Martha’s Blueberry Muffins

Lately, I’ve been craving my old fav, the blueberry muffin. Specifically, Martha’s blueberry muffins. I made it often when I was a stay at home in Chicago.  It is a cross between a breakfast bread, and dessert. I haven’t made it in a long time, and was feeling a bit rusty. I had every intention…

Carrot Muffins

I had a bag of baby carrots left over from my son’s birthday hiding at the back of the fridge, and on the verge of becoming icky. I’ve never made a carrot cake before, but I didn’t have all the ingredients to make it, and was way too lazy to run to the market. I…

Chocolate Chip Muffins

My girlfriend in Boston was looking for a good chocolate chip muffin recipe to make for her husband. He needed to bring a little breakfast nosh to share with his class. She sent me a text asking if I had any recommendations. I told her about the chocolate chip muffins I used to make for…

Dirt Bombs (doughnut muffins)

When I saw the title of this recipe, I knew it was a lock. It was just a matter of when I was going to make these muffins. Who wouldn’t want a doughnut in muffin form. I thought these would be a nice send off for Miles as we prepared for him to go to…

Gingerbread Muffins with Lemon Glaze

Sleepover post: part two.  My son’s friend stayed over all day (which was fine), but once again I only bought groceries for one breakfast, not two.  Sometimes I think I still behave as if I’m still in NYC going to the bodega everyday.  Well this time, I wasn’t going to run out to the store. …

Chocolate Chip Muffins

Chocolate chip muffins are pretty popular at my house. I usually make a couple of dozen, individually wrap them, and keep them in the freezer. It’s a great way for my son to feed himself in the morning before school. Just take one (or three) out of the freezer the night before to thaw and…