Quick Breads

Healthy Apple Bran Muffins

February 19, 2014
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These apple bran muffins are easy to make with ingredients that you probably already have in your pantry. Low in fat and high in fiber — they’ll make a great breakfast for your whole family! I’m always looking for healthy breakfasts that I can prep ahead of time and quickly pull out in the mornings […]

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Healthier Pumpkin Bread

September 30, 2013
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This pumpkin bread is so moist and perfect, you’d never guess that it wasn’t 100% indulgent. Have you noticed I have a thing about making breads healthier? The main reason is that I love eating breads like this one (or the chocolate banana bread I posted last week!) for breakfast. It’s still a treat in […]

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Whole Wheat Reduced-Fat Chocolate Banana Bread

September 23, 2013
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This chocolate banana bread is (almost) guilt-free and is a perfect way to start your morning. Tastes great with coffee! Banana bread is a classic, isn’t it? It is everyone’s go-to recipe when they have a pile of brown bananas siting on the counter top that no one wants to eat. We go through bananas […]

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Chocolate Chip Buttermilk Muffins

May 9, 2013
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Cocktail? Check. Egg dish? Check. Carbs? Completely necessary to every great brunch. And this happens to be brunch week if you’re just tuning in. But back to the carbs. Muffins, scones, bagels, pastries, I don’t really care–give me one of each. Bonus points if they have chocolate, which these muffins do. Now, you could make […]

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Herbed Buttermilk Biscuits

April 12, 2013
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  You guys know Nikki? She writes the blog Seeded at the Table. I just adore Nikki, so when I heard some of her blogging buddies were going to throw her a virtual baby shower, I of course said, “Count me in!” It’s party-central around here lately. Nikki is having a sweet baby boy–her second! […]

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Cookie Butter “Chip” Muffins

February 13, 2013
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I got the crazy idea to make chips out of cookie butter. As in chocolate chip type chips (not the potato variety!) except made out of cookie butter. I thought I would bake something with them. I almost didn’t. They tasted really good straight out of the freezer. E agreed. Melt in your mouth amazingness. […]

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Whole Wheat Banana Streusel Muffins {guest post}

January 4, 2013
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I am just loving these Friday guest posts–I hope you all are too! Today we have Caroline from Chocolate & Carrots. I just love Caroline and her blog and her cutie baby boy, Liam. I seem to love every. single. recipe. that Caroline posts on her site. For a little taste of her food, check […]

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Maple-Stout Quick Bread

November 26, 2012
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Did everyone have a nice Thanksgiving? I hope so! I’m sure all the bloggers will be posting recipes for leftovers today, or maybe a nice healthy salad.  Me–I’m getting my beer fix in the form of bread. (Disclaimer–no…I do not really need a beer “fix.” At least not today.) It is sorta healthy though, as far […]

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Blueberry Wheat Bran Muffins

November 1, 2012
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I love muffins. Who doesn’t love muffins? Do you favor the top of the muffin or the bottom? I’m a fan of the top. Does anyone prefer the bottom? These muffins are hearty because of the whole wheat flour and wheat bran. They’ll leave you feeling full and satisfied–a great way to start the day […]

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White Cornmeal Cornbread {+cookbook giveaway}

April 4, 2012
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I’m starting a book review series starting TOMORROW. Please keep in mind that I am using the word “series” extremely loosely and reserving ALL rights to get sick of it and change my mind. However, today you get a sneak peek at the general format of the series because the nice people from Lodge Cast […]

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