A dessert. An antidepressant. A favorite indulgence. Since its discovery thousands of years ago, chocolate has become many things to many people. The Mayan people crushed the seeds of the chocolate (cacao) tree and mixed them with spices to make a fr... Read more
Chocolate and moderation used in the same sentence? I know, it sounds crazy! But these calorie-controlled chocolate fixes will satisfy your cravings without putting a dent in your calorie budget. No longer do you need to resort to fat-laden, triple-c... Read more
For years, you’ve tried to break it off. You’re certain this relationship is wrong, even sinful. But try as you might, you just can’t end it—your willpower inevitably crumbles, and you always go back for more.
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It’s happened to all of us: The 13 x 9 pan filled with brownies calls to you. ''Eat me!'' it pleads. You comply and take a sliver. And then another. Then another. Suddenly, half the pan has disappeared and even the dog is judgin... Read more
If you’re watching your calorie intake, the most problematic part of your anatomy may be your sweet tooth. Our bodies are hard-wired for an attraction to sweet foods since sweetness signals that we’re taking in the calories (energy) neede... Read more
I really need to have a piece of tiramisu or cheesecake or some German chocolate ice cream the heat is not helping my graving they are no longer wants they are now at need level must have level I'm going crazy level... Read more
Anyone here a dark chocolate lover? I'm a recent convert and I find, to my surprise that I LOVE Ghirardelli's Intense Mango Sunset, 72% cocoa. It's rich, creamy and I think, good for me. (?) Here's hoping, because it's amazing. Just curious if a... Read more
Chocolate can elevate your energy levels. It has been said that Chocolate can improve anemia, awaken the appetite, aid in digestion, improve longevity, & even increase sexual appetite. Hey, give your man some chocolate!!! Chocolate does contain sugar... Read more
Over the years I have earned that cutting out chocolate is dangerous. I have tried to be very strict. No chocolate. No sugar. What happened when I did that was I binged on chocolate. I would start to shake and get fuzzy brained. I would lose focus an... Read more
Chocolate is heavenly, not just as a sweet treat, but also as an ingredient that adds flavor and richness to a variety of cuisines. It also contains a wide assortment of vitamins and minerals, including potassium, sodium, iron, fluorine and... Read more
Valentine's Day is fast approaching. Whether you're celebrating with a sweetie or you're celebrating with friends, you're probably going to encounter sweets and treats, particularly chocolate. In honor of the day, the dailySpark is giving you a choco... Read more
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