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The BEST Snickerdoodles ever!

We may be in the midst of “Summer in November” here in Toronto, but 75F degree temps in Autumn isn’t enough to stop me from making my most favorite fall cookies ever: Snickerdoodles!⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣These cookies have a slightly crispy cinnamon sugar exterior that covers a pillowy soft, rich butter cookie inside which literally melts in your… Continue reading The BEST Snickerdoodles ever!

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Mini Pumpkin Spice Muffins

It’s been quite a week trying to get started with online school.⁣⁣Our school district had a huge spike in students switching from in-person to online classes, and not enough teachers to cover them, so we’ve been in a holding pattern with one child and a delayed start with the other one.⁣⁣So we took this opportunity… Continue reading Mini Pumpkin Spice Muffins

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Peanut Butter Quick Bread

I came across a non-vegan version of this recipe in a vintage cookbook and decided I needed it in my life. And being that it's a yeast-free bread, it was right up my alley. (My breadmaking skills leave much to be desired. I have this unfounded fear of working with yeast. Yes, I know...I need… Continue reading Peanut Butter Quick Bread

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Bakery Style Chocolate Chip Muffins

So... remember that just-like-grandma-made blueberry muffin recipe I shared last week?⁣ Turns out they also make the best-ever Bakery-Style Chocolate Chip Muffins.⁣ Soft and fluffy on the inside with perfectly baked crunchy sugar tops.⁣ I always find myself making a double batch of these because they disappear so quickly. Its that crunchy-sugar topping that makes… Continue reading Bakery Style Chocolate Chip Muffins

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Grandma’s Blueberry Muffins

Welcome to the easiest, fluffiest, just-like-grandma-made-them blueberry muffins ever!⁣⁠⁣⁠These one-bowl muffins have the greatest slightly-chewy and crispy top, and a fluffy crumb interior that is just bursting with blueberry flavor. ⁣⁠⁣⁠And they literally take less than 30 minutes to make.⁣⁠ Grandma's Blueberry Muffins 1 ½ cups all-purpose flour¾ cups granulated sugar½ teaspoon salt2 teaspoons baking… Continue reading Grandma’s Blueberry Muffins

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Frosted Animal Crackers

These are a total trip-down-memory-lane kind of treat. Who didn't love getting a box of animal crackers as a kid and biting the heads off of lions and tigers and bears? Guaranteed fun...until the box was empty of course. I love recreating childhood favorites and introducing them to my kids. Having kids with dairy allergies… Continue reading Frosted Animal Crackers