Cinnamon Chip Banana Muffins

Cinnamon Chip Banana Muffins with Walnuts (A Seat at the Table)

Bananas are great to have on hand for a quick snack, but getting the timing right so that they’re at the perfect ripeness can be challenging.  Fortunately, overripe bananas are a delight for bakers.  Banana bread is a family favorite, but to mix things up I tried these cinnamon chip banana muffins.  They’re great forRead more

Spiced Pumpkin Carrot Muffins

Spiced Pumpkin Carrot Muffins (A Seat at the Table)

These muffins are fantastic.  I doubled the original recipe (because 9 muffins that the original made is way too few), and then as Mom and I helped ourselves to a second, and Dad said he liked them.  We decided we needed to make more.  So I made another batch, this time tripling the original soRead more

Cranberry Oat Muffins

Cranberry Oat Muffins (A Seat at the Table)

I made these muffins for breakfast on Thanksgiving, and my family devoured the first batch so quickly that I made a second batch.  These are tender and toothsome.  The cranberries are bright, tart bursts surrounded by just sweet enough crumb.  The oats and walnuts keep them chewy and filling.  I used chopped black walnuts thatRead more

Banana Oat Walnut Muffins

Banana Oat Walnut Muffins (A Seat at the Table)

I don’t usually make muffins because they tend to be a bit indulgent, but aren’t quite indulgent enough to feel like a dessert.  Well, these muffins are the perfect solution.  I loved these because they’re just the right amount of sweet and are full of good-for-you ingredients.  These muffins are perfect for breakfast with theirRead more

Apple Crisp Muffins

These were delicious.  The perfect taste of fall flavors.  Dad said they were the best muffins he’s ever had.  My only complaint is that the recipe only made 10!  Next time I’ll definitely be (at least) doubling the recipe! These are super moist due to the combination of butter, oil and applesauce.  The fresh appleRead more

Morning Glory Muffins (Paleo)

Paleo Morning Glory Muffins (A Seat at the Table)

I saw this recipe ages ago, and while I was intrigued, I was also totally skeptical…a delicious baked good without butter or oil or flour???  So when I was doing some cooking for a paleo-eating friend of mine, it was the perfect excuse to try out these muffins, and holy delicious, Batman!  These are awesome!Read more