Tag Archive: baking

chocolate & oat coated banana

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Here in the DC area, we are experiencing a bit of a heat wave. And by ‘a bit’ i mean OMG IT’S GOING TO BE 115 TOMORROW AND I HAVE WINDOW UNITS! not that I am panicking or standing in front of said window unit when holding the heater the baby.  Who has decided that…

Blueberries and whole wheat, now with extra deliciousness

  Since they keep talking about how blueberries have all these anti-oxidants and healthy things, I decided I needed to find a way to eat more.  So, naturally, I decided to make… BLUEBERRY MUFFINS! You know how most people say cooking is easy and you can change things out with out much damage but baking,…

Grandma’s Pumpkin Loaf transformed into MUFFINS!

One of my favorite things about visiting my grandmother during the holidays was her pumpkin bread.  I don’t remember having it anywhere else and it was SO SO SO yummy!  We would have a slice (or three) for breakfast, snacks, desert, you name it! I don’t know why it never occurred to me to make…

Lime and Blueberry Squares

I had a package of blueberries and a couple of limes.  What can you make with blueberries and a couple of limes?   modified lemon bar!!! I started with a recipe from my very favorite, King Arthur Flour, for Lemon Squares. Since I didn’t actually have any lemons, I decided the sensible solutions was to use…