Tag Archives: raisins

Homemade Thick and Chewy Granola Bars

Healthy, portable, and delicious granola bars packed with assorted nuts, seeds and dried fruit. I have been looking for a chewy granola bar for a while now. It seems like many of the recipes that I have tried that claim … Continue reading

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The Best Bran Muffins

Start your day with one of these delicious fiber packed bran muffins. Loaded with plump raisins, warm spices, molasses, and wheat bran these moist and tender muffins are a great way to start your day. You can feel good knowing … Continue reading

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Maple-Nut Granola

If you’ve never made your own granola, you’ll be amazed at how easy it is to make. Just combine all the dry ingredients in a bowl, mix in the wet ingredients, and bake until golden brown. The best part is that … Continue reading

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Almond-Honey Power Bar

We all know how important breakfast is, however, too many times we rush out the door without breakfast and end up grabbing something unhealthy from the cafeteria or vending machine at work. These homemade power bars are great for breakfast … Continue reading

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Irish Oatmeal Brulee

Just one bowl of this Irish Oatmeal Brulee with cranberries, golden raisins and toasted pecans is sure to help you jumpstart your day. This recipe is perfect to serve to your overnight holiday guests or anytime you want a hot and … Continue reading

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Rum Raisin Pumpkin Bread Pudding

Warm bread pudding made with pumpkin bread and pumpkin puree is sure to be a hit with any pumpkin lover in your house. Filled with rum soaked golden raisins and topped with a dollop of cinnamon whipped cream and a drizzling of … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Muffins

About a week ago I finally found a few cans of pumpkin at the grocery store. I was super excited because I had been to several stores hoping to score some pumpkin. Looking for something warm and spicy to make … Continue reading

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Peanut Butter Granola Bars

My idea of a perfect weekend is going hiking with my husband and two dogs. We usually do a lot of hiking and camping during the summer and fall months, but since we moved to Peoria a few months ago we … Continue reading

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Mango Bread

Fresh Mango Bread spiced with cinnamon and ginger and bursting with sweet chunks of mango and plump raisins. With each bite of this scrumptious bread, you will be transported to a beautiful sandy beach with your toes in the sand and … Continue reading

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Mango Chutney

Sweet and spicy combination of mangoes, golden raisins, vinegar and exotic spices. This chunky chutney is a delicious condiment for grilled chicken, pork chops or seafood. I first tried mango chutney about a year ago on a piece of grilled chicken … Continue reading

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