My baking experiment #118 – mini chocolate chip cakes for two

I’ve been baking and eating lots of chocolate lately. Not that i’m complaining; after all, i’m an incurable chocoholic. There can never be too much chocolate. But for dessert tonight, i felt like having something other than chocolate. Something simple to whip up just for the two of us. Ingredients 1 Tbsp butter, melted 2 Tbsp yogurt 3… Continue reading My baking experiment #118 – mini chocolate chip cakes for two

My baking experiment #117 – healthy chocolate banana bread

It’s such a gorgeous day today! The sun is shining brightly, the sky is a beautiful blue, and there’s a nice warm breeze blowing. It feels like spring in the middle of winter! I love days like this. It makes me happy to be alive. And for such a wonderful day, i decided to bake… Continue reading My baking experiment #117 – healthy chocolate banana bread

My baking experiment #116 – ganache-topped peanut butter blondies

It’s a dreary day today: the sky is gray and cloudy with a cold wind blowing. It’s a day to stay indoors with a warm blankie and a mug of hot chocolate. And of course i need something sweet to brighten up the day: Ingredients 2 Tbsp butter, melted 2 Tbsp brown sugar 1/4 cup peanut… Continue reading My baking experiment #116 – ganache-topped peanut butter blondies

My baking experiment #115 – chocolate coconut mini muffins

It’s a beautiful Sunday: the sun is shining, the sky is blue, there’s a chill in the air… a perfect winter’s day. I’m warming myself up with a nice mug of hot chocolate and i thought: what would be good with this? The answer is more chocolate, of course! INGREDIENTS: 1 1/2 cups flour 2… Continue reading My baking experiment #115 – chocolate coconut mini muffins

My baking experiment #114 – chocolate stuffed monkey muffins

Couple days ago i made some savory monkey muffins. Today i’m going the sweet route and stuff these babies with my favorite chocolate candy! https://www.facebook.com/buzzfeedtasty/videos/vb.1614251518827491/1636525969933379/?type=2&theater Ingredients: 1/2 can biscuit dough (5 biscuits) Chocolate Candy 2 Tbsp Sugar 1/2 tsp Cinnamon 1 Tbsp Butter 2 Tbsp Brown Sugar Instructions Preheat oven to 400˚F. Cut biscuits in fourths and cube… Continue reading My baking experiment #114 – chocolate stuffed monkey muffins

My baking experiment #113 – cheesy garlic monkey muffins

It’s a beautiful but chilly Sunday. For brunch, i made some cheesy garlic monkey muffins. http://damndelicious.net/2014/11/08/mini-garlic-monkey-bread/ Ingredients 1/2 can refrigerated biscuits 1 Tbsp butter, melted 2 Tbsp shredded cheddar 2 Tbsp garlic, minced 1/2 tsp onion powder 1/2 tsp chili powder 1/2 tsp dried rosemary Pinch of salt Instructions Preheat oven to 400 F. Lightly oil 6-cup standard muffin tin.… Continue reading My baking experiment #113 – cheesy garlic monkey muffins

My baking experiment #112 – chocolate toffee bars

  The weather is cold & wet today, a grey & gloomy day. I’m lounging around with a warm mug of hot cocoa, and of course needed something sweet to munch on. So i made a tiny batch of chocolate toffee bars: http://www.thekitchenismyplayground.com/2012/05/toffee-bars-honoring-my-mom.html Ingredients 1/4 cup butter, softened 1/4 cup brown sugar, packed 1/4 tsp… Continue reading My baking experiment #112 – chocolate toffee bars