Brown Sugar Cinnamon Muffins

These brown sugar muffins are one of my "go to" muffin recipes. My kids love them for breakfast or a snack and I always double the recipe. You can freeze these brown sugar muffins or pack the leftovers in their lunchbox. When I created this recipe I had an oven that always cooked things quicker than most ovens. Please adjust your baking time accordingly. If you are making regular sized … [Read more...]

White Chocolate Candy Cane Donuts

Are you looking for a fun and festive breakfast idea this holiday season? One of my favorite holiday traditions is donuts on Christmas Eve morning. Some years we buy donuts but when I'm feeling ambitious the kids and I make homemade donuts. Even though purchasing donuts is easier, I think homemade donuts taste SO MUCH BETTER! Plus, you can customize them to make your favorite flavors, and for … [Read more...]

Gluten-Free Strawberry Lemon Muffins

By contributing writer Tessa These gluten-free strawberry lemon muffins with tart bits of strawberries studded throughout are AMAZING! Fresh strawberry season gets extended around here when the California ones start to come to market in late winter or early spring. One of my favorite fruits of all times, strawberries are low in sugar and high in antioxidants, vitamins, minerals, and fiber. Even … [Read more...]

Paleo Sweet Almond Bread

By contributing writer Tessa Bread without grains? Seems unlikely, but this Paleo Sweet Almond Bread really satisfies any carb or bread craving you may have if you ever cut grains from your diet! Even if you CAN eat grains, this simple quick bread is delicious in its own right and worthy of a slather of butter and homemade jam! This bread toasts beautifully, and the almond flour is subtly sweet … [Read more...]

New York Style Coffee Cake Crumb Muffins

These New York Style Coffee Cake Crumb Muffins actually have a little coffee in them, and they're topped with a cream cheese glaze. You'll love them as part of your breakfast, for a coffee break, or even as dessert. And the addition of ground hazelnut makes them perfect to have with hazelnut coffee! If you're a fan of muffins, you might also enjoy Hearty Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Muffins, … [Read more...]

Pumpkin Dinner Rolls

At our home, we have a pretty traditional Thanksgiving. We eat turkey, cranberry sauce, mashed potatoes, and plenty of dessert. We also take lots of naps. This year I've decided to shake things up just a bit. I'll be smoking our turkey, because the flavor is indescribably delicious, and we'll be serving these Pumpkin Dinner Rolls to dazzle the whole family. These dinner rolls get their amazing … [Read more...]