Toasted Coconut and Cherry Hand Pies | #KitchenAid Stand Mixer #Giveaway

Toasted Coconut and Cherry Hand Pies | These little toasted coconut and cherry hand pies are absolutely scrumptious. Plus they are incredibly easy to make which is a huge perk!

These little toasted coconut and cherry hand pies are absolutely scrumptious. Plus they are incredibly easy to make which is a huge perk! Happy Holidays Peeps! I have a little surprise for you. It's actually not little at all. It's kind of big. In fact it's kind of a big deal. And just big in general. Some of my bloggy peeps and I decided we wanted to thank our readers for being so spectacularly awesome that we all got together to pitch in for a shiny new mixer for one of our … [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...]

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 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...]

Creamy Cashew Chicken @LoveMySilk #SilkCreamyCashew

Creamy Cashew Chicken | This recipe is quick, easy and sure to be a hit with your family and friends. Enjoy!

This recipe is quick, easy and sure to be a hit with your family and friends. Enjoy! This is a sponsored post on behalf of Silk through TapInfluence. More details at the bottom of the post! Anyone who knows me knows how much I love to whip up easy stir fry recipes. I cannot get enough of them. Any time I can pull out my wok I'm a happy camper. In fact we're such huge fans we have 3 woks. I have one that is my personal favourite. Mini-me has one that is her personal favourite. … [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...]

IBS-Friendly Coconut Granola Bars and My Journey with IBS

Coconut Granola Bars | Simple to make, and scrumptious to nosh on. These bars are packed with coconut and chocolate! Peanut butter gives them added taste. Enjoy!

Simple to make, and scrumptious to nosh on. These bars are packed with coconut and chocolate! Peanut butter gives them added taste. Enjoy! This is a sponsored post for VSL#3 through TapInfluence, more details at the bottom of the post! Okay peeps, for those of you who read the blog often you are well aware I have IBS. For those who are new here, hello, I’m Kim and I have IBS. Nothing like just throwing it out there, right. I swear I feel like I am defined by my IBS. It rules my … [Read more...]

White Chocolate-Coconut Cream Pie Parfaits | Marie Callender’s #ComfortsFromHome

White Chocolate Coconut Cream Pie Parfaits | Easy to make parfait that combines white chocolate with coconut. Simple, elegant and absolutely scrumptious!White Chocolate Coconut Cream Pie Parfaits | Easy to make parfait that combines white chocolate with coconut. Simple, elegant and absolutely scrumptious!

Easy to make parfait that combines white chocolate with coconut. Simple, elegant and absolutely scrumptious! This is a sponsored post, more details at the bottom of the post! If you read my blog often you know I have a serious weakness for coconut. I absolutely love the stuff. I cannot get enough of it. It's like my kryptonite. I'd feel bad about it but I'm too busy shoving coconut in my face to care. One of my biggest weaknesses is Coconut Cream Pie. I keep lots of coconut cream pies … [Read more...]

Chocolate and Cashew No Bake Cheesecakes @LoveMySilk

Chocolate and Cashew No Bake Cheesecakes | Easy to make No Bake Cheesecakes layered with a chocolate base, chocolate and cashew filling and topped with crushed cashews.

Easy to make No Bake Cheesecakes layered with a chocolate base, chocolate and cashew filling and topped with crushed cashews. Okay so I'll admit. I'm obsessed with tiny desserts. Since I'm admitting things I'll also admit to being obsessed with no bake desserts, cheesecake, chocolate, and putting all of those things into shot glasses. If there's a self help group for people who compulsively make tiny chocolate cheesecakes in tiny little shot glasses please let me know. I'm … [Read more...]

Grilled Flank Steak with Chipotle Butter

Flank Steak with Chipotle Butter | Marinated Flank Steak grilled to perfection, then topped with Homemade Chipotle Butter! This recipes is stellar!

Flank Steak with Chipotle Butter | Marinated Flank Steak grilled to perfection, then topped with Homemade Chipotle Butter! This recipes is stellar! Today's post is a bit different. I'm sharing a recipe, plus a little story about something a bit off topic. But I felt it was an important story to share with you. Many of you may remember me sharing the tale of my hairdresser turning my green this summer. I know right. It was horrifying. Needless to say I was quite upset. She fixed it but … [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...]

Banana Coconut Sweet Bread: Guest Post for Food Babbles

Banana Coconut Sweet Bread | This Banana-Coconut Sweet Bread is incredibly easy to make. It uses coconut in each element to really give it a tropical twist. Enjoy!

This Banana Coconut Sweet Bread is incredibly easy to make. It uses coconut in each element to really give it a tropical twist. Enjoy! This sweet bread recipe is one of our favourites. It's one I've been making for about 15 years. It takes my Mom's Banana Bread recipe and changes it up a little bit. The addition of coconut comes from my extreme love of all things coconut. I am a coconut recipe fiend. I can never get enough of it. I made this recipe for my friend, Kate. She blogs at … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Chicken Wings

Slow Cooker Chicken Wings | These wings are cooked in the slow cooker with root beer and barbecue sauce, then slathered in more sauce, sprinkled with brown sugar, and browned for just a few minutes. Absolutely delightful!

These wings are cooked in the slow cooker with root beer and barbecue sauce, then  slathered in more sauce, sprinkled with brown sugar, and browned for just a few minutes. Absolutely delightful! Oh sweet mother of chicken wings. These little beauties are going to knock your socks off. Seriously, people. These things are out of this world. I'd pat myself on the back but my hands are covered in barbecue sauce. Ah, screw it, I'm throwing caution to the wind, and my shirt in the trash. Some … [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...]

Mini Pizza Sandwiches: Guest Post for It’s a Keeper

Mini Pizza Sandwiches- These adorable little Mini Pizza Sandwiches are perfect for game day, or for an afternoon snack. Grill them for the full tailgate experience. You'll thank me for it!

These adorable little Mini Pizza Sandwiches are perfect for game day, or for an afternoon snack. Grill them for the full tailgate experience. You'll thank me for it! Okay folks, these little sandwiches are going to knock your socks off. They are absolutely delicious. The added bonus is they are super easy to make. And quick. You can have these ready so fast you'll think you made a mistake. But trust me, you didn't. They are meant to be that quick to make. These are born of necessity. … [Read more...]

Oreo Ice Cream Cake #IceCreamWeek #Giveaway

Oreo Ice Cream Cake | This is a super easy

Easy to make "cheater ice cream " recipe. This is one of my favourite recipes. I've been making this ice cream for over 30 years. It's such an easy treat and your family and friends will go crazy for it.  Welcome to Day 6, the final day of Ice Cream Week 2014! This year the event is hosted by myself, and Susan of  The Girl in the Little Red Kitchen. We have teamed up with 25 amazing bloggers to bring you ice cream treats all week long. I hope you all threw out the scales this week. Better not … [Read more...]

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