Peanut Butter Banana Mini Muffins! (dairy-free & gluten-free!)

Quick, grab-n-go, healthy breakfasts are hard to come by, amiright?? There are SO many tempting (unhealthy) options– muffins (aka cupcakes without frosting), cinnamon rolls, donuts, bagels…the list goes on! And don’t get me wrong, I LOVE a luscious breakfast treat every once in a while, but, what about for every day? That’s why I’ve been…

HEALTH Breakfast-Snack-Anytime Bars! (dairy-free & gluten-free!)

Helloo beautiful ladies & gentlemen! Today, we’re talking about some healthy bars. I know I know, that word “healthy” is overused. What exactly does healthy mean? What is healthy? If you ask people that question, you’re likely to get a variety of answers. When I say something is healthy, or has healthy ingredients, what I…

Banana Cashew Butter Muffins! (Gluten-free & dairy-free!)

Hello, friends! I’m so excited to share this new muffin recipe with you. I’m on vacation in Cape Cod with some of my girlfriends. We woke up pretty tired this morning (after being out watching live music last night) and were in need of a hearty breakfast. I wanted to make something out of the…

Cinnamon Rolls! Vegan & Dairy-Free Brunch Treat

Sticky, sweet, light & fluffy warm buns of heaven. Cinnamon rolls to me are the quintessential weekend brunch treat. A relaxing Sunday morning, you sleep in, make a fresh pot of coffee, and enjoy the morning as you sink your teeth into one of these fluffy pieces of sweet breakfast perfection. Sounds pretty wonderful, #amiright?!…

National Donut Day!!

D-O-N-U-T-S or D-O-U-G-H-N-U-T-S There may be two ways to spell the word, but either way, you agree, donuts are delicious, delectable, dah-bomb, you feel me? Donuts are the perfect excuse to eat dessert for breakfast. You want chocolate? red velvet? creme? sugar? sprinkles? Not to worry, doughnuts have you covered! And today, June 1st, is…

Honey Olive Oil Banana Muffins (dairy-free)!

Hello, Sunshine!! We’ve made it to the weekend, YES! I’m kicking it off here with a new recipe, a muffin recipe! Fiveย of my favorite pros about muffins and quickbreads are: 1) They’re super quick to whip up (as the name, quick-bread, implies ;)) 2) They typically require just 1 bowl (minimal clean-up, yes please!) 3)…

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 ๐Ÿ™‚ I made these for the November Improv Cooking Challenge. Each month, Lesa of Edesiaโ€™s Notebookย  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? ย 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…