Mini Banana Muffins with Coconut

Mini Banana Muffins with Coconut

This recipe for mini banana muffins with coconut was created for the reddit 52 weeks of baking challenge (Week 40: West Indies). For those of you who don’t remember your geography, the West Indies refers to a group of islands in the Caribbean including Jamaica, 

Oatmeal Blackberry Muffins

Oatmeal Blackberry Muffins

These oatmeal blackberry muffins are soft and moist, with big chunks of fresh blackberries and a cupful of cooked oatmeal that make them seem almost, well, healthy. Enjoy them for breakfast or a snack with only the tiniest bit of guilt.

Nutella Waffles

Nutella Waffles

Do nutella waffles really need an explanation? Especially if they’re topped with maple syrup, banana slices, and an extra spoonful of nutella?

Spinach and Feta Muffins

Spinach and Feta Muffins

These spinach and feta muffins are beautifully moist, balanced with salty and rich flavors, and packed with greens. It’s a great savory bake for those of you with picky eaters in your home.

Blackberry Lemon Bread

Blackberry Lemon Bread

This blackberry lemon bread is for all of you berry lovers, whether you pick your berries in a wild patch along the side of the road or as a mixed flat at the weekly Sunday market.

Sourdough Discard Apple Muffins

Sourdough Discard Apple Muffins

These sourdough discard apple muffins were requested by someone who asked me to create an apple muffin recipe packed with apples. Because fruit is an afterthought in too many recipes. Not true for these sourdough apple muffins, with 1 1/2 cups of apple in eight 

Red Velvet Beet Waffles

Red Velvet Beet Waffles

These red velvet beet waffles (beetroot waffles, if you prefer) were developed for the reddit 52 weeks of baking challenge, week 19: Veggies Turned Sweet. Bake something sweet with at least one vegetable as an an ingredient. Some of these challenges have been easy to 

Orange Zest French Toast

Orange Zest French Toast

I took a break from making sourdough and decided to make loaves of this Portuguese sweet bread for our sandwiches this week. As the bread baked in the oven, citrus aromas filled the house, and I dreamed of orange zest French toast.

Breakfast Apple Crisp with Almond Topping

Breakfast Apple Crisp with Almond Topping

This breakfast apple crisp is the end of apple recipes for now. It’s the end of my stash of those HunnyZ apples. And it’s almost strawberry and stone fruit season [dreams of summer fruit]. There are times for me when breakfast is grab and go. 

Loaded Ham and Cheese Waffles

Loaded Ham and Cheese Waffles

Facebook reminded me recently about these ham and cheddar waffles, which I first made a year ago. At the time I had thought they weren’t hammy or cheesy enough. I’ve nearly doubled the mix-ins in these loaded ham and cheese waffles – they’re probably more 

Orange Poppy Seed Waffles

Orange Poppy Seed Waffles

I have been wanting to make these orange poppy seed waffles for a while. So when kiddo woke me up at 4am this morning, and I couldn’t go back to sleep, it was time.

Chocolate Chip Scones

Chocolate Chip Scones

The making of this chocolate chip scones recipe today gave me an inkling of what contestants on the Great British Bake Off must go through. Because this week’s reddit 52 weeks of baking challenge was a timed challenge – 1 hour to bake!

Peanut Butter Waffles

Peanut Butter Waffles

Peanut butter waffles. Perfect for breakfast topped with strawberry jam and syrup. As a basis for a peanut butter and jelly sandwich. Or maybe even as dessert, topped with vanilla ice cream and hot fudge. I just might have to try that.

Homemade Granola

Homemade Granola

There are some things that everyone should make at least once. Granola is one of them. It’s easy. It’s endlessly customizable. And granola in the oven makes your home smell amazing.