Monday’s Muffin: Coffee Shop Banana Streusel Muffins – A Guest Post by In Katrina’s Kitchen

August 1, 2011
Kitchenarian Banana Streusel Muffins

Today I am so excited that Katrina from  In Katrina’s Kitchen is baking Monday’s Muffins. I am such a fan!  Katrina’s passion for baking is evident in every word of her blog and her recipes are always so fun and delicious. Every time I stop by her blog and read what’s she’s been doing, I […]

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Peanut Butter Cup Brownies

July 29, 2011
Kitchenarian Peanut Butter Cup Brownies

I feel it coming. This is the calm before the storm. In 24 hours, Sous Chef will fly back home from school and we will have four days to get her ready to leave for Europe to study for the next 12 weeks. When she gets back home there will be clothes to pack, items […]

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Monday’s Muffin: Lemon Cheesecake Muffins

July 25, 2011
Kitchenarian Lemon Cheesecake Muffins

Summer Tips For Staying Cool: 1. Wear white 2. Add lemon to your water for cool refreshment 3. Use your kitchen appliances in the early morning or late evening so you don’t heat up the house during the hottest hours of the day.   What does this really have to do with muffins? Well, I […]

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From The Recipe Box: Chopped Salad

July 24, 2011
Kitchenarian Chopped Salad

When I go to a restaurant, I always look forward to getting a salad. In a restaurant, the salads sound so exotic, not like the simple fare from home. They usually have multiple types of locally harvested “young” lettuces, fruits dried at their “peak” of flavor, “candied” nuts, exotic “hand shredded”cheeses and the dressings are […]

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From the Recipe Box: Blueberry Crumble Bars

July 21, 2011
Kitchenarian Blueberry Crumble Bars

I don’t tolerate the heat very well; I feel like I am moving in slow motion. Cooking, writing, and even moving just seem to be too strenuous. But with that said, I baked today. I had to; it felt like it had been too long. When I went to the grocery store this morning even […]

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Monday’s Muffin: Raspberry Muffins

July 18, 2011
Kitchenarian Raspberry Muffins

Sometimes you have to wonder if things are meant to be. Like these muffins for instance. I decided days ago that I wanted to make raspberry muffins. While I won’t necessarily eat raspberries by the handful like I do strawberries and blueberries, I love to cook with them. So yesterday I sent my son out […]

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Pimento Cheese, Bacon and Tomato Panini

July 15, 2011
Kitchenarian Pimento Cheese, Bacon and Tomato Panini

Today I am traveling to pick up my youngest child from camp.  I have missed his sweet face this week.  Although the house has been quiet, there has been a lot going on here at The Kitchenarian that I want tell you about. First, I have a guest post today over at More Than A […]

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Extending The Life Of Your Produce – and A Giveaway!

July 14, 2011
Kitchenarian Farmer's Market Trip

I love the farmer’s market. There is just something about the simple charm of meeting and talking with your local farmers and buying the produce they grew on their farm. Their pride and hard work is evident in every carefully stacked vegetable and piece of fruit. It’s a step back to a simpler lifestyle that […]

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From the Recipe Box: Blueberry Super Smoothie

July 13, 2011
Kitchenarian Blueberry Smoothie

I love blueberries. I love the color, the flavor and, of course, the health benefits. For such a little fruit, blueberries sure are big on nutrition. Low in fat, high in vitamin C and packed with anti-oxidants, this is a superfood you should definitely be eating year round. I keep huge bags of frozen blueberries […]

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Monday’s Muffin: Whole Wheat Honey Muffins

July 11, 2011
Kitchenarian Whole Wheat Honey Muffins

It had to happen sooner or later. I had to feature a super healthy muffin. Some have been healthier than others, but here is a whole wheat muffin with no processed sugar or butter. I’ve been looking for a good recipe for a while, but never really found one so I started combining some favorite […]

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