Chunky Turtle Ice Cream | Review and #Giveaway of Scoop Adventures

Chunky Turtle Ice Cream | Salted caramel ice cream loaded with toasted pecans and chocolate. This ice cream has become a family favourite.

Salted caramel ice cream loaded with toasted pecans and chocolate. This ice cream has become a family favourite.  If you are a regular reader you know how much I adore anything "turtle" related. I think I have at least a couple of dozen "turtle" recipes on the blog. It's a serious addiction. So I can say with serious conviction I know a good "turtle" recipe when I try one. This isn't just good, it is spectacular. As a self-professed ice cream addict, with dozen of ice cream recipes on my … [Read more...]

Baked Fudge and a #Giveaway for my 3 Year Bloggy Birthday

Baked Fudge | Simple, classic, and chock full of chocolatey goodness. Your family is going to love this one!

Simple, classic, and chock full of chocolatey goodness. Your family is going to love this! Bake them in tiny mason jars so everyone gets their own jar of happiness! Some recipes need to be shared. They need to be savoured, and enjoyed by everyone. Then there are recipes, like this one, where you hide in the closet with the entire batch so you don't have to share. Not that anyone here did that. I would never. Okay, so I totally did it. I don't even care. It was totally worth it. … [Read more...]

Confetti Cake Batter and White Chocolate Hot Chocolate

Confetti Cake Batter and White Chocolate Hot Chocolate | Cravings of a Lunatic | Super easy to make hot chocolate recipe you can make in your slow cooker!

Simple recipe to make hot chocolate in your slow cooker. This one is cake batter and white chocolate, and the rim is lined with confetti. Super cute for parties! Okay so this is seriously adorable right. Wickedly cute even. I can't help myself. I like cute food and I cannot lie. I mean it's a serious addiction at this point. As is hot chocolate. I find myself coming up with any excuse to make it.  … [Read more...]

Peanut Butter and Chocolate Brownies: Guest Post for Love and Confections

Peanut Butter and Chocolate Brownies | Cravings of a Lunatic | Fudgey, ooey, gooey chocolate brownies topped with peanut butter and tons of chocolate!

Fudgey, ooey, gooey chocolate brownies topped with peanut butter and tons of chocolate! I swear I'm such a chocolate fanatic. I can never get enough of it. The only thing better than chocolate is chocolate combined with peanut butter. It's a match made in heaven. … [Read more...]

Red Velvet Hot Chocolate

Red Velvet Hot Chocolate | Cravings of a Lunatic | Simple to make, delightful to sip!

Easy to make red velvet hot chocolate recipe. Simply delightful to sip on a cold day. Curl up with a mug of this, a good book, a cozy blanket and roaring fire nearby.  I want to say thank you. To everyone who takes the time to visit my little blog. It's become my happy place. I love seeing your comments each day. I love getting emails from you. I love getting to know you better while we gab on facebook. Cravings of a Lunatic is more than just a blog, more than just a recipe source. It's … [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...]

Peppermint Hot Chocolate with Peppermint Wands

Peppermint Hot Chocolate and Peppermint Wands | Cravings of a Lunatic | This Hot Chocolate is spectacular and easy to make. Perfect for the holidays!

This Peppermint Flavoured Hot Chocolate is spectacular and easy to make. Add Chocolate Covered Peppermint Wands and this will be a huge hit for the holidays! Welcome to Day #2 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, … [Read more...]

Coconut Hot Chocolate with Chocolate Covered Spoons #ChristmasWeek

Coconut Hot Chocolate and Chocolate Covered Spoons | Cravings of a Lunatic | Perfect for the holiday season! #ChristmasWeek

This indulgent Coconut Hot Chocolate is perfect for a cold winter night. Add some Chocolate Covered Spoons and it's a match made in heaven.  Welcome to 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 … [Read more...]

Red Velvet Parfaits #HolidayFoodParty

Red Velvet Parfaits | Cravings of a Lunatic | Super easy to make!

Super easy to make, and looks lovely on any holiday table. Okay peeps, y'all know I am always honest with you. This was NOT supposed to be a parfait. Not even kidding. It was supposed to be a cake roll.  Unfortunately I had trouble rolling the cake roll so this recipe was altered to hide my oops. It's what I do. When in doubt "parfait it". I'm not sure what that says about the fact that I have a zillion parfaits on my site. *giggles* … [Read more...]

Black Forest Sandwich Cookies #CookieWeek

Black Forest Sandwich Cookies | Cravings of a Lunatic | Seriously scrumptious chocolate cookies filled with chocolate frosting and cherries

Easy to make Black Forest Sandwich Cookies. These chocolate cookies are stuffed with cherry pie filling and cream. It doesn't get any better than this! Welcome to #cookieweek my little cookie monsters! Susan of The Girl In The Little Red Kitchen and Kim of Cravings of a Lunatic have joined together this week with 23 of their blog friends to present to you a week of cookie treats! We have every type of cookie you can think of listed this week, including something for our furry friends! Now is … [Read more...]

Chocolate Fudge Brownie Sandwich Cookies | #CookieWeek

Chocolate Fudge Brownie Sandwich Cookies | Cravings of a Lunatic | Seriously scrumptious cookies that will impress your friends and put a huge smile on your face!

Seriously scrumptious Chocolate Fudge Brownie Sandwich Cookies that will impress your friends and put a huge smile on your face! Welcome to #cookieweek my little cookie monsters! Susan of The Girl In The Little Red Kitchen and Kim of Cravings of a Lunatic have joined together this week with 23 of their blog friends to present to you a week of cookie treats! We have every type of cookie you can think of listed this week, including something for our furry friends! Now is the time to bookmark … [Read more...]

