Baked Apple Cider Donut Holes with Bourbon Maple Cinnamon Glaze

Who doesn’t love a good donut? I’m especially partial to donut holes (aka munchkins)…because..well, they’re just so cute! And then you can have more than one without feeling guilty. And you can try more than one kind 🙂 I made these for the November Improv Cooking Challenge. Each month, Lesa of Edesia’s Notebook  gives everyone…

Baked Carrot Cake Donut Holes!

Picture a moist, smooth, delicious bite of velvety carrot cake in your mouth…mmmmm…. Now, you can have that same delicious bite, but in an easy, bite-sized mini baked donut! I know I’m a chocoholic, but carrot cake is one of those desserts that really is just GREAT, no chocolate needed. I’ve made a few carrot…

Baileys-Glazed Chocolate Donut Holes! Baked, not fried (you’d never know)!

Are you hungry? Well, regardless, you will be now! Check these out: What are these little guys?  Double-dipped Baileys-glazed Chocolate Baileys Donut Holes. They’re actually baked, not fried, making them a tiny bit “better” for you that your typical fried donut. (Don’t be fooled, they’re definite still a treat, but a very well worth it…

Munchkin Muffins!

As a kid, I thought Munchkins were SO much fun. I loved being able to try different flavors and I loved how ease it was to just pop ’em in my mouth! …and I’d definitely be lying if I said I didn’t still think all of those things. Growing up, my parents would let us…

Cinnamon Scones & Cheese Scones!

Do you eat breakfast? You will now! Not only is it the most important meal of the day, there are so many delicious options! I have a meeting at 9:30AM tomorrow morning, so I thought…how about bringing in something breakfast-y?! I decided on scones! First I made the cinnamon scones. There is cinnamon in the…

Mini Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins!

Mini Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins! YUM! I love making these, and anything with banana. It’s quick, easy, and healthier than some other baked goods! I use applesauce instead of the butter and 100% whole wheat flour. I wouldn’t say they’re “healthy” (they have chocolate chips), but relatively healthy compared to other things! I love the…

Cinnamon Pecan Sour Cream Coffee Cake!

If I had my way, and it was nutritionally sound, I would probably eat breakfast foods for all meals of the day. Whether you’re looking for a sweet breakfast treat, a snack, or even a dessert, this coffee cake is sure to do the trick! Not too complicated, yet lovely and (I think) impressive-looking! I…

Banana time! 3 Sweet Recipes using Banana!!

Ever find yourself with bananas that are starting to turn brown/black? It happens to me pretttyyy often, hence all of the banana recipes (they’re perfect for baking)!  When I am bake with bananas, 99% of the time what I make does not have butter or oil in it, making the treats healthier than the traditional…

*Healthy* Chocolate Banana Muffins! New week, healthy treat!

Happy Monday! It’s a new week, you want to eat right, exercise, and, well, get to Friday! Enjoy these low-fat, whole wheat,  ~150 calorie muffins as a quick breakfast, snack, or even dessert! The muffins above were made with yogurt, and the muffins below were made with applesauce I made the ones with applesauce a…

Banana Bread! Whole wheat, fat free, & scrumptious! (+ add chocolate chips!!)

Banana Bread is a wonderful, versatile baked good! It can be enjoyed for breakfast, a snack, or even dessert! I’ve experimented with many different ingredients and proportions, and ultimately I developed this recipe here.  It’s made with 100% whole wheat flour, applesauce instead of oil, and lots of banana flavor! Fat free (if you use all egg whites/egg beaters) and…