muffins

Foods for the Soul
Tropical Surprise Mini Muffins

Apr 10, 2014
Tropical Surprise Mini Muffins

Tender coconut muffins filled with juicy pineapple pieces. You won’t miss the fat and calories in this easy, lightened up recipe!     Sometime during my childhood, a grandparent or family friend wrapped up a copy of Pretend Soup, a cookbook for preschoolers and young children, for my birthday gift. Each recipe spanned four...

Foods for the Soul
Dark Chocolate Ginger Pear Muffins

Feb 22, 2014
Dark Chocolate Ginger Pear Muffins

An easy recipe for tender muffins studded with juicy pears, dark chocolate, and ginger shortbread. A surprisingly healthy & low fat breakfast treat!     After three weeks of procrastinating, I finally resolved to stop by the bank before it…

Read more →


The Sacramento Bee
Recipes: Herbed goat cheese and fig muffins

Recipes: Herbed goat cheese and fig muffins

These sweet-and-savory muffins use dried figs, which fortunately are available year-round.Prep time: 20 minutes Cook time: 25 minutes Makes 12 muffins Recipe from Alison Ladman of the Associated Press INGREDIENTS 2 1/4 cups a...

Baked Bree
Recipe: Maple oatmeal muffiins

Apr 22, 2013
Recipe: Maple oatmeal muffiins

I am sitting on my couch watching the Today show and trying to get my act together. After the craziness of last week, it is nice to be watching the news and hearing good, uplifting stories. My house is a mess, we had a busy weekend, and I am having a hard...

Crazy for Crust
Recipe: Skinny chocolate muffins

Apr 8, 2013
Recipe: Skinny chocolate muffins

Want a satisfying muffin with only 102 calories? These Skinny Chocolate Muffins pack 3.5 grams of protein and you can still have chocolate for breakfast! So I started working with a personal trainer. I’ve always resisted doing it, but I switched gyms and it came with a really great deal on 3 sessions, so...

Crazy for Crust
Recipe: Peanut butter Cadbury mini egg muffins

Mar 15, 2013
Recipe: Peanut butter Cadbury mini egg muffins

You need these Peanut Butter Cadbury Mini Egg Muffins for breakfast! A fluffy peanut butter muffin is stuffed full of chopped Cadbury Mini Eggs for a punch of chocolate. These are the best breakfast yet! I am so over daylight savings time, and it just started. I really, really don’t see the point. All...

In Search of the Finer Things
Recipe: Carrot ginger muffins

Recipe: Carrot ginger muffins

Sigh. How I love muffins. They freeze well and make a perfect breakfast or snack on the go. They're easy to make and easy to make healthy! I just can't get enough.Several months ago, I received the quarterly newspaper from my local Natural Foods Co-Op ...

Sac Foodies
Recipe: Healthy carrot muffins

Jan 17, 2013

With a 15 month old that is exploring different food groups and rapidly realizing he isn’t the biggest fan of vegetables, I’m always looking for clever recipes to make sure he gets his daily serving of veggies.  I’ve found through trial and error that muffins can be a wonderful solution for such a problem. ...

Sacatomato
Recipe: Gluten-free fig muffins

-
Dec 31, 2012
Recipe: Gluten-free fig muffins

The minute the word gluten free is mentioned, many people walk away thinking heavy and tasteless.  That’s not the case with these muffins!  Figs, with their light, honey-like sweetness meld with other ingredients giving you a sweet savory experience.  They’re my inaugural project for Twelve Loaves. I met Jamie from Life’s A Feast last...

Baked Bree
Recipe: Panettone muffins

Dec 20, 2012
Recipe: Panettone muffins

Yesterday was a big day for me. I had LASIK. I have wanted it for ages, but it scared me to death. To the point where I went through all of the testing and everything 8 years ago and chickened out a few days before my surgery. I think that everything happens for a...



Newest Partners