Double Chocolate Kahlua Parfait with Bear Naked Custom Granola

Double Chocolate Kalhua Parfait With Bear Naked Granola

Make a custom granola chocolate parfait with this dessert!     Do you remember when Jeopardy had a special event that pitted their all time champions against Watson? Watson was a supercomputer developed to answer questions and revolutionize the way that industries would see the future? Soon we were hearing about Watson in medicine, weather,Read more

Halloween Oreo Monster Brownies

Halloween Oreo Monster Brownies

A fun treat for adults and kids alike, eat some Halloween dessert brownies with eyeballs on them!     When the calendar rolls around to October, our house starts to turn shades of orange and black, and our boys start talking about what what they are going to be on Halloween. Pretty soon, we haveRead more

Beer Brittle Chocolate Bark

Beer Brickle Chocolate Bar

A fantastic boozy and chocolate dessert, this beer brittle is also great as a gift.     Pretzels and beer are one of those food pairings that just about everyone enjoys. Another pairing is pretzels and chocolate. This recipe for Beer Brittle Chocolate Bark made me channel my inner Homer Simpson and say “Mmmmm BEER!!!!”Read more

Chocolate Coffee Stout Fudge Ripple No-Churn Ice Cream

Boozy Beer No Churn Ice Cream?! What? Yep, beer ice cream!     This summer has been exceptionally hot in Omaha this year, so whenever we can find a way to cool off, we jump at the opportunity. One way we have really enjoyed is making our own homemade ice cream, especially now that weRead more

20 Cocktails to get your Christmas party started!

The following 20 Christmas cocktails recipes will get you in the mood at your upcoming Christmas party! Lots of different flavors and choices! You will have a tough choice to pick just one!         A big thanks to all of our fellow bloggers for all the great Christmas Cocktail ideas!    Read more

Blondie Puppy Chow

A butterscotch twist on the classic Puppy Chow!     One of our kids’ favorite treats (we are pretty into it as well) is Puppy Chow, that lovely peanut butter and chocolate treat that is a delightful combination of sweet and crunchy.  We were getting ready for a play date with some of our boysRead more

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bars

A great dessert for any time of the year, but especially the fall, these pumpkin bars are so yummy!     Pumpkin recipes are all the rage these days, so when we ended up with some left over pumpkin after our Pumpkin Harvest Cocktail last week we decided we needed to find a great dessertRead more

Brandied Chocolate Manhattan – A Whiskey Cocktail

A chocolate version of a classic Manhattan with our brandied cherries.       We always are fans of the classics and the folks over at Cut Spike Distillery mentioned on Twitter that they were obsessing about Manhattans. They wanted another recipe to try, and of course it prompted us to finish up our experimentationRead more

Root Beer Whiskey Fudge Brownies

Whiskey brownies. Do I need to say more?     One of Mrs. Nom’s favorite childhood treats was a chocolate root beer float, so adding a bit of an adult twist to that combination only made sense when we had a bottle of Uncle Bob’s Root Beer Whiskey come into our possession, especially with whiskeyRead more

No Bake Chocolate Pot de Crème

Chocolate Pot de Creme in glasses, white spoons, slate board with corks in background

A decadent chocolate dessert that is perfect for sharing, or not! This Pot de Creme is great for a celebrating!     Valentine’s day is one of those days that calls for a bit of romance, and food can be a critical part in setting the stage for romance. In our house, having a romanticRead more