocolate, toss some peppermint on top and it's perfection!

Super easy to make, this bark is ready in minutes. Layer some chocolate, toss some peppermint on top and it's perfection! I seriously heart chocolate bark. If you read my blog semi-regularly you probably already know that. If you're new here, "hi my name is Kim and I'm addicted to chocolate bark". My thought is it goes back to my childhood, as most food related memories do. My dad loved almond bark, he used to just go crazy for it. We would all buy him some every year for the … [Read more...]

Homemade Snickers Cheesecake Bars

Snickers Cheesecake Bars by Cravings of a Lunatic | These Snickers Bars are layered with chocolate, cheesecake filling, caramel, peanuts and more chocolate. It's sheer perfection.

These Snickers Bars are layered with chocolate, cheesecake filling, caramel, peanuts and more chocolate. It's sheer perfection.  I love chocolate. I love cheesecake. I love caramel. I love peanuts. I love more chocolate. Most of all I love Snickers Bars. If we have any Snickers in the house they never last long. It's one of my favourite chocolate bars. Since I was young. So I've loved them for a LONG time.  So when I was baking the other day I decided to make … [Read more...]

Easy Monster Fudge

Halloween Monster Fudge | Easy microwave fudge swirled with fun colours, topped with icing and transformed into cute little monsters!

Easy microwave fudge swirled with fun colours, topped with icing and transformed into cute little monsters! I'm a bad food blogger. I have yet to jump on the Halloween bandwagon this year. Until today. So I figured if you're going to do a thing, do it just a little bit different. I opted not to use orange or black for the fudge. Instead I went with bright colours. You could do this with orange, or with black. Whatever floats your Halloween boat. I just like cute colours. It's the girl … [Read more...]

Peanut Butter and Chocolate Bark with Reese’s Pieces: Food Fanatic

Peanut Butter and Chocolate Bark with Reese's Pieces | There is something about peanut butter combined with chocolate that makes perfect sense. Toss some Reese's Pieces into the mix and it's sheer perfection!

There is something about peanut butter combined with chocolate that makes perfect sense. Toss some Reese's Pieces into the mix and its sheer perfection! I seriously love bark. I am completely obsessed with bark. I cannot get enough bark. I suppose everyone has their weaknesses. Mine is definitely chocolate. So much so that I contribute as a Chocolate Fanatic over at Food Fanatic. I love being their Chocolate Fanatic. It could not possibly be a better fit for me. Especially when I get to … [Read more...]

Chocolate & Peanut Butter Bark

Chocolate Peanut Butter Bark with Skor Bits- This easy to make Chocolate and Peanut Butter Bark is a real crowd pleaser. The chocolates are marbled together then topped with Skor Bits.

This easy to make Chocolate and Peanut Butter Bark is a real crowd pleaser. The chocolates are marbled together then topped with Skor Bits.  This is pure chocolate and peanut butter heaven, with little nuggets of toffee on top. If you like the combination of peanut butter and chocolate this recipe is for you. If you like easy recipes this is also for you. This one take just a few minutes to make. The downside is it only takes a few minutes to devour as well. So make a lot. Then regroup, and … [Read more...]

Marble Bark with Pistachios and Fleur de Sel

Marble Bark with Pistachios and Fleur de Sel | Ridiculously easy to make, seriously addictive to nosh on!

This marble bark is so simple to make. It has chopped pistachios tossed in it, then topped with fleur de sel. Everyone you share it with will think you spent hours on this recipe. It will be our little secret it only takes minutes to make! If you are a regular reader you know how much I adore chocolate. I have a whole category devoted to chocolate recipes. That is how deep my love for chocolate goes. So it seemed like a great idea to me to join the Food Fanatic team as one of their … [Read more...]

Mendiant: Traditional and Non-traditional

Mendiant | These little chocolates are super easy to make, and you can jazz them up any way you like.

These little chocolates are super easy to make, and you can jazz them up any way you like. Make traditional Mendiant, or non-traditional. Just have fun with it! Today we are celebrating Bastille Day. Our little Holiday Food Party Group loves to whoop it up for holidays. I have to admit I wanted to go all out and make Dacquoise, or Rissoles. But it's ten gazillion degrees out and I refuse to turn on my oven. It's just too darn hot. So I made Mendiant.  It's easy to make, you can opt … [Read more...]

Cake Batter Fudge

Cake Batter Fudge | Cravings of a Lunatic | Perfect microwave fudge that will be a hit with all your friends and family!

