Category: Candy + Confections

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups

Food can be a powerful thing. I’ve said it before and I really believe it–food connects us. Sometimes it’s a simple ingredient, a subtle flavor, or just an aroma that can remind us of someone or something special. Food can trigger memories and bring you 

Salted Caramels

Salted Caramels

March 20, 2020 Today is a special day. Today is my 3rd year blogiversary. A true labor of love. And although I only do this on my spare time, I am proud of myself for each and every day that I am able to continue 

Homemade Chocolate Marshmallows

Homemade Chocolate Marshmallows

Who does not love marshmallows?  My kids are huge fans for sure. Homemade artisanal marshmallows are now seen in gourmet stores everywhere, and they can often be rather pricy.  Classic flavors like chocolate, vanilla and strawberry are often available, but more adventurous ones like malted 

Chocolate Pecan Turtles

Chocolate Pecan Turtles

Chocolate pecan turtles are one of my favorite chocolate treats. My association with turtles goes way back. My dad loved them and used to get them when we went skiing in Colorado. As a young kid, I almost always opted for the larger sweet treat 

Decadent Chocolate Peanut Butter Eggs For Easter

Decadent Chocolate Peanut Butter Eggs For Easter

Easter and chocolate just go together.  The chocolate egg in an Easter basket is often the first reach, at least it was for me growing up.  Chocolate eggs are a great invention.  Solid or filled, they are decadent little treats that most people really only 

Champagne Gummy Bears To Celebrate

Champagne Gummy Bears To Celebrate

Tomorrow is a special day.  Tomorrow marks my one year anniversary of blogging.  I have published 177 posts, drafted an additional 144 that I may or may not publish, taken approximately 8,000 photographs and have had about 36,000 visitors view my site.  I am humbled