Orange Chai Spiced Muffins

I’ve always heard about “chai,” but never really knew what it was until recently while conducting research on the flavor profile of chai. Historically, “chai” stems from India, with the actual story being more of an accident. Chai tea was created inadvertently by a monk in travels to China… you can read more about it here. On my quest to […]

Healthier Breakfast Sandwiches

I remember driving to and from college and stopping at a fast food restaurant, snagging one of their utterly delicious breakfast sandwiches with a coffee for the road. They were greasy, oozing with cheese, and exactly what a 20 year old needed for a four-hour drive upstate. While we don’t venture out for fast food breakfast sandwiches, egg sandwiches are […]

Honey Maple Muffins

True story: I moved in 2019 into my current home in the ‘burbs of New York. I saw my neighbors to the back of us had a lot of bees, and admittedly got scared thinking there was a nest and we’d start off on the wrong foot. Thankfully, it’s quite the opposite. My neighbors happen to be local beekeepers, have […]

Healthy Chocolate Muffins

Few things smell better than the aroma of fresh-baked muffins right out of the oven. It’s no secret I love to bake and experiment with different combinations of muffins. Of course, these healthy chocolate muffins were bound to happen! Chocolate chip muffins and banana muffins are my go-to, but these chocolate muffins are rounding out second place with their deep […]

Blueberry Pancake Bites

If I were to choose between a sweet or a savory breakfast item, I would absolutely choose eggs with avocado and homefries, or biscuits and gravy. However, these blueberry pancake bites may start to change my mind. I remember eating chocolate chip pancakes on the weekends with a childhood friend while watching Ernest Scared Stupid! I must say, blueberry pancakes […]