Gluten Free Recipe | Mocha Cake

Gluten Free Mocha Cake at happyhourprojects.com | One easy substitution makes this a GF recipe starring cocoa and coffee flavors

Hey friends!  I’ve got a real treat for you today.  Some of you may know that my husband has a gluten allergy, so I post gluten free recipes that the whole family likes from time to time.  Well he is especially excited about the tweaks I made to a chocolate cake recipe, adding brewed coffee […]

The Way to Her Heart Is Chocolate: 12 Chocolate Recipes

The Way to Her Heart Is Chocolate: 12 Great Recipes at www.happyhourprojects.com

Valentine’s Day s nearly here, and with that comes all things chocolate.  Or, at least in my house.  I can’t speak for every woman out there, but it’s good for a large percentage of the ones I know: the way to her heart is, in fact, chocolate.  Are we on the same page?  Good – […]

Easy Whoopie Pies

Mini Whoopie Pies at www.happyhourprojects.com

Okay, TGIF.  Seriously!  It’s been a crazy week here!  I’ve got a recipe to share with you today that’s both easy and fun to serve.  I’ve got a few miniature dessert recipes still to share from my dessert party a couple weekends ago – I was a crazy baking woman, and they’re all recipes worth […]

National Coffee Day: Chocolate-Covered Coffee Beans and Starbucks Verismo Brewer Giveaway

Chocolate Covered Coffee Beans at www.happyhourprojects.com #CoffeeBuzz

Guys, I’m so excited that Staples has sponsored TWO fabulous giveaways today to celebrate National Coffee Day! I have a great recipe to share with the hard-core coffeeists out there, and YOU have the chance to win one of two Starbucks Verismo home brewer systems!  First – the recipe.  I’m going to show you today […]

“I Promise” Mother’s Day Gift Bucket With Dove Dark Chocolate Promises

"I Promise" Mother's Day Gift Bucket with Dove Dark Chocolate Promises at www.happyhourprojects.com

Thank you DOVE® Dark Chocolate for sponsoring this post. My mom is going to love it! Mother’s Day is right around the corner, and if you’re still trying to decide on an inexpensive yet thoughtful gift, I definitely encourage you to try your hand at making your own!  If it just so happens that you […]

Mint Cookie Martini

Mint Cookie Martini at www.happyhourprojects.com

If you tuned into our last episode of Crafty Hour, you may have been curious about our Girl Scout Cookie cocktail!  Since shaking it up with my co-host Tara, I made a little tweak to the recipe that I like even better, and I’m going to share it here today.  I feel weird assigning booze […]

Chocolate Molded Candy Boxes

Molded Chocolate Candy Boxes at www.happyhourprojects.com

Today’s craft is a fun edible!  I picked up a Gift Box mold on a whim a while back, and finally put it to use as I get ready for making our annual Christmas sweets.  I didn’t invent this or anything – it’s just a regular Wilton brand mold, but I’ll give you a few […]