Got Dates? Try Banana or Apple Date Nut Muffins

Date nut bread is delicious and pretty easy to bake, but there are other fun alternatives worth trying. I made this Banana Date Nut Muffin recipe from Taste of Home, which was not too sweet and great for breakfast. I could have done with a little less oats than what the recipe called for—1/2 cup—but the outcomeContinue reading “Got Dates? Try Banana or Apple Date Nut Muffins”

Cranberry Apple Nut Bread and Cold-Weather Blues

I don’t like cold weather, which means I’m less than amused when late-Fall rolls around. To combat that feeling, I try to concentrate on the wonderful things that only happen during this time of year. Football. Holidays. Family Gatherings. And Autumn-inspired foods. That includes cranberries. Boy, do I love cranberries. I’ll take them dried andContinue reading “Cranberry Apple Nut Bread and Cold-Weather Blues”

Blueberry Sheet Pan Muffin Thingy

I decided to make some blueberry muffins, forgetting that I had thrown out my scuffed muffin pan. Can’t have muffins without a muffin pan. I found this recipe for Sheet Pan Muffins online. An interesting concept that seemed worth a try. And they only take 20 minutes to bake and 10 minutes to cool, as opposedContinue reading “Blueberry Sheet Pan Muffin Thingy”