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Harry Potter and the Metabolic Disease

We’ve come to the part of the year where candy and sweets are everywhere, all the time. You pretty much won’t be able to escape cookies and pies and chocolate flavored toothpaste until after New Year’s Day at this point. 234 more words


A Snippet of Paris

When in a big city, I try to avoid the metro as it allows me to see parts of it that maybe I would have missed had I been underground. 320 more words


Chocolate Block Cake and a new Three Year Old

This really ought to be called “What happens when Jeni is left alone with a tub of sprinkles and a packet of writing icing to decorate a cake”. 177 more words


Fudgy Chocolate Brownies With Salted Caramel Sauce

I absolutely LOVE Brownies….!  Well who doesn’t? I’m sure brownies would be in the top 5 list of any dessert lover! They’re absolutely amazing!!!

The first time I made brownies was during a BBQ outing with friends. 754 more words


"Tipsy French Macarons" (Chocolate Shells with a Baileys Buttercream)



  • 2/3 cup sliced blanched almonds (71 grams)
  • 2/3 cup confectioners’ sugar
  • 2 large egg whites, room temperature (60 grams)
  • 1/4 cup white sugar (53 grams)
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Chocolate Monkey Truffles

Oh lordy, y’all, I made the best thing last night. Seriously. These quick-to-make truffles have a base of peanut butter and banana, smothered with chocolate. They don’t take many ingredients, and they are in handy bite-size bits. 298 more words

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