Chocolate Chip and Pistachio Cookies {Food Fanatic}

Chocolate Chip and Pistachio Cookies | cravingsofalunatic.com | Chocolate and Pistachios go together perfectly. These fabulous cookies are chock full of sweet chocolate chips and crunchy pistachios. Perfection!

Chocolate and Pistachios go together perfectly. These fabulous cookies are chock full of sweet chocolate chips and crunchy pistachios. Perfection! If you read my blog on a regular basis you have probably figured out I'm a bit of a pistachio nut. Pun intended! I love those little green nuts. I've been munching on them for longer than I care admit. I've eaten more of them than any one person should ever admit to. My first crack at noshing on pistachios came when I was in grade … [Read more...]

Chocolate Hot Cross Buns | Blundstone Boots Rock my World

Chocolate Hot Cross Buns | These Chocolate Hot Cross Buns are so simple to make. These are my daughter's personal favourite. She requests them as often as possible.

These Chocolate Hot Cross Buns are so simple to make. These are my daughter's personal favourite. She requests them as often as possible.  These chocolate hot cross buns are my daughter's favourite recipe of all time. She is a total spaz when it comes to these buns. She asks me to make them often. Occasionally I oblige. Not often, because they are so good I feel like it's not fair to all the other hot cross bun recipes out there. They were a happy accident the first time I made them. I … [Read more...]

Cream Cheese Chocolate Fudge with Pistachios {Food Fanatic}

Chocolate Cream Cheese Fudge with Pistachios | This recipe is so easy to make. It's made with cream cheese and done in the microwave. Add some chopped pistachios for some added crunch!

This recipe is so easy to make. It's made with cream cheese and done in the microwave. Add some chopped pistachios for some added crunch! I absolutely adore fudge. I'm super addicted to it. It's just one of those things you can't make enough of. I love a good traditional fudge, the kind you need a candy thermometer and a ton of patience to pull off. However, sometimes I just do not have the time, nor the patience to make a good old fashioned, traditional fudge. When that happens I … [Read more...]

Chocolate and Peppermint Fudge {Food Fanatic}

Easy Chocolate and Peppermint Fudge | This fudge is so easy to make, just 3 ingredients and you've got a treat that will impress your family and friends.

This fudge is so easy to make, just 3 ingredients and you've got a treat that will impress your family and friends. I love peppermint. It's a crazy, stupid kind of love. It borders on obsession really. And I'm totally okay with that. There is something about the smell of peppermint. It snaps me out of any bad mood. It puts a smile on my face. It makes me mellow out. I dig that. I also totally dig chocolate. I happen to be Food Fanatic's Chocolate Fanatic. This in one of my monthly … [Read more...]

White Chocolate and Milk Chocolate Peppermint Dip {Food Fanatic}

White Chocolate and Milk Chocolate Peppermint Dip | So simple to make, this dip combines cream cheese, marshmallow fluff and two kinds of chocolate mixed with peppermint for a holiday twist.

So simple to make, this dip combines cream cheese, marshmallow fluff and two kinds of chocolate mixed with peppermint for a holiday twist. Hey peeps, I have another fabulous recipe contribution happening over at Food Fanatic this month. This one is my Double Chocolate Peppermint Dip. You can see the recipe, and read more of my ramblings over at Food Fanatic or here on my blog. The recipe is featured on my site, and theirs. I am one of their monthly contributors. I'm their resident … [Read more...]

Chocolate Coconut Cookies {Food Fanatic}

Chocolate Coconut Cookies | Chocolate coconut cookies filled with fluffy coconut cream cheese, and coconut garnish. Simple to make and utterly delicious to munch on.

Chocolate coconut cookies filled with fluffy coconut cream cheese, and coconut garnish. Simple to make and utterly delicious to munch on. I am a total chocolate fanatic. These Chocolate Coconut Cookies are a recipe I made for Food Fanatic. I am their resident Chocolate Fanatic. It's a pretty cool gig. Not going to lie. I just love my job. Every. Single. Day. It just so happens I'm also a coconut fanatic. So I decided to combine the two things. It's the perfect cookie. Chocolate cookies … [Read more...]

Coconut Filled Sandwich Cookies #ChristmasWeek #Giveaway

Coconut Filled Sandwich Cookies | This recipes is incredibly easy to make. Fluffy coconut filling wedged between chocolate cookies, then dunked in more coconut. This recipes is for all you serious coconut lovers out there.

These cookies are so incredibly easy to make. Fluffy coconut filling wedged between chocolate cookies, then dunked in more coconut.  Welcome to Day Four 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! I cannot believe we're almost at the end of Christmas Week already. It's just flying by so fast. I'm having a blast baking up a storm … [Read more...]

Peanut Butter Sandwich Cookies #ChristmasWeek #Giveaway

Peanut Butter Sandwich Cookies | These peanut butter sandwich cookies are incredibly easy to make. Whip up a batch today.

These peanut butter sandwich cookies are incredibly easy to make. They are sure to impress you're family and friends. Whip up a batch today. Welcome to Day Three 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! Some days require copious amounts of sweets. You know what I'm talking about. Those days where the world drives you crazy. Well … [Read more...]

Peanut Butter and Chocolate Skillet Cookie {Food Fanatic}

Chocolate Peanut Butter Skillet Cookie | There is nothing quite like a skillet cookie, this Chocolate Peanut Butter version is a crowd pleaser. Incredibly easy to make, whip one up today!

