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...]

Spiced Sugar and Cinnamon Apple Muffins!

Muffins for our Chef Candace Breakfast for Dinner Party . . . Tonight we had our Chef Candace "Breakfast for Dinner" Party. It was a dinner/staff meeting where everyone brought something that would be a "breakfast food". After going through several cookbooks, I decided to make these Spiced Sugar and Cinnamon Apple Muffins. It's almost fall, and I had some apples, so why not? The recipe for these muffins was in my "Katy's Korner" cookbook from the 1980's. Katy's Korner was a tearoom in Eureka Springs, Arkansas during that time. Every year,  Mama and Daddy, my sister and her children, and me and my children, would take a weekend trip there to see the Passion Play, the Christ of the Ozarks, and to eat at Katy's Corner. It was such a … [Read more...]

Streusel Oatmeal Sweet Potato Muffins for breakfast or snack!

Mama and Sweet Potatoes . . . Mama loves sweet potatoes! In fact, that may be the understatement of the year. LOL!!! So, when Candace saw all the frozen sweet potatoes in her freezer, she sent me a recipe for Mama and I to make Streusel Oatmeal Sweet Potato Muffins. And, we made them last week! Mama and I have made several sweet potato recipes over the last few years. Some of our favorites are Sweet Potato Chess Pie, Sweet Potato Bread with Streusel Topping, Mama's Sweet Potato Pie, and the Maple Cinnamon Sweet Potato Bread, which we also made the same day as these muffins. All of these recipes are really good, and many are family favorites! Candace found this recipe on Pinterest from Kate in the Kitchen. Her pictures were not with the … [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...]