Campfire Rocky Road Brownies

Campfire Rocky Road Brownies | From SugarHero.com

Are you a camper? A glamper? A five-star-hoteller with a fondness for room service? No matter your preferred relaxation style, I promise these Campfire Rocky Road Brownies, made with toasted marshmallows and smoked almonds, are totally your preferred eating style. Unless you hate chocolate, or marshmallows, or almonds, or happiness. Hm, this intro quickly took…

Black Sesame Shortbread Cookies

Black Sesame Shortbread Cookies | From SugarHero.com

So this was going to be a pre-Christmas “cookies for a cookie exchange!” post. Then it was going to be a “fancy cookies for a New Year’s party!” post. Now it’s basically an “ooof it’s hard to get back into the swing of things and why can’t we all just get paid to read novels…

Best of SugarHero 2014

Best of SugarHero 2014

Happy last-day-of-the-year, folks! All you cool kids probably have plans to party like it’s 1999. I myself am a wizened old lady who is battling the plague (or maybe just a really bad virus) so I’ll be showing myself to bed at a reasonable hour and reminiscing about my youthful New Year’s Eve escapades. Ah,…

Cherry Hot Chocolate

Cherry Hot Chocolate | From SugarHero.com

Merry Christmas Eve, most beloved internet friends! We’ve abandoned our usual sunny home and are having ourselves a genuinely white Christmas this year, playing in the snow, making snowmen, and, it must be said, shivering in our boots. Asher is at a magical age where everything is new and exciting and he really understands the…

Snow Globe Cupcakes with Gelatin Bubbles

Snow Globe Cupcakes | From SugarHero.com

I’ve been dreaming and scheming about these snow globe cupcakes for over a month now. It took a lot of experimenting, several last-minute gelatin purchases, some late-night disasters, and a few choice words mumbled under my breath, but at last, this Christmas dessert finally lives up to the idea in my head! The cupcakes themselves…

Candy Cane Chocolate Cake

Candy Cane Chocolate Cake | From SugarHero.com

Is there such a thing as too many peppermint desserts this time of year? If you said yes, show yourself to the door. Peace out. For the rest of us, let’s get this red and white party started! Fresh on the heels of Monday’s Chocolate Truffle Peppermint Crunch Cookies, I bring you the reddest, whitest,…

Chocolate Truffle Peppermint Crunch Cookies

Chocolate Truffle Peppermint Crunch Cookies | From SugarHero.com

I’ve heard a rumor that it’s cookie season. I’ve also heard that it’s peppermint season, and gift-giving season, and “calories, shmalories” season. Huzzah! I made these Chocolate Truffle Peppermint Crunch Cookies as part of the Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap. It’s a fun blogging event organized by Lindsay and Julie, and the concept is simple:…

Hazelnut Hot Chocolate On A Stick

Hazelnut Hot Chocolate On A Stick | From SugarHero.com

December is winning, you guys. Not in the “#winning!” sense, but in the “I feel like I’ve been beaten with the big heavy holiday stick, and I am not fighting back” sense. Real talk? I’m bushed. Whining about work has got to be tied with weather talk in the competition for Things No One Cares…

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