Cupcakes and Muffins

Chocolate Glazed 1-2-3-4 Cupcakes

2021-05-21T12:33:14-04:00May 21st, 2021|Categories: Cupcakes and Muffins, Dairy, Desserts|

I made these scrumptious cupcakes for my grandchildren for a family celebration weekend.  They were a big hit!  I used my 1-2-3-4 yellow cake recipe to make the cupcakes: 1 cup butter; 2 cups sugar; 3 cups flour: 4 eggs—so easy to remember—you  barely need a recipe.  I left some of the cupcakes unglazed, so [...]

Streusel Topped Banana Nutella Bread

2024-04-16T19:16:32-04:00March 1st, 2017|Categories: Bread, Breakfast/Brunch, Cakes, Cupcakes and Muffins, Food Columns|Tags: |

I recently found my kitchen redolent with the aroma of two bunches of overripe bananas, which I knew were headed for the trash bin in another day or two if I didn’t do some quick thinking.  With “quick” being the operative word here, banana quick bread came to mind.  I have a great go-to banana [...]

Chocolate Chip Banana Nut Muffins and Chocolate Dipped Frozen Bananas

2022-10-15T14:40:03-04:00September 1st, 2012|Categories: Breakfast/Brunch, Cupcakes and Muffins, Desserts, Food Columns, Ice Cream and Frozen Treats|Tags: , |

Here are some creative and healthy treats to beat the back to school blues. The banana muffins are a tasty and nutritious addition to the lunchbox.  The frozen bananas make a great after school snack, served directly from the freezer.  Both recipes are fun and kid friendly so your child can help you prepare them.  To [...]