Red, White & Blueberry Muffins

Red white blue muffins

The Story: Somedays I admit embarrassing things–today is one of those days.  The weather here in Oregon is sunny one day and rainy the next.  Some cloudy mornings I just don’t want to get out of bed.  So when my alarm goes off, I pull the covers up over my head and play Fine By [Read more...]

Almond Poppy Seed Muffins

Almond Poppyseed Muffins

The Story:          I cannot tell you how much chocolate, peppermint and eggnog I have had in the last week.  I thought it was time to introduce my taste buds to a few other flavors that aren’t so prominent around Christmas time.  Almond Poppy Seed Muffins: 3 eggs 1 ½ cups white sugar ½ cup [Read more...]

Mega Morning Glory Muffins

Morning Glory Muffins

The Story:          I had one goal: To survive finals week.  I started my job at a bakery this week, which meant leaving my apartment at 6:15 in the mornings, and I also had to take at least one final every day.  Time to eat?  I wasn’t sure if that was going to happen.          [Read more...]

Chocolate Costco Muffins

Chocolate Costco Muffins

The Story:             Do you remember those big school or family functions when you would see that glorious selection of Costco Muffins?  Usually the parents would cut them in half or even in quarters, but that didn’t dare stop you from taking more than the equivalent of one huge muffin.              If I remember correctly, [Read more...]

Apple Cinnamon Muffins


Muffins: 1 ½ cups chopped apple 1 ½ teaspoon lemon juice 1 cup sour cream ½ cup butter, melted and cooled 1 cup sugar 2 eggs 1 ¼ teaspoons vanilla 2 cups flour 3 teaspoons baking powder ½ teaspoon baking soda ½ teaspoon salt Cinnamon Chips Topping: 1/3 cup sugar 4 tablespoons flour or graham [Read more...]