• Muffins/Pastries

    Easy Banana Muffins

    Who doesn’t love a soft, moist banana muffin? In our house, we love it plain, with chocolate chips, or even chopped nuts. No matter what your preference is this easy banana muffin recipe is quick to make. What Makes a Soft, Moist Banana Muffin? The key on getting a soft muffin is to add some moisture to the batter. Sour cream is my secret ingredient on adding creaminess to the banana batter. The thickness of the sour cream makes sure the batter stays thick and not thin and runny. If you don’t have sour cream, plain Greek yogurt is a great alternative. Why Use Ripe Bananas for Banana Muffins? The riper the banana,…

  • Muffins/Pastries

    Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins

    No one can say no to pumpkin chocolate chip muffins! Pumpkin desserts are great plain or with chocolate chips. One bite and you will taste all the flavors of Fall! After a long hot, humid summer here in Texas, all I dream of is the Fall season. One of the first things I crave are pumpkin desserts. Sometimes I bake pumpkin pancakes, pumpkin bread, but my family always wants chocolate with their pumpkin desserts. What’s great with a muffin recipe, is how it can be eaten throughout the day. Muffins are great for breakfasts, snacks, and desserts. Recipe adapted from The Diary of a Real Housewife. If you love anything with chocolate chips,…