Chocolate Pudding Cake… in the CROCKPOT!

3/4 cup flour 1/4 cup cocoa powder 1 (3.4 oz) box cook-and serve chocolate pudding 1/4 plus 1/3 cup sugar 2 tsp baking powder 1/4 tsp salt 1/2 tsp cinnamon 1 cup milk 2 Tbsp canola oil 1 Tbsp vanilla 3/4 cup mini chocolate chips 3 Tbsp chocolate sauce 1 1/2 cups boiling water CoatContinue reading “Chocolate Pudding Cake… in the CROCKPOT!”

Baked Shrimp Scampi

This is a Barefoot Contessa recipe I made last week. Delicious! Of course, my version was slightly less pretty. And I took out some of the complications. Here’s the recipe, with my modifications in (Notes): Baked Shrimp Scampi 2 pounds shrimp in the shell 3 tablespoons good olive oil 2 tablespoons dry white wine Kosher saltContinue reading “Baked Shrimp Scampi”

How do you stuff an Oreo inside a cookie?

Yesterday I made Oreo-stuffed chocolate-chip cookies. Two words: De. Lish. I will put the recipe below, but first of all, to answer the question. How do you get the Oreo INSIDE? Basically you make the cookie dough with extra flour so it holds together well, and mold the cookie dough AROUND the Oreo.   FormContinue reading “How do you stuff an Oreo inside a cookie?”

Delicious Cookies with a Dumb Name

I got this cookie recipe from my sister-in-law. Although at first I was skeptical of any recipe that did not contain what I consider the ESSENTIAL cookie ingredient –chocolate chips– it turned out that I LOVE these! Unfortunately, I think they need a different name. They are called… POTATO CHIP COOKIES 1 c butter 1Continue reading “Delicious Cookies with a Dumb Name”

S’mores Crescent Rolls

I pinned this twice. Inside the crescent roll, you are supposed to put chocolate chips, marshmallows, and graham cracker crumbs. Then roll it up and bake for 13 minutes at 375. The second version involved a muffin pan: Since I obviously really wanted to make these, last night I finally got started. I also made some stuffed crescent rolls for dinner whileContinue reading “S’mores Crescent Rolls”

Mayonnaise Chicken

I just had a little argument with spell-check over how many “n’s” are in mayonnaise. Also over how many “e’s” are in argument. (The answers are 2 and 1, respectively.) But I digress… My point was, I made baked chicken with mayo. The above image is from “The Real Housewives of Riverton.” Isn’t it pretty?Continue reading “Mayonnaise Chicken”