Southern Buttermilk Cupcakes

Take a Buttermilk Cupcake. Add a frilly chocolate buttercream hat. Take a satisfying bite. Catch a whiff of the vapors. You may now pass from this world a happy soul. I could end the post here (with recipe) and that’s all that needs to be said, right? LOOK AT IT! Cupcakey Heaven. This was such […]

A Dark Chocolate Twist on Shortbread

Buttery shortbread has a revered place on my favorite cookie list and I’m willing to bet on many of yours too.  In the cooler months, I enjoy my shortbread with a steaming mug of homemade hot chocolate. Makes me smile just thinking about it. What if dark chocolate was added to the buttery goodness? Would […]

Possibly The Best Chocolate Sheet Cake You’ll Ever Eat

Chocolate sheet cakes are all the same, right? WRONG! Texas Chocolate Sheet Cake might be the most delicious addicting sheet cake you’ve ever eaten. OMT don’t lie, y’all. This is my go-to cake when someone needs cheering up, or if I sign-up for a pot luck, or if I need to bribe anyone for anything. […]

Dark. Chocolate. Pretzel. Crisps.

Dark. Chocolate. Pretzel. Crisps. ~mic drop~ ~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links. When you do your shopping through the Amazon links on this page, you support the blog at no cost to yourself. It’s much appreciated!~ (Source: Amazon) Y’all. These. This. Yum. To infinity and beyond. No lie. No hyperbole. Addictive. I […]

Dark Chocolate Sea Salt Cashews

My babies. Are you drooling at the very thought of chocolate-covered cashews with a hint of sea salt? You should be. These addictive nuts are, um, addictive! ~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links. When you do your shopping through the Amazon links on this page, you support the blog at no cost […]

Double Fudge Brownies with Cream Cheese Frosting

I’m always…ALWAYS!…on the hunt for a new brownie recipe; they are a family favorite. While flipping through my recipe file, I found an old recipe card that had nothing on it except this brownie recipe. There was no attribution. No historic notes. No chocolate smudges. Nothing. I knew by looking at the recipe that I […]

Not Your Swiss Miss’s Hot Chocolate

A few years back I wrote a post on the health benefits of hot chocolate that I run once a year for two reasons: #1) It’s good for you and #2) It’s DELICIOUS! This is definitely not a Swiss Miss mug of warmth. This is one of the best homemade hot chocolate recipes I have […]

Chocolate Pecan Pie Bars? Yes, Please.

Credit this post with getting a jump on your pre-holiday baking ideas, or to WOW! guests that need wowing, with a bar that tastes like pie. Chocolate Pecan Pie that you eat with your fingers, because that’s the kind of barbarians we are! RAWR! Of course, there are folks who love them some pecan pie […]

S’mores Roasting Rack

Summer and S’mores go together like pigs and blankets. YUM! If you’re ready to put some pizzazz in your S’mores making game: THIS! ~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links. When you do your shopping through the Amazon links on this page, you support the blog at no cost to yourself. It’s much […]

Top 10 Health Benefits (Plus Two) of Homemade Hot Chocolate

About a year ago I wrote about the health benefits of homemade hot chocolate.  Since it’s that time of year where we’re generally freezing our fingers and toes and sanity off, I thought it would be good to revisit the healthy goodness that is homemade hot chocolate. It’s nice to know something we love loves […]