Be Festive! {Recipe: Deck the Halls Biscotti}

Deck the Halls Biscotti from www.dineanddish.net

I just read something that says there are 35 days until Christmas! Can you believe it? I’m going to continue focusing on Thanksgiving until next Friday, then it’s going to be all Christmas all the time around our house. It’s my absolute favorite holiday and I can’t wait! For the first time ever I’ve already…

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Recipe: Simple Cool Whip Chocolate Cookies

Super Simple Chocolate Cool Whip Cookies 3 Ingredients www.dineanddish.net

This Chocolate Cookies recipe with 4 simple ingredients will cure your chocolate craving in nothing flat!  Friends, I have to apologize. My brain just isn’t really in cooking mode this summer. No cooking mode = no blogging mode = I’m really slacking on just about everything around this space lately! Plus I’m on Weight Watchers…

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Spoon It or Slurp It? {Recipe: Wendy’s Copycat Frosty}

Wendy's Copycat Frosty Dessert Recipe from www.dineanddish.net

There seems to be two distinct camps when it comes to milkshake / frozen ice cream drinks. There is the one camp who thinks a milkshakes should be easily slurped through a straw, with just the right amount of effort, but not so much that you struggle. Then there seems to be the camp of…

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The Chocolate Milk Test {Recipe: Chocolate Silk Pancakes}

Chocolate Silk Pancakes

I once traveled across the great state of Minnesota, searching for the best diners in the state. I was in my early 20’s, young and carefree and on a mission. I don’t know remember what prompted the search, but it was a fun road tripping adventure that I likely will never forget. My friend and…

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Fun S’Mores Fondue Bites – No Fondue Pot Required

S'mores Chocolate Fondue Bites Without a Fondue Pot

    I’m honored to be a part of the 2013 Kraft Tastemaker Community, where I am teaming up with Kraft Foods to bring you family friendly recipes using common ingredients found in your pantry! I absolutely love this time of year… the countdown to school being out is on (13 days left for us!)…

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Even Better {Recipe: Creamy Chocolate Pancake Syrup}

Chocolate Pancake Syrup

“Oh, dear me!” Those were the first words that escaped my lips when I first tasted this creamy chocolate pancake syrup. Then I took another spoon full and continued to sing praises of joyous things unto the world. This. Is. Good. Period. When I took Chef Brad’s awesome recipe for Buttermilk Syrup and turned it…

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Cafe Escapes Dark Hot Chocolate Muffins and a Birchbox Giveaway

Choc Muffins Horiz

Enjoy 15% off Cafe Escapes and free standard shipping within the US at www.GreenMountainCoffee.com by using this discount code:  AM0010-3571. There are days where by 8am I am ready for an escape. Do you ever have days like that? I could sit here and run down what most of my mornings are like trying to…

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Virtual Holiday Potluck {Recipe: Godiva Mudslide Minitini}

Godiva Mudslide Martini Recipe dineanddish.net

Pin It So…I kind of made a cocktail for a BRUNCH party! It was an innocent mistake, honestly. When I signed up to participate in the Virtual Holiday Potluck with some blogger friends, I failed to notice the word “BRUNCH” in the title. I just was thinking holiday… friends… chocolate… cocktails. Fun! I’m going to…

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Simple and Special {Recipe: Chocolate Dipped Oreo Cookies on a Stick}

Oreo Sticks

Sometimes it is easy to get caught up in the outlandish, especially when it comes to kids. I forget that to get smiles on their faces, it doesn’t always require something big and grandiose. In this day and age of elaborate kid parties, parents determined to outdo each other and hyped up hoopla, take some…

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