Breakfast & Brunch · Desserts

Nutella Cinnamon Sugar Muffins

My dad told me I needed to be more social and it kind of hit home for whatever reason. But I have a confession/proclamation: I’m awkward in social scenarios. Throw in a little nervous and shy and well, that’s me.  Take a house party for example —  please dear God, let there be a pet. Play… Continue reading Nutella Cinnamon Sugar Muffins

Breakfast & Brunch · Desserts

Apple Pear Cardamom Muffins with Salted Caramel

Ohh.. you sexy thing. Yes, I am flirting with my food.  Would you please give me a little privacy? Here’s a lovely muffin that sums up all the deliciousness involved with Fall. While the muffin is quite good sans le caramel, the caramel adds that extra drool-factor and will have you licking the plate– and bowl for… Continue reading Apple Pear Cardamom Muffins with Salted Caramel

Breakfast & Brunch · Desserts

Spiced Apple Pumpkin Muffins

It may be pumpkin season but in our backyard, it’s apple season. Our apple tree is producing its last batch of Fall apples before Winter approaches. As usual, we have too many apples for our own good (and for our family, neighbors, coworkers good!) I didn’t even see any fat squirrels hoarding the tasty treats.… Continue reading Spiced Apple Pumpkin Muffins

Breakfast & Brunch · Desserts

Chocolate-Dipped Banana Chocolate Muffins

Dipped, not frosted. I’m not sure how the crazy idea of dipping muffins in chocolate came to be (still in truffle mode, I guess?)… but it turned out fabulously. I was tempted to dip the whole thing in chocolate but didn’t have enough (next time!)  Watch out ho-hos. Ingredients 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour 3/4… Continue reading Chocolate-Dipped Banana Chocolate Muffins