Posts Tagged "cinnamon"

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Curried Parsnip Ribbons

Curried Parsnip Ribbons

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Instead of serving chips at your next holiday gathering, try these tasty vegetable crisps. Parsnip ribbons make an incredible healthy snack to enjoy on a wintery day and even the kids will love them! This recipe will forever change your feelings about parsnips. Once you taste these delicious veggie crisps, you will be addicted for life! Curried Parsnip Ribbons  vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free,...

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Baked Cinnamon Apple Chips

Baked Cinnamon Apple Chips

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If you are like me, you tend to forget about some of the produce in your refrigerator every now and then and it starts to go bad. I had tons of apples this season from my trip to the orchard and unfortunately, I neglected a few for so long that they were no longer crisp or appetizing to eat. However, the good news is that I you don’t have to waste them or throw them away. Simply turn on the...

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Carrot-Zucchini Bread with Candied Ginger

Carrot-Zucchini Bread with Candied Ginger

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I was at the bookstore the other day, perusing around, and I came across Eating Local: The Cookbook Inspired by Local Farmers by Sur La Table. The photography in this book is out of this world and the recipes were mouthwatering. As I paged through the book, I came across a recipe for Carrot-Zucchini Bread with Candied Ginger and thought “wow that looks soooo good! I wish the book...

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Pumpkin Bars

Pumpkin Bars

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Last night, Will made a request for a particular pumpkin bar recipe. Years ago I baked these pumpkin bars and remembered that the recipe, while totally delicious, was not too healthy. I wasn’t too thrilled about making these until I heard that they were going to be taken into the office for a Halloween party. Then I agreed to help out. Initially I wanted to make healthy substitutions to the...

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Baked Apple Crisp

Baked Apple Crisp

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With all of the apples I picked up at the orchard this weekend, I decided to make a healthy apple crisp! I grabbed this recipe from Clean Food and got cooking. This recipe is SO easy, and it tastes incredible! If you are looking for a great autumn dessert recipe, I highly recommend giving this one a try. I even sneak a piece every now and then for breakfast! Baked Apple Crisp vegetarian, vegan,...

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Mexican Chocolate Snickerdoodles

Mexican Chocolate Snickerdoodles

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I finally got around to making my first recipe from Vegan Cookies Invade Your Cookie Jar! I made these Mexican Chocolate Snickerdoodles! These cookies have a unique cracked cinnamon, sugar top and a spicy kick following their sweet chocolate flavor. Mexican Chocolate Snickerdoodles vegetarian, vegan, soy-free, dairy-free, peanut-free, tree nut-free, seed-free, shellfish-oil, fish-free,...

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Eggsperience

Eggsperience

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Yesterday morning, after a 5 mile run in the gorgeous summer weather, I went to brunch at Eggsperience Pancakes & Cafe in the River North area of downtown Chicago. Eggsperience is a newly opened 24 hour breakfast/lunch/dinner restaurant that I had hear nothing but great things about, so I had to check it out! Eggsperience was bustling on a Saturday afternoon (picture above from...

Cinnamon Swirl Raisin Bread 00

Cinnamon Swirl Raisin Bread

Cinnamon Swirl Raisin Bread

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I have been craving cinnamon raisin bread all week but I was dissatisfied with the ingredient lists on all the brands available at my grocery store. So I decided to make my own! I got this recipe from imafoodblog.com who actually got the recipe from the book The Bread Baker’s Apprentice. This bread was an all-afternoon affair. But the end product was the best cinnamon raisin bread I have...

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Pumpkin Cinnamon Rolls

Pumpkin Cinnamon Rolls

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With the weather cooling down here in Chicago, I can’t help but add pumpkin to everything! It’s my favorite fall ingredient! Last Sunday I made The Best Pumpkin Bread and today I made Pumpkin Cinnamon Rolls! Since I adore baking, I have decided to designate Sunday mornings to baking. I have a huge sweet tooth and this will be the perfect way to limit myself without feeling completely...

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The Best Pumpkin Bread

The Best Pumpkin Bread

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Midterm week is finally over! So now I can get back to blogging, thank goodness! Last weekend I finally bought a loaf pan! Can you believe I didn’t own one of those? In the spirit of the beginning of fall I had to make Pumpkin Bread! This has got to be the world’s best pumpkin bread! It was amazing and sure enough was gobbled up in a matter of days! I go this recipe from The Best of...