Perfect microwave fudge that will be a hit with all your friends and family this holiday season! Welcome to Day #5 of Christmas Week, a multi-blogger event co-hosted by Kim of Cravings of a Lunatic and Jen from Juanita's Cocina! Each day we will be celebrating the holidays with a different set of Christmas-themed treats, as well as a fabulous Christmas giveaway. We hope you enjoy this fabulous event. Tune in each day starting today, Monday, December 9th and ending Saturday, December 14th. I … [Read more...]

20 Amazing Candy Recipes

Candy Recipe Round Up by Cravings of a Lunatic

20 Amazing Candy Recipes from myself and other bloggers. I really hope you enjoy this candy recipe round up. It's sugartastic! Please show my bloggy peeps some love. Visit them and pin from the original source! … [Read more...]

Microwave Nutella S’mores Fudge

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This recipe is so easy it will make you wonder why you ever fussed over fudge on the stove. Not only is it easy, it's fast, it's delicious, it's s'mores and it has Nutella in it. I bet I have your attention now right! Seriously addictive fudge! Y'all know who Alton Brown is right? If you don't, well, I don't know how to respond to that. Alton is a genius with food science. Alton is so smart he kind of creeps me out a little bit. I'd totally get over it if I ever met him though. I'd be so busy … [Read more...]

Microwave Peanut Butter Fudge topped with Chocolate & Mini Peanut Butter Cups

Peanut Butter Fudge topped with Chocolate and Mini Peanut Butter Cups by Cravings of a Lunatic

This may be the easiest fudge I've ever made. Peanut Butter Fudge cooked in the microwave, then topped with chocolate and mini peanut butter cups.  This recipe is perfect for any beginner cook. The bonus perk of this Peanut Butter Fudge is you won't heat up your house during the summer while making this. Decadent yet easy to make. That's my kind of fudge! There's nothing better than fudge, it reminds me so much of my childhood. I love that sugary punch it delivers in such a small bite. … [Read more...]

Easter Bark: Two Ways (Creme Egg Bark & Jelly Bean Bark)

Easter Jelly Bean Bark by Cravings of a Lunatic

I love Easter. I love Chocolate. I love Easter Chocolate! Heck, let's be honest, I love any kind of chocolate. Any excuse to chow down on delicious chocolate is a good day in my book. Toss in some festive holiday candy and it goes beyond love, right into obsession. I love Creme Eggs. I love Jelly Beans. Add those to chocolate bark and it might be time for a restraining order. I may cross over the edge. It's been known to happen. I mean look at this stuff. It's yummy goodness inside more … [Read more...]

Cream Cheese Candies #SundaySupper

Banana Cream Cheese Candies by Cravings of a Lunatic

I swear there are some recipes that are just so easy you just want to keep them to yourself... but that would be wrong! You might also want to hoard the fruits of your labour and not share your goodies with anyone else... but that would be wrong! You should share them with the world and your family... but I totally didn't share them with anyone... well except you... … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Cherrylicious Trash & Burning Down The Kitchen with Chocolate, Chocolate and More

Valentine's Day Trash by Cravings of a Lunatic

Okay so I'm going to be honest with you. I had a little bit of an ulterior motive for making this one. It goes a little something like this: My Bestie: Hey Kim, what did you get hubs for Valentine's Day? Kim: I got him Trash. And he totally deserved it! … [Read more...]

#ChristmasWeek Recap and #Giveaway Links

Christmas Week

  Hi folks. This week was a whirlwind of Christmas goodies. Christmas Week was a huge success and I hope we inspired you all to get into your kitchens and start your holiday baking. There are so many amazing recipes to get your creative juices flowing. I thought I'd recap the week for anyone who just tuned in or missed it. Hope you enjoy. I know I sure did. I may have to wear stretchy pants for the next month the way things are going. … [Read more...]

Peppermint Marshmallows for Day 2 of #ChristmasWeek

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Hi folks. Welcome to day 2 of Christmas Week. So excited to show you today's treat. I made marshmallows, seriously, homemade marshmallows. They are super easy to make and fun to eat. You can do so many varieties of marshmallows. I made peppermint ones for Christmas. Not only are they adorable but the taste fabulous. They also make wonderful gifts. … [Read more...]

Turtle Truffles: Guest Post for Magnolia Days

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Hi folks. So happy to share this little goodie with you. It was so much fun to make. Even more fun to eat. You know how much I adore all things Turtle. My list of turtle recipes is lengthy. I've made Turtle Bark, Turtle Ice Cream, Turtle Banana Splits, Turtle Ice Cream Pie, Turtle Popcorn, Turtle Popcorn Gone Wild, No Bake Turtle Cheesecake, Turtle Brownies,  Turtle Waffles, Turtle Tailgate Mix, and Turtle Apples. I've had guests on the blog take my love of turtles and run with it. … [Read more...]

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