You have to be living under a rock to think that muffins are the good-for-you breakfast food that we so desperately want them to be. They may be packed with fruits and nuts but there are also copious amount of butter and sugar. Diet food they are not. Exactly how did they earn the Healthy Breakfast Badge? A good PR?...more

Blueberry Muffin Trifle at ...more

Chocolate Coconut Muffins

Delicious muffins, easy to make, with chocolate and coconut making a perfect pair.

Apples & Honey

In the Christian Orthodox Faith we do a lot of Fasting - our Fast is always a strict vegan diet - animal products are not allowed. It is now 6 weeks before Orthodox Christmas (January 7th) and we have begun to Fast. One of the most challenging things about Fast is that you have to get really creative with a limited amount of food ingredients. As of late though so many vegan recipe blogs have come out that the challenge is not as challenging anymore. Although I did find out that vegans don't eat Honey - when we Fast, we count on our Honey... a lot!...more

Meatloar in Disguise

I just discovered that muffins are not just for breakfast or snacks anymore. I was at Trader Joe’s and saw, in their freezer section, Meatloaf Muffins. Say what! They were cute tiny rounds of meatloaf with a layer of spinach and a dollop of mashed potatoes on top....more

Ugh...brown bananas!


Thank you for the tip, Amanda.  I will definitely try that next time.  I always feel a ...more

Raisin Bran Muffins

Raisin Bran Muffins ...more