Mexican Chocolate Popcorn

  Freshly popped popcorn dusted with cocoa powder + cinnamon and drizzled with melted chocolate makes this Mexican Chocolate Popcorn the perfect twist on a classic movie night snack! My family can toss back a serious amount of popcorn on movie night.  So what’s our favorite topping?  It’s definitely not a unanimous vote! My husband […]

Pistachio Brownie Brittle

I turned my favorite brownie recipe into brownie brittle!  Then I bumped it up a notch by adding chopped pistachios and dark chocolate chips.  PERFECTION! What started out as a challenge to improve upon the stale, tasteless store bought brownie brittle purchased in a moment of weakness just became one of my favorite recipes!!!  Here’s […]

Chocolate Covered Caramels

  So yeah…’s been awhile!  The craziness of life and the pressure to do more, be more, etc. has been really getting this mama down these days. 🙁 November was not a good month for me.  Sadly I realized my blog was a major contributor to my unhappiness.  How is that possible?!?!  What started off […]

Honey Popcorn Balls

I have a love/hate relationship with Halloween.  Don’t get me wrong, I LOVE dressing up the kiddos and carving jack o’lanterns.  I could do without the haunted houses and the sugar highs though.  I had a terrifying experience at a haunted prison in college, and I’m pretty sure it scarred me for life.  Luckily my […]

‘Green Eggs and Ham’ Chocolate + Bacon Bark

Pearls + Girls is kicking off March with some kid friendly recipes!  First up, a twist on ‘Green Eggs and Ham’ to celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday!  This chocolate + bacon bark will be ready for snacking in less than one hour!  Graham crackers sandwiched between layers of dark and white chocolate, sprinkled with green scrambled […]