Category Archives: Breads and Rolls

Strawberry Banana Streusel Muffins That Just Happen to be Gluten-Free

 Lest you think I’ve gone over to the dark healthy side and am no longer eating anything loaded with carbs and sugar, let me explain the reference to gluten-free in the title of this post.  Recently my sister and brother-in-law … Continue reading

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Cappuccino Muffins With Chocolate Chip Espresso Cream Cheese

What is it about heart-shaped things?  I just love them.  I guess I’m just a mushy girl.  But even if you took away the heart shape of these muffins and made them in normal cupcake papers, these are wonderful.  They … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Spice Dinner Rolls With Honey Butter

I cannot even tell you how happy I’ve been the last few weeks after making these rolls a couple of times.  I have almost grabbed people in the streets and the grocery store to tell them I successfully made dinner … Continue reading

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Raspberry Lemon Muffins

I have really been enjoying all the summer fruit, especially the berries that are sweet and ripe and less expensive right now. Most of the time I just eat them by the handful, but these raspberry lemon muffins are another … Continue reading

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Cinnamon Walnut Zucchini Bread or Baseball?

We have been having so much fun lately picking vegetables from our garden.  There are certain recipes I only make during this time.  I love cooking seasonally.  It makes you appreciate what you are eating, and we look forward to … Continue reading

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Deep Dish Garlic, Artichoke, and Spinach Pizza

One of my goals this year is to overcome my fear of yeast. Before, if a recipe would list yeast as one of the ingredients, I would immediately bypass it, because it intimidated me.  I have good reason for this fear, because anytime … Continue reading

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Melty, Caramelized Ham and Cheese Sliders

I have to say this is one of the strangest and yummiest recipes I have made.  I have had this recipe in my “to make” file for quite a while, but had never gotten around to trying it.  It was … Continue reading

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Green Chile Cornbread

I made this cornbread last week to go with our Smoky, Spicy Chili, and it was so good, I just had to share it with you. It contains green chiles so was perfect to go with it.  I have been making some … Continue reading

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How to Feel Like it’s Fall in Arizona and the World’s Best Pumpkin Bread Recipe

It’s not always easy to tell it’s fall here in Arizona.  The weather is still in the upper 90’s, and there aren’t any beautiful maple or oak trees turning red and gold around the valley. But we all know it’s fall.  You … Continue reading

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Melt in Your Mouth Blueberry Muffins with Streusel Topping

These muffins remind me of my childhood.  Somewhere along the way, our family bought a blueberry muffin mix that had streusel topping you added to it.  Being a family that loves sweets, these muffins quickly became one of our favorites.  I … Continue reading

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