Category: Breads and Muffins

Lemon Lavender Pound Cake

My Lemon and Lavender Pound Cake is the perfect dessert for your spring table. This super moist pound cake is given a zing of flavor from fresh lemon zest and read more

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Oatmeal Cinnamon Chocolate Chip Scones

Every Thursday morning, my girl friends and I gather for tea and scones before work. We started our little tradition to ensure we would have time to see each other as our lives become more hectic. Work, significant others, travel, family events, whatever the reason, as we’ve aged it seems harder and harder to assemble. read more

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Pumpkin Cupcakes with Maple Glaze

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These little pumpkin cupcakes scream fall. They are moist, sweet and covered in a glaze that is generously spiced with cinnamon. I add pumpkin seeds for a little crunch and a festive flourish. Use your farmer owned ingredients, make some for your fall gathering and watch them disappear! read more

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Blueberry Coffee Cake Muffins

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These muffins were the product of indecision. One morning I agreed to bake something for a girl’s breakfast and movie group I belong to and I couldn’t decide if I wanted to make blueberry muffins or coffee cake. read more

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Cinnamon Buns

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Some of my earliest memories of cooking involve breakfast. I remember watching as my dad flipped bacon with a knife and fork and tenderly cooked over-easy eggs. If it was a special occasion my mom would pop open a tube of store-bought cinnamon rolls and my brother and I would usually fight over the last one. read more

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Irish Soda Bread

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Many people associate St. Patrick’s Day with green beer and time to party, but in my house it’s a time to celebrate our Irish heritage with traditional Emerald Isle foods. One of my favorite Irish bites is Soda Bread. read more

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