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Freezer Blueberry Muffins

What makes these “freezer” blueberry muffins? Aside from using frozen blueberries in the recipe, these muffins hold up beautifully if they’re frozen. If you’re in need of a quick breakfast (or a snack), pull one, two, or a few of these out of the freezer the night before. If you need a faster solution, simply… Read More Freezer Blueberry Muffins

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Cranberry Banana Bread

The story of cranberry banana bread: Post-Thanksgiving, cranberries were on sale at the store. How could I pass that up? I bought a bag without having a plan, just knowing that I’d do something with them. Three bananas were patiently waiting on our counter for someone to eat them. Instead of being eaten, they were… Read More Cranberry Banana Bread

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Gingerbread Muffins

Christmas baking season has begun! Here’s a recipe for gingerbread muffins to add to the mix.  These aromatic muffins are packed with flavor and warming spices. Whip up a batch of these and your home will smell amazing. A perk with these muffins is that while they’re great warm and fresh, they’re just as good… Read More Gingerbread Muffins

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Whole Wheat Cranberry Bars

Hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving filled with delicious food and spending time with loved ones! Now that Thanksgiving dinner is over, are you wondering what to do with extra cranberry sauce? These whole wheat cranberry bars solve your predicament! Leftover cranberry sauce is sandwiched between a sweet whole wheat and oat mixture in a… Read More Whole Wheat Cranberry Bars

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S’mores Cookie Bars

With the days getting shorter and the temperature dropping, it’s about the time of year that bonfires start popping up. And what’s one of the best parts about going to a bonfire? Toasting marshmallows over the fire for s’mores, of course! This easy recipe brings those s’mores flavors into cookie form. Cookie bars are a… Read More S’mores Cookie Bars

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Apple Pecan Crisp

This recipe is a great way to use some of the gorgeous apples that are in season right now. When I was at the grocery store the other day, they had a huge batch of Jonathan apples on sale and they were beautiful – perfect color and shine and they looked so fresh! So, I… Read More Apple Pecan Crisp

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Gingersnaps

These gingersnaps are great fall cookies! They’ve got cold weather spices and pair well with seasonal drinks like apple cider or whatever flavored latte suits your fancy. They are sweet and subtle while still providing a hint of gingery warmth. And they “disappear” awfully quickly. To my dismay, I’ve learned that some people consider gingersnaps… Read More Gingersnaps

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Pumpkin Muffins

In celebration of tomorrow being the first day of fall, here is a recipe for pumpkin muffins! These are lightly spiced with warm autumnal spices and do actually taste pumpkin-y, which I consider to be a plus. It seems like so many fall-centric “pumpkin” items don’t taste remotely like pumpkin, but these do in a subtly… Read More Pumpkin Muffins

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Sweet Cornbread

When I say “sweet” cornbread, I mean it. This is unquestionably sweet. Confession: I like savory or spicy cornbread just as much as I like sweet. However, I grew up with a mom and then married a man who are all about the (very) sweet cornbread. So, here it is. For my taste buds, I don’t… Read More Sweet Cornbread