Tag: chocolate

Merry Christmas Cookies and Cheer!

It’s been a busy and hectic couple of months for the Schmautzhaus and Yes!Chef! and I have not had much time to attend to this poor little blog.  I apologize and promise to do better in the new year. Advertisements

Deck the Halls Holiday Home Tour Finale and Saltine Toffee to send you on your way, hey!

And Merry Christmas to all! This is the happiest time of year for the Elf Family and they are especially impressed with the last two homes on our Virtual Holiday Home Tour.

Black Bottom Peanut Butter Mousse Pie or maybe we should call it “Fat Bottom” Pie

Spring has sprung at the Schmautzhaus and, here in the Sierras the weather is bi-polar.  One day it’s beautiful, warm and calling me to open the windows.  The next day the clouds roll in, the lighting and thunder and hail and rain… Read More

Say “Cheese” or maybe “Cheesecake Stuffed Strawberries with Chocolate Ganache”, please.

What is Valentine’s Day without Chocolate?  It’s an incomplete Valentine; that’s what I say.  Add strawberries and cheesecake and do you know what you have? Guilt!

Flourless Chocolate Coconut Almond Drops and Elfin Magic for the Holidays

The above elf is not Edmond.  Edmond is older, taller and wears red. He doesn’t mind purple, he just thinks it’s not as festive as red and green. Last blog post I introduced you to my little elf friend, Edmond Elf. (PS … Read More