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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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Pancakes for Two

Today I am going to share my great-grandma Mabel’s recipe for pancakes for two! Every time I make it, I worry that maybe there won’t be quite enough, and every time I make it we always have extras. So I can assure you that it is pancakes for two with hearty appetites. 🙂 (And the… Read More Pancakes for Two

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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

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“Leftover” Banana Bread (with Buttermilk and Chocolate Chips!)

This recipe is a great way to use up leftovers! Not that chocolate chips are ever to be considered leftovers. The leftovers in question are a partial carton of buttermilk and some past-their-prime bananas. This recipe is quick to mix together and doesn’t dirty up too many dishes, the only “problem” is waiting for it to bake… Read More “Leftover” Banana Bread (with Buttermilk and Chocolate Chips!)

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Orange Scones

This recipe came out of curiosity. You see, there’s a certain Bread Company that has these delicious orange scones that I really, really like. And my new address is only eight minutes away from these scones. Eight minutes! Weekly visits were not a big deal, but I wanted to see if I could make them… Read More Orange Scones