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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,…

Mutant Lemon Bars

If you have been following me on twitter, you know I have been a tad bit obsessed with lemons lately.  I blame being home during amazing weather.  And just not feeling like chocolate lately (*gasp* i know, i don’t know whats wrong with me EITHER). So I went to the grocery store and bought three…

The question I dread most: What’s for dinner?

I love food.  I really love good food.  Unfortunately, my favorite things to make involve lots of sugar and butter and well, baking.  As much as I think cake would be delicious for dinner, it’s really not.  It’s best after a savory meal! Our dinners generally consist of easy habits in very high rotation: Pasta…

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…