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Coffee Break

This post is sponsored by Dunkin’ Donuts. All photos and opinions expressed are my own. I love donuts. And coffee.  I have been SO BUSY this year, y’all. Like unstoppably bananas crazy busy. Work, wedding, rescue stuff… 2016 has been a whirlwind. I actually don’t know where the time went. Does this mean I’m getting …

Kahlua Chocolate Truffles

Rich, smooth, and completely decadent homemade chocolate truffles with the coffee scented flavor of Kahlua rum & coffee liqueur. Kahlua Chocolate Truffles are the perfect sweet treat for the chocolate lovers in your life.  For someone that straight up adores chocolate, I feel like I don’t often share chocolate recipes with you. Shame on me. …

Black Forest Coffee Cake

Moist, buttery coffee cake with gooey cherry pie filling and bits of rich dark chocolate in every bite. Black Forest Coffee Cake makes a pretty addition to your breakfast or brunch table or a welcome companion for your afternoon coffee or tea. Who loves cake for breakfast?!!!! If you don’t I fear you have landed …

Chocolate Kahlua Doughnuts

Rich dark chocolate doughnuts topped with chocolate frosting and the delicious rum + coffee flavor of Kahlúa! Chocolate Kahlúa Doughnuts and Iced Kahlúa Coffee are a delicious way to shake up your summer routine.  This post was sponsored by Kahlúa to help promote their Summer Shake Up campaign. I was compensated for the content here, …

Coffee Rubbed Steak and Eggs

A simple flank steak rubbed with coffee, a little sweet, and a little spice. Served over a poached egg, warm herbed potatoes, and fresh greens, these coffee rubbed steak and eggs are the perfect hearty brunch dish. Could there BE a meal any better than brunch? (<<– bonus points if you got my 90’s sitcom …

Chocolate Kahlua Cookies with Cafe au Lait Frosting

It’s no secret that I ahhhdoooore coffee. I am pretty sure it gets an honorable mention in most of my little bios all over the web. It comes up in Facebook conversation more often than not, andI am always the first person up around here in the a.m. I put on the coffee and creep …

Starbucks Double Fudge Brownie

This copycat recipe for Starbucks Double Fudge Brownies is EASILY my all-time favorite. I am notoriously fickle about brownies and these are the perfect blend of cakey and fudgey. They are rich, loaded with chocolate, and have just a hint of coffee. You’ll love ’em.  UPDATE January 2018. This brownie recipe has remained one of …

Coffee Braised Pot Roast

Coffee Braised Pot Roast is a slow cooker recipe that will totally rock your socks off. This easy pot roast recipe will impress the coffee lovers in your life; it’s loaded with flavor and requires very little work!  I’m calling 2018 the year of the post makeover. This was originally published in January, 2012, when …