Old Fashioned Oatmeal Raisin Muffins

One of my greatest places to find recipe ideas is my late Mom’s recipe box. It is one of the resources I am using to write my first cookbook of family recipes. Yes, I’ve finally starting work in ernest on the cookbook I’ve been planning for years! I have been gathering notes and writing snippets for ages but Read More…

Applesauce Raisin Pecan Muffins

I love muffins made with healthy, wholesome ingredients and my Applesauce Raisin Pecan Muffins really fit the bill. They make a delicious breakfast or snack and are very portable so perfect for packed lunches. I can’t lie, Applesauce Raisin Pecan Muffins do taste best with homemade applesauce – and the advantage to homemade applesauce is Read More…

Baking with Yogurt

Everyone knows that yogurt is a great healthy snack, but did you know that it also makes baked goods extra moist and delicious? Using different flavour yogurts can really enhance cakes, muffins and even pies. I often bake with yogurt and frequently use Rachel’s Organic Yogurt. Recently Rachel’s Organic sent me two new flavours to Read More…

My Mom’s Blueberry Muffins

There are so many recipes for blueberry muffins out there it would probably be impossible to count them but I think this is one of the best. It’s easy, amazingly delicious, and out of season you can use frozen blueberries with no problems whatsoever. My Mom’s Blueberry Muffin recipe takes a grand total of about Read More…