Posts Tagged ‘cinnamon’

Double-Ginger Pumpkin Tart

July 18, 2011 by andrea | 5 Comments | Filed in Baking, Christmas, Dessert, Holidays, Recipes, Thanksgiving

The other day, one of my kids was hankering for pumpkin pie…yes, in the middle of July. Since this is the best time to try new holiday recipes (way ahead of time), I obliged his craving. After a quick search, I decided to make a Double-Ginger Pumpkin Tart. This dessert is like a cross between […]

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Old-Fashioned Apple Cake with Brown Sugar Frosting

October 15, 2010 by andrea | 4 Comments | Filed in Autumn, Baking, Cakes, Cookies & Bars, Dessert, Recipes

To me, fresh apple cake is the epitome of autumn! A friend gave me a bag of apples from her backyard tree recently so, of course, I had to find something new and delicious to make with them. What I settled on was this recipe for Old-Fashioned Apple Cake with Brown Sugar Frosting. It’s moist, […]

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Applesauce Spice Muffins

September 30, 2010 by andrea | Comments Off on Applesauce Spice Muffins | Filed in Baking, Breakfast, Muffins, Recipes, Snack

These moist, spice-flavored muffins are a cinch to whip up and make a nice breakfast treat or after-school snack. I love the muffin’s light nutmeg flavor and simple, old-fashioned goodness. Yumm! I didn’t have fresh nutmeg so I used regular ol’ jarred ground nutmeg. Enjoy! Applesauce Spice Muffins -recipe from Gourmet Magazine, November 2003 Yield: Makes 12 muffins […]

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Sweet Peach Muffins with Brown Sugar-Walnut Streusel Topping

July 23, 2010 by andrea | 20 Comments | Filed in Baking, Breakfast, Kid-friendly, Muffins, Recipes

I love muffins, and I’m always trying to find new and delicious ways to whip up a batch of these easy-to-make treats. The house smelled so good while these Sweet Peach Muffins were baking! The recipe says to eat them 5 minutes after they come out of the oven. I tried that and burned my fingers […]

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Spiced Pear Butter

September 23, 2009 by andrea | 5 Comments | Filed in Recipes

A friend of mine recently gave me some freshly picked pears from her pear tree. They were green when she picked them but they ripened into the best pears I’ve had in a long time. I ate a few, used a few to make Pear Spice Cake then decided to use the rest to make Spiced Pear […]

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Cinnamon-Rhubarb Muffins

May 15, 2009 by andrea | 6 Comments | Filed in Baking, Breakfast, Muffins, Recipes, Spring

These moist and tender muffins are a great way to show off a seasonal Springtime ingredient: rhubarb. The muffins are slightly tart and slightly sweet with a delicious cinnamon-sugar topping.  I like them best the day they’re made when the muffin tops are still a little crunchy. Trim away any rhubarb leaves from the stalks (they’re […]

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