Muffin Mania: Sour Cream Pumpkin Muffins

Muffin Mania: Sour Cream Pumpkin Muffins

I almost always have sour cream in the fridge that we didn’t quite finish before it went past its expiration date. I don’t like to toss things out just because they’re a little past the date stamped on the container, but on the other hand I don’t want to be eating something that’s really bad [...]

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Save the Scraps - Vegetable or Bean Water

Save the Scraps – Vegetable or Bean Water

I put water, the steam basket and chopped vegetables in the pot. The veggies steam until tender, then I remove them for supper and dump the water out….down the drain it goes, never to be seen by me again. It’s green water if I cooked broccoli, asparagus or green beans and orange if it was [...]

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Muffin Mania: Quinoa Carrot Muffins

Muffin Mania: Quinoa Carrot Muffins

This is definitely the most unique muffin recipe I’ve tried, but they were all consumed within 2 days, so I think that’s a good sign! Ingredients: 1 cup cooked quinoa 1 cup brown sugar 1 cup whole wheat flour 1 cup white flour 1 tsp. baking soda 1/2 tsp. salt 1/2 cup canola oil 1/2 cup sour cream (yogurt [...]

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Save the Scraps - Blueberry Oatmeal Bread

Save the Scraps – Blueberry Oatmeal Bread

We all know that a giant canister of oatmeal can provide many healthy and filling breakfasts, but what if you make too much? What can you do with that oatmeal other than re-heating it or dumping it in the trash? I’ve faced this dilemma myself and have had fun experimenting with recipes. Today’s recipe is [...]

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Muffin Mania:Use Up Fruit Muffins

Muffin Mania:Use Up Fruit Muffins

Maybe that’s too long of a name for muffins, but it describes this recipe perfectly! Ingredients: 1 cup white flour 3/4 cup whole wheat flour 1/4 cup sugar (If you prefer sweeter muffins then you might want to increase this) 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 egg (beaten) 3/4 cup milk 1/4 cup [...]

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Muffin Mania: Pizza Muffins!

Muffin Mania: Pizza Muffins!

Today’s muffin mania is a little different from all the other ones I’ve done…it’s a savory muffin! These are perfect for picnics, lunch boxes, dish-to-pass meals, appetizers, snacks…you get the idea. And if you usually buy those bagel bite, pizza pocket, things, you can make these instead and save some moola and eat healthier! They’re [...]

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Muffin Mania: Orange Cranberry Muffins

Muffin Mania: Orange Cranberry Muffins

Do you still have cranberries in your freezer from when they were on sale over the holidays? This is a great way to use them! I got the recipe here from My Recipes. The only difference is that they put walnuts in it. Ingredients: 2 cups flour 1 cup sugar (reserve 1 TBS of this [...]

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Muffin Mania - Sweet Potato Muffins

Muffin Mania – Sweet Potato Muffins

You all know how much I love muffins, so I was pretty excited about a library book called Mad About Muffins by Dot Varton! I tweaked the sweet potato muffin recipe just a little and ended up making it this way: Ingredients: 2 C. white flour 1 c. whole wheat flour 4 tsp. baking powder [...]

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Muffin Mania ~ Cranberry Sauce Muffins

Muffin Mania ~ Cranberry Sauce Muffins

I can’t remember exactly where I got this recipe, but I think it was from the internet somewhere. Anyways…it’s now on a card in my recipe box and I pull it out around this time of year to use up leftover cranberry sauce…..well actually this year I made cranberry sauce just so I could make [...]

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Kitchen Tip Tuesday: How to Make Corn Tortillas

Kitchen Tip Tuesday: How to Make Corn Tortillas

Happy Kitchen Tip Tuesday! If you’re joining us from Tammy’s Recipes, I just want to say welcome and thanks so much for stopping by! I’m so excited to be able to host KTT for Tammy while she’s away! If you have Kitchen Tip to share please leave the link in the comments and I’ll add [...]

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