Whole Wheat Peanut Butter Banana Nut Muffins!

Which Banana Muffins to make? Once again, Lynn bought bananas. And when they became too ripe, he wanted me to make Banana Nut Muffins. Not just any banana muffins, these had to be HEALTHY banana nut muffins! Well, with bananas and nuts, that's pretty healthy, don't you think? But, as I looked through Pinterest, I found a banana nut muffin recipe from Ask the Food Geek that had whole wheat flour and peanut butter. Whole wheat flour takes banana nut muffins to a whole 'nuther level, if you know what I mean:) Making the Whole Wheat Peanut Butter Banana Nut Muffins . . . I only made three changes in the original recipe for these muffins: I used 2% milk instead of almond milk I used crunchy peanut butter (the original recipe just … [Read more...]

Best Banana Recipes for using Ripe Bananas!

What do you do? What do you do when you have over ripe bananas? You know, the bananas that have ripened beyond the point of anyone wanting to eat them. Do you throw them in the trash? Do you freeze them to bake with on another day? Or, do you choose to use them to make something delicious for your family that day? If you are like me, you have done all three! But I try to either bake something with them or freeze them for using later. Because I found myself in this place, with 5 over ripe bananas, I decided to compile a list of 12 of our favorite banana recipes that you can use them in. There are recipes for muffins, breads, cookies, and more. Check them out, and let me know what you think! Leave a comment with which is your … [Read more...]

Banana Nut Streusel Muffins for Breakfast or Snack!

Banana Nut Streusel Muffins . . . delicious for breakfast or snack! Have you ever had overripe bananas and wondered what to do with them? Well that was me today. So, I decided to search Pinterest, the internet, and different bloggers I follow to get some ideas as to what to make with them. I didn't want to make a banana bread, and muffins seemed to call my name. One of the recipes I found was for Banana Macadamia Nut Muffins on the Brown Eyed Baker's blog. I also found another banana muffin with streusel on another site. So, I combined the two and make a Banana Nut Streusel Muffin, and it turned out to be delicious!!! Making the Banana Nut Streusel Muffins . . . I made some changes to Michelle's recipe, because I either didn't have … [Read more...]