Tag Archives: Types of chocolate

Dark Chocolate Cherry Brownies

11 Sep

Hello! It’s been too long since I’ve posted ANYTHING! Blame school. Nothing says a B-E-A-Utiful, sunny, football-filled day than dark chocolate cherry brownies 🙂 Plus, you cannot beat the smell of your apartment while anything chocolatey bakes 🙂

Ingredients:

  • 3/4c. flour
  • 1c. sugar
  • 3/4c. cocoa powder
  • 1t. baking powder
  • 3/4t. salt
  • 1/3c. cherry preserves
  • 1/3c. water
  • 5T. butter
  • 1 egg & 1 egg white
  • 1/3c. chocolate chips (or more-no judging)

Prep:

  1. mix the first 5 ingredients together-set aside.
  2. combine in a saucepan cherry preserves, water, and butter-bring to a boil.
  3. add preserve mixture to flour mixture & stir.
  4. add egg and egg white-stir.
  5. add chocolate chips.

Bake at 350degrees for ~25 minutes. And….:D.

Too-much-mint-chocolate-chip-ice-cream-cake circuit

8 Aug

Whenever I come home, I swear I eat 10x more than I normally do-but that’s okay, since it’s my mom’s food..right? 🙂 Here’s a workout I completed the day after my 3 slices of cake (no shame)

  • 20 incline push-ups (toes)
  • 20 squat presses (12.5lbs)
  • 15/leg alternating lunges & biceps curls (12.5lbs)
  • 20 triceps dips
  • 5 minute elliptical intervals
  • 15 push-ups
  • 15 squat thrusts
  • 15/leg step ups (10lbs)
  • 15 mountain climbers
  • 5 minutes elliptical intervals
  • 60 second plank
  • 60 second bicycle
  • 15 v-ups
  • 60 second super(wo)man