Raspberry Oatmeal Cookies

These cookies are surprisingly soft and quite healthy! These are great to have for when you have cravings and are trying to watch your weight. Ingredients 1 c instant (quick-cook) oats (measured correctly) ¾ c whole wheat flour (measured correctly) 1 ½ tsp baking powder ½ tsp ground cinnamon 1/8 tsp salt 2 tbsp coconut oil,Continue reading “Raspberry Oatmeal Cookies”

Blueberry Muffin Cake

This cake really does taste like muffin, no joke! I was having a rough day and I really just wanted to make a cake. My sister helped me out and we worked on this cake for quite some time while watching the CFB Championship game. It was a lot of fun but the cake didn’tContinue reading “Blueberry Muffin Cake”

Blueberry Oat Greek Yogurt Pancakes

This year I’ve started to include pancakes on my blog because I absolutely love breakfast so I wanted to start sharing some of my favorite recipes in that category. The second breakfast recipe this year are these delicious pancakes that I made for Saturday brunch.  They were really delicious and I hope you enjoy! Ingredients 1 2/3 cupsContinue reading “Blueberry Oat Greek Yogurt Pancakes”

Raspberry and Clotted Cream Whirls

In getting ready for the season premiere of Downton Abbey, I got inspired by my sister’s Christmas present to me. Her initial present to me was the Amy Poehler book, but she didn’t know I had just recently ordered it online! She let me exchanger her copy of the book for another one at Urban Outfitters. IContinue reading “Raspberry and Clotted Cream Whirls”

Skinny Raspberry Chocolate Chip Banana Muffins

Another creative way to bake with ripe bananas! This recipe also has raspberries and chocolate chips and is light for those dieting days 🙂 Ingredients 2 and 1/2 cup white whole wheat flour (or mix of whole wheat and all-purpose) 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/4 cup honey (or maple syrup)Continue reading “Skinny Raspberry Chocolate Chip Banana Muffins”

Chocolate Chip Banana Cake

Many times when I have some ripe bananas, I want to bake something with them, but I was starting to get a bit tired of always making banana bread or chocolate chip banana bread! So I found these two different recipes that incorporated ripe bananas in a new form. This recipe and the next one doContinue reading “Chocolate Chip Banana Cake”

Peach and Blueberry Crisp

This crisp is absolutely divine! With good peaches and good blueberries, this recipe lets the fruity tastes stand out while adding a delightful crunch! Enjoy! Ingredients 4 ripe peaches, peeled and cubed 1 pint of blueberries 1 1/2 tablespoons granulated sugar 1 tablespoon all purpose flour 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 cup old-fashioned rolled oats 1/2 cupContinue reading “Peach and Blueberry Crisp”

Mini Apple Crumbles

This delicious treat is from Shape magazine’s November 2013 issue. They are crispy around the edges and the apples are soft inside. The apples used here came from Carter’s Mountain near Charlottesville, Virginia and they were perfect! This is a great fall snack and a perfect combo for hot cider, coffee or tea! Crumble ToppingContinue reading “Mini Apple Crumbles”