Vegan Chocolate & Fresh Strawberry Cupcakes Recipe

Having a teenager that is vegan can be challenging. Though our daughter loves to cook for herself, she often goes without dessert. This was a fun recipe to try. Even though we're not all vegan here, we all enjoyed the cupcakes. INGREDIENTS 1 1/2 cups flour 1 cup sugar 1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup vegetable oil 2 tablespoons distilled white … [Read more...]

Slow-cooker Chocolate Lava Cake recipe

After seeing this recipe shared on Facebook a few dozen times, I thought I would give it a try. It clams to be "restaurant-good and slow-cooker easy". Hmm, we'll see. Ingredients: 1 box Betty Crocker™ SuperMoist™ triple chocolate fudge cake mix 1 1/4 cups milk 1/2 cup vegetable oil 3 eggs 1 box (4-serving size) instant chocolate pudding and pie filling mix 2 cups milk 1 bag (12 oz) milk … [Read more...]

We celebrated Milk Chocolate Day with Balance Bar #Giveaway

Attention chocolate lovers! Did you know that Milk Chocolate Day is 7/28? It's already behind us this year, but just because there is a day titled "Milk Chocolate Day" doesn't mean you need to ruin your health or diet. Milk Chocolate Day or any day is the perfect time to enjoy a delicious and healthy chocolate treat from Balance Bar! I recently received the above box of chocolate bars from … [Read more...]

Juice in the City – Half Price Treats @

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Raising The Candy Bar, Review & Giveaway

This giveaway is now closed. Thank you to all who entered. Raising The Bar has definitely raised the bar on indulgence for individuals and businesses with their unique offerings and uncompromising customer service. They specialize in Gluten Free Candy, Kosher Candy, Kosher Gift Baskets, Organic Candy, Sugar Free Candy, Nut Free Chocolate and more. I recently had the opportunity to sample some … [Read more...]

Lazar’s Chocolates, A Sweet Giveaway

This giveaway is now closed. Thank you to all who entered. Are you a chocolate fan? How about hand dipped, homemade chocolates? How about chocolate that is made of a recipe so perfect that it has been handed down for four generations? Now, take that chocolate thought and mix it with marshmallows, nuts, raisins, even caramel. Think of it poured over gram crackers, pretzels, fruits. I was … [Read more...]

Chocolate Raspberry Shake

Bottoms up! Enjoy a guilt-free indulgence that's virtually fat-free and an excellent source of calcium, vitamin C and fiber. 1 1/2 cups raspberries 1 1/4 cups fat-free (skim) milk 1 1/3 cups Yoplait® Original 99% Fat Free red raspberry yogurt (from two 6-ounce containers) 1/2 cup fat-free chocolate-flavor syrup Place all ingredients in blender. Cover and blend on high speed about 30 … [Read more...]