Mocha-Chocolate Chip Cheesecake with Strawberries – Week 38

Family came in town last weekend, so I wanted to make sure I baked something extra special for the occasion.  Brian’s family is especially keen on coffee, so I decided to go with this rich and creamy coffee accented chocolate … Continue reading


I am just over halfway through my self-imposed Baking Challenge!  And let me tell you, this has been such a great experience.  Baking, blogging, making new friends, sharing my creations – it has been so much fun! When I first came … Continue reading

Milk Chocolate Cheesecake – Week 22

I knew I wanted to make a cheesecake this week, but I wasn’t quite sure what kind to attempt.  My only stipulation – chocolate needed to be involved in some way.  So, I narrowed the recipes down to Boston Creme, … Continue reading

White Chocolate Cheesecake – Week 6

Mmmm, cheesecake.  Cheesecake has always been reserved for special occasions; it was never a treat that we just happened to have around the house.  But, when Mom did make cheesecake, it never lasted very long.  I still think (and I … Continue reading