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

Banana and Nutella Hand Pies Dessert

Nutella Banana Hand Pies on parchment paper

A combination of banana and Nutella in a hand held pie? Yes, please!     These hand pies are sweet little treats that are perfect for a school lunch, a simple dessert or a quick on the go snack.  Combining the rich creamy chocolate flavor of Nutella and banana in a flaky buttery pastry crust,Read more

Affogato – A Coffee Dessert

Want coffee and dessert, all in one? Try this delightful mix of coffee and gelato in this Affogato!     While we are totally passionate about cocktails, we are also very passionate about coffee! Our favorite way to start the morning and chase away the cobwebs is to start the day with a strong cupRead more