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Afternoon Snack


Chunky Banana Bran Muffins

Looking for a high-fiber snack on the go? Try these Chunky Banana Bran Muffins from Ina Garten. They’re great when I’m on the move, perfect for an afternoon coffee break, and extra-tasty when served under Greek yogurt, strawberries and honey for a breakfast at…

July 18, 2020

Banana Bread

I love, love, love this bread. I’ve actually made it twice in a very short period of time. While the jury is still out on the Magnolia Table cookbook (some recipes are unhealthy messes), this Banana Bread is great. Details below! Rating: A+ How…

April 2, 2020

Slow Cooker Cinnamon Roll Breakfast Casserole

A couple cheeky tubes of refrigerated cinnamon rolls get an upgrade with this recipe for Slow Cooker Cinnamon Roll Breakfast Casserole, from Ann’s Entitled Life. Random find, I think probably Facebook click-bait, but, hey, it was delicious!! Think cinnamon rolls meet monkey bread in…

December 1, 2019

Coffee-Glazed Nuts

I love having a little something to snack on when guests come. Nuts are perfect for any time of day, and in this case, the start to a casual, four-person brunch. These Coffee-Glazed Nuts, from Real Simple magazine, are the perfect little pick-me-up to…

December 1, 2019

Fresh Apple Coffee Cake

  To finish off a fall lunch, I opted for this Fresh Apple Coffee Cake, from The Perfect Recipe Baking Book.  With a ton of apples from apple picking, I looked for something more unique than your basic pie. Coffee cake as a daytime treat is…

October 5, 2019

Blueberry Cream Muffins

  Muffins are a favorite around my house. (Especially with a toddler around.) They’re quick, easy to have as an on-the-go breakfast or snack, and a nice, after-dinner sweet treat! Details for these Blueberry Cream Muffins, from AllRecipes magazine, below!   Rating: B+  …

August 21, 2019

No-Bake Granola Bars

    As if Tesco magazine’s Berry Granola wasn’t tasty enough, their spin-off recipe for No-Bake Granola Bars is just outstanding! Sweet bars, thanks to a little bit of honey, maple syrup, dried fruit and dates, are bound together with peanut butter and oats…

May 26, 2019
Cooking Mom Uptown Recipes

Blueberry Pudding Tart

Another Mom Uptown Recipe for you! This time, you can finish off your evening (or even start your day) with a Blueberry Pudding Tart. This recipe combines pretty much all of my favorite things–a sugar cookie-like pastry shell, a thick vanilla pudding, and blueberries!…

May 1, 2019

Parmesan & Chipotle Popcorn

    I chose pretty much the easiest recipe you could ever put together to kick off a low-key, weeknight dinner party at home. This Parmesan & Chipotle Popcorn from the Barefoot Contessa, upgrades your basic bag of microwave popcorn, simply by utilizing ingredients…

April 11, 2019

Morning-Glory Muffins

  Martha Stewart Living’s Morning-Glory Muffins make for a wonderful start to the day! Filled with a bunch of good stuff–grated apples and carrots, unsweetened coconut, pepitas, and raisins–you can go ahead and ignore the cup of dark brown sugar and think you’re off to…

April 2, 2019