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Chocolate Pumpkin Cupcakes with Citrus Pumpkin Frosting

Chocolate Pumpkin Cupcakes

These Chocolate Pumpkin Cupcakes are one of those recipes where I really don’t know what to tell you about them. I had the thought to come up with some sort of pumpkin cupcake for Halloween and did a quick Google search for Chocolate Pumpkin Cupcakes and this is the recipe I found. I finally got …

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Pumpkin Muffins with Maple Syrup

Maple Pumpkin Pecan Muffins

Here we go, another muffin recipe. What can I say, my family loves them. It’s probably the most favorite breakfast or snack food that we can ALL agree on. I’ve made Pumpkin Muffins before, but that recipe had chocolate chunks in it. I wanted to try something a little different. More fall tasting. Healthier. Something …

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banana streusel cake

Banana Streusel Snack Cake

Did you miss yesterday’s post about the goodLife {eats} redesign? And check it out…printable recipe on this post! It’s going to take me a while to format the rest, but don’t worry – I will do it! I sure have a few banana recipes (Orange Spice Banana Bread and Multi-Grain Banana Bread with Flax) on …

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apricot-thyme galette with almond whipped cream

Apricot-Thyme Galette

We are starting week three of summer and while some of the behavior issues have improved, things haven’t gotten a whole lot easier. Madeline and I are used to Logan being gone all afternoon and Logan isn’t used to having “quiet time” while I work since I previously did all my work while he was …

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multi-grain banana bread

Multi-Grain Banana Bread

We’ve been in de-junking and organizing mode for the past couple of weeks. The garage was a WRECK. We have the biggest recycling can that you can get, the same size as the garbage can, and yet it was filling up days before our pick up day. Logan was intent that we not throw anything …

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Bosch Mixer Review

Bosch Universal Mixer

When Pleasant Hill Grain sent me the Kuhn Rikon Pressure Cooker they asked me if I’d like to try out the Bosch Universal Mixer as well. OH YEAH! I had never used one before, but I know a couple people who have one and I know my dad has several Bosch power tools. That is …

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Solar System Birthday Party Cupcakes

Solar System Chocolate Cupcakes

To see how the rest of the Solar System Birthday Party turned out see my post on How-To: Create a Solar System Birthday Party. I’ve included our snacks, decoration ideas, and party favor bags on that post. I dedicate this post to my sweet birthday boy. He probably never would have guessed in his wildest …

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Rhubarb Crumb Coffee Cake

Rhubarb Crumb Coffee Cake

This Rhubarb Crumb Coffee Cake is a delicious, seasonal spring coffee cake that would be perfect for any brunch gathering. I almost hate to mention it, because I know so many people are still under snow and freezing temperatures, but our garden is actually starting to come back to life. I was amazed when I …

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Ginger Carrot Muffins

Gingered Carrot Muffins

One of the best ways I’ve found to introduce new foods to my picky eater is by incorporating the new food into something we both know he already likes. In this case: muffins. A few of our successful experiments have been: Brown Sugar Pear Muffins, Zucchini Apple Spice Muffins, and Apple Banana Muffins. Head over …

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Brown Sugar Pear Muffins

Brown Sugar Pear Muffins

I don’t mean to brag, but I think I did really well this past week with my 10 in 2010 goals. I exercised every day (except Sunday, that is my day off), I ate breakfast at a reasonable time, and I made a point to plan balanced lunches instead of snacking all afternoon. I am …

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Crescent Cookies

Swedish Crescent Cookies

These Swedish cookies are a unique Christmas cookie recipe that your family will love! They feature buttery crescent cookies studded with chopped almonds. Save this recipe for Swedish Crescent Cookies to Pinterest! Swedish Christmas Cookies I love sharing new books with my readers and helping the authors spread the word about their fabulous work. The …

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Clementine Spice Cake

Clementine Spice Cake

We’re still on vacation for one more day. It’s been a great time visiting family here at my dad’s house. We’ve definitely been too busy having fun for much blogging to happen, but I’ve got a new article that just posted over at Paula Deen Online to share with you today. Hope you all had …

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Pumpkin Pie Cobbler

Pumpkin Cobbler

This recipe for Pumpkin Cobbler is an easy dessert that is perfect for fall! Have you ever felt that you’re so utterly engrossed in the task at hand that nothing could distract you? As a mom, I know better. It’s a rare occasion that I’m not interrupted at least once when I’m busy doing whatever …

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pumpkin chocolate chunk muffin

Pumpkin Chocolate Chunk Muffins

Pumpkin and chocolate make a great paring! Try them together in these easy Pumpkin Chocolate Chunk Muffins. You’ll want to make extra to stash in the freezer! Sometimes life doesn’t go according to our best laid plans and intentions. I’ve been trying to get this recipe up for the past couple days, but instead I’ve …

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