The Miracle of Cinnamon!

It's rare that we read about something that taste really good to find out that it's healthy for us, too. Cinnamon is both of these things....more
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Cinnamon Crescent Rolls

First let me start off by saying that I am so glad that immediately after pulling these out of the oven  I put 2 aside to take this picture!  By the time I had actually taken the picture, my husband already eaten THREE of the 8 that I made!!! I mean, I knew they were going to be good, but give it a minute!!...more

Cinnamon Applesauce Bread

It’s finally mid-March and spring is just around the corner (or so I’m telling myself). The weather this past week has been crazy! Monday started off nice, with temperatures in the upper 40’s. Snow was beginning to melt and I could see brown patches of grass showing up everywhere. But I had to remind myself not to get too excited, because after all, this is Chicago weather. By Wednesday, we got hit with yet another snowstorm. And  do you know what’s even harder to believe? On Friday, temperatures were in the mid 50’s, and then today, back to the 20’s....more

Mini Cinnamon Rolls

Quick and easy, Mini Cinnamon Rolls are made without yeast, so they can be prepared in minutes. Since there is no yeast in the recipe, there is no need for kneading and proofing. Also, you don’t need any special pan or muffin tin to make these sweet little buns. Simple roll the dough into a long string, cut into 1 inch pieces and bake on your regular baking sheet. To make it easier to understand how to make these homemade cinnamon roll bites, I included several photos of step-by-step process. more......more

Sea Salt Caramel, Cinnamon & Vanilla Butter

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Classic Cinnamon Coffee Cake


Cinnamon Buns with a Sticky, Yummy, Unforgettable Glaze that makes you Glad You’re Alive, Glaze

Tis the season for baking but the amount of butter and sugar in cinnamon buns is really, really not helping anyone's waistline.   So I set out to change the world of naughty cinnamon buns and this is what I came up with.   These are gooey and yummy without being overly sweet.  Since I added a super sweet glaze, I was able to cut a lot of sugar out of the dough and the rolls, and you can't even tell!

Cinnamon and Cloves Make a Great Apple Cider

Apple cider is an excellent drink for those cool fall and winter evenings.Spice it up a bit for a great smelling house and an even better drink. Adults – fell free to mix a little whisky or burbon for some kick.Here’s what you will need:Apple Cider4-6 Cinnamon Sticks1 Tbsp Cloves1-2 Lemons, slicedPour one gallon of cider into a large pot. Add cinnamon sticks, cloves, and lemons....more

Cinnamon Roll Dutch Apple Pie

Cinnamon Roll Dutch Apple Pie I decided to try a new apple recipe and came across a recipe that used refrigerated cinnamon roll dough for the crust, of an apple pie.View Post...more

Cinnamon Roll Twists: Make Ahead and Freeze

If you enjoyed my Kanelbulle recipe, then you are going to love these Swedish Cinnamon Roll Twists. They are fun to make and look different than your typical cinnamon roll. Best of all, they freeze well. Just allow them to cool after baking and place them into freezer bags. When you are ready to enjoy one, just warm in a microwave for 20 to 30 seconds....more
These look great!more