Strawberry Brownie Parfaits

Strawberry Brownie Parfaits | Cravings of a Lunatic | Simple dessert recipe anyone can make quickly. A real crowd pleaser!

Simple recipe to make Strawberry Brownie Parfaits topped with strawberry flavoured cream cheese whipped cream. You're going to love this dessert! One of the perks of being a food blogger is having food blogger friends who start up their own businesses. Not going to lie, its a huge bonus that comes with the job. My friend Heidi of Young Grasshopper is one of those friends. She started a business called Not So Simple Syrup. She asked if I'd like to try it out. Of course I jumped at the … [Read more...]

Turtle Recipes Round Up

Turtle Recipes Round Up | Cravings of a Lunatic | #turtles #chocolate #caramel #pecans #recipes

I love Turtles Chocolates. There's just something about them that makes my heart go all gooey, just like the caramel inside them. I'm obsessed with recipes that "turtle" other things. Ice Cream, Brownies, Bark, Banana Splits, you name it, if it can be "turtled" I'm all in. I asked some of my blogging buddies to hook me with some of their Turtle Favourites and then tossed in my own collection for a fabulous Turtles Recipe Round Up. Hope you love it as much as I do. … [Read more...]

S’mores Hand Pies

S'mores Hand Pies | Cravings of Lunatic | #smores #chocolate #marshmallows #minipies

Ooey gooey marshmallows and melty chocolate combine inside of these adorable little hand pies. Then the pies are brushed with butter and graham crumbs before getting more chocolate drizzled over top of them. It's heaven in a little hand held pie! Aren't these adorbs? I can't take my eyes off of them. Mostly because when I do people keep scarfing them and there's less for me. So I keep one eye on them....at all times. Mine, all mine! … [Read more...]

Brownie Explosion Ice Cream Sundae #IceCreamWeek

Brownie Explosion Ice Cream Sundae | Cravings of a Lunatic | #IceCreamWeek #icecream #sundae #brownie #chocolate

Wildly decadent Brownie Explosion Sunday with bits of brownie in every layer! Your tastebuds are going to owe you one! This is chocolate brownie heaven!   Welcome to #IceCreamWeek! Myself and Jen of Juanita’s Cocina have teamed up with more than 20 of their blog friends to bring you a week full of ice cream treats, including a special ice cream giveaway! Prepare to have your taste buds tempted with some of the best ice cream treats around! Make sure you enter the giveaway for a Cuisinart Ice … [Read more...]

Peanut Butter, Banana and Chocolate Ice Cream Banana Splits #IceCreamWeek

Peanut Butter, Banana and Chocolate Ice Cream Banana Splits | Cravings of a Lunatic | #IceCreamWeek #icecream #bananasplits #banana #chocolate #peanutbutter

Insanely decadent banana ice cream filled with chocolate and peanut butter cups. Then the ice cream gets turned into a banana split complete with banana caramel and chocolate sauce.  Welcome to #IceCreamWeek! Myself and Jen of Juanita’s Cocina have teamed up with more than 20 of their blog friends to bring you a week full of ice cream treats, including a special ice cream giveaway! Prepare to have your taste buds tempted with some of the best ice cream treats around! Make sure you enter the … [Read more...]

Cookie Dough Ice Cream Sandwiches #IceCreamWeek

Cookie Dough Ice Cream Sandwiches | Cravings of a Lunatic | Absolutely delicious cookie dough ice cream sandwiches that are incredibly easy to make!

A simple recipe for Cookie Dough Ice Cream that lets you cheat a little bit. Or a lot. This is a recipe anyone can make. Mostly because of all the cheating. Hope you get to make this! Then you can cheat on your diet just like you cheated on the recipe! Welcome to #IceCreamWeek! Kim of Cravings of a Lunatic and Jen of Juanita’s Cocina have teamed up with more than 20 of their blog friends to bring you a week full of ice cream treats, including a special ice cream giveaway! Prepare to have your … [Read more...]

S’mores Dip

S'mores Dip by Cravings of a Lunatic 4

This simple dip is perfect for dunking graham crackers, teddy grahams or even fruit. It's wildly addictive and once you start dipping you won't want to stop! I have been making lots of S'mores recipes this week. I knew National S'mores Day was approaching so I've been whipping up marshmallow and chocolate treats all week. I mean you have to fully support National Holidays right. Even if that holiday is National S'mores Day. This is incredibly simple to make. It's basically just a riff on … [Read more...]

Chocolate Covered Candied Bacon

Chocolate Covered Candied Bacon | Cravings of a Lunatic | #baconmonth #bacon #pork #chocolate

This is so over the top indulgent it should be a crime. Luckily for all of us it's not. Instead it's an insanely good recipe for Chocolate Covered Bacon that will blow your skirt up! Seriously man, this stuff should be illegal. It's so wildly addictive I had to go out and buy new pants. I burst the seams on my pants from Chocolate Covered Bacon overload. And I don't even care! Normally I'm not a fan of sweet combined with savoury, but this, oh man, this breaks all my food rules. It's so … [Read more...]

Turtles Hand Pies: Guest Post for Go Bake Yourself

Turtles Hand Pies | Cravings of a Lunatic | #turtles #chocolate #caramel #pie #handpies

So.... whatcha been up? Me? well.... just these.... … [Read more...]