Category: Muffins and Loafs

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Mini Chocolate Chip Brownie Cupcakes


My brother asked me to put this in writing, so that he can show all his Hi-Tech friends.  So here it is: being a teacher is a million times harder than any lucrative 24/7 job I have ever held. Forget the fact that I don’t sit for at least seven hours straight (how would I be able
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Whole Wheat Cinnamon Chocolate Chip Muffins

Whole Wheat Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins Cracking Up

I was in dire need for baking something simple at the end of this hectic week.  Something with just a few ingredients, 2-3 bowls, no mixer. My fellow bakers from Baked Sunday Mornings were busy baking a Brown Butter Apple Cranberry Galette, but I managed, in an atypical move, to convince myself not to join them on that
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Red Wine Cupcakes with Chocolate Glaze

Red Wine Cupcakes with Chocolate Glaze Cheers

My Golden Boy turned 11 today! Eleven years ago, on the second day of Shavuot (the Jewish Holiday commemorating God giving the Torah to the nation of Israel), Better Half and I rushed to LIJ Hospital to deliver number four. Luckily for us, both my father and my baby brother stayed with us at the time and
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Whole Wheat Chocolate Muffins

Whole Wheat Chocolate Muffins not Just for Kids

The noisy silence which struck me the moment I set foot in Sdei Avraham, a Moshav (cooperative agricultural community), barely six kilometers from our border with Gaza, stayed with me for days on end. It wasn’t until our bus stopped at an extra-long red light that I was fully convinced my ears weren’t playing tricks on me – the
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Oats and Honey Breakfast Muffins

Outcast Muffin

My visit to New York this past November was targeted-Yours Truly must, for once, enjoy a vacation. “She must be crazy” you, dear invisible readers of mine, are undoubtedly thinking.  “Send us for two weeks to the Big Apple, with no kids (the first time I went without a new-born, taking advantage of a maternity
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