There is nothing quite like a skillet cookie, this Chocolate Peanut Butter version is a crowd pleaser. Incredibly easy to make, whip one up today! Hello my fellow Chocolate Fanatics. I'm hitting you with another fabulous cookie contribution for Food Fanatic. I happen to be their Chocolate Fanatic, which I have to admit is a pretty cool job. I get to play with chocolate recipes, for a living. My job is sort of rad. Not going to lie. This Peanut Butter and Chocolate Skillet Cookie is something … [Read more...]

Chocolate Shortbread Wedges with Pistachios #ChristmasWeek #Giveaway

Chocolate Shortbread Wedges with Pistachios | Incredibly easy to make chocolate shortbread, covered in chocolate glaze, then sprinkled with pistachios. You will be pleasantly surprised how easy this one is.

Incredibly easy to make chocolate shortbread, covered in chocolate glaze, then sprinkled with pistachios. You will be pleasantly surprised how easy this one is.  Welcome to Day Two 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! I love easy recipes. I mean absolutely full on love them. So any time I find an easy one I feel like I want … [Read more...]

Santa Cookies aka No Bake Coconut Macaroon Cookies

Santa Cookies aka No Bake Coconut Macaroon Cookies

Simple to make, these cookies will be a sure hit with your family, friends, and the big man himself. Hey peeps, it's Cookie Time on the blogosphere. All us bloggers are mixing up tons of cookies for the holidays. We aim to please. I'm in cookie heaven with these ones. These are no bake coconut macaroon cookies, but they have extra chocolate mixed in them. We call them Santa Cookies around here. We put them out for Santa each year. Santa just loves these cookies. He cannot get … [Read more...]

Pretzel Bark with Peppermint

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...]

No Bake Chocolate and Peppermint Cheesecakes: Guest Post for Cupcakes and Kale Chips #giveaway

No Bake Chocolate and Peppermint Cheesecakes | Easy to make no bake mini chocolate cheesecakes with peppermint. Perfect for the holidays!

Easy to make no bake mini chocolate cheesecakes with peppermint. Perfect for the holidays, or any day of the week! Today I have the distinct pleasure of guest posting for a friend of mine. My buddy Brianne of Cupcakes and Kale Chips has recently embarked on a new adventure. Her hubby landed a fabulous new job so they picked up and moved. Quite an endeavour with young kids, and so close to the holidays. So huge congrats, and hats off to Brianne and her family. So happy for … [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...]

Chocolate Fudge Brownie Cookies

Chocolate Fudge Brownie Cookies | Super easy to make and packed with chocolatey goodness! You are going to love these Chocolate Fudge Brownie cookies!

Super easy to make and packed with chocolatey goodness! You are going to love these Chocolate Fudge Brownie cookies! "Welcome to the last day of Cookie Week, hosted by Susan of The Girl In the Little Red Kitchen, and myself. We’ve teamed together with 10 other talented bloggers to bring you 5 fantastic days of cookie recipes to get you in to the holiday spirits!" I am so sad Cookie Week is over. This week has been a blast. My house is full of cookies. My family is happy as can be. My … [Read more...]

Pink Coconut Cookies

Pink Coconut Cookies | These cookies are incredibly moist, packed with coconut and oats. The best part is these are no bake. It's an easy few minutes to Pink Coconut Cookie Heaven!

These cookies are incredibly moist, packed with coconut and oats. The best part is these are no bake. It's an easy few minutes to Pink Coconut Cookie Heaven! "Welcome to day 4 of Cookie Week, hosted by Susan of The Girl In the Little Red Kitchen, and myself. We’ve teamed together with 10 other talented bloggers to bring you 5 fantastic days of cookie recipes to get you in to the holiday spirits." Okay so these were not what I wanted to make. I wanted a softer pink colour, more coconut … [Read more...]

S’mores Cookies

S'mores Cookies | Perfect bite every time. These S'mores Cookies are loaded with graham crumbs, mini marshmallows and chocolate. Whip some up today!

Perfect bite every time. These S'mores Cookies are loaded with graham crumbs, mini marshmallows and chocolate. Whip some up today! "Welcome to day 3 of Cookie Week, hosted by Susan of The Girl In the Little Red Kitchen, and myself! We’ve teamed together with 10 other talented bloggers to bring you 5 fantastic days of cookie recipes to get you in to the holiday spirits." It's 4 am and I haven't slept yet. I'm all hopped up on sugar. Cookie Week rocks. Well, until the sugar high wears … [Read more...]

Chocolate and Hazelnut Skillet Cookie

Chocolate Hazelnut Skillet Cookie | This Chocolate-Hazelnut Skillet Cookie is packed with chocolate chips, chocolate chunks, and chopped hazelnuts. It's the perfect bite every time!

This Chocolate-Hazelnut Skillet Cookie is packed with chocolate chips, chocolate chunks, and chopped hazelnuts. It's the perfect bite every time! "Welcome to day 2 of Cookie Week, hosted by Susan of The Girl In the Little Red Kitchen, and myself. We've teamed together with 10 other talented bloggers to bring you 5 fantastic days of cookie recipes to get you in to the holiday spirits." I shared a recipe for a chocolate packed skillet cookie yesterday. I was so blown away by that … [Read more...]

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