Welcome to the NuNaturals Stevia Giveaway! I am really excited about this giveaway because stevia is the only non-caloric sweetener I am down with. Aspartame, acesulfame K, sucralose, and all that other junk is bad. Half of them are banned in Europe, and yet America doesn’t seem to care about the studies that link them … More NuNaturals Stevia Giveaway!
Health is such a fickle thing. You can feel strong and so good for so long that you start to think that you will never get sick again. That you are just above getting sick. Then, midterms come around, you stay out late a couple times, you work out because you miss it, and BAM … More a remedy for the hard days
I am trying to be a Yes Woman this summer (and beyond). I want to live my life in such a way that I look back and think Damn I had fun! Not in an irresponsible, chaotic way, but in work hard play hard fashion. I want to do the work necessary to ensure the … More Yes Woman
I, personally, am very tolerant of gluten. You could even say I love gluten because ingredients that contain gluten often have a high fiber content… and we all know I love fiber. However, I have been interested in gluten free and lower carbohydrate baking lately. My biochemistry class has emphasized over and over again how … More Gluten, Dairy & Sugar Free: Purely Coconut Muffins!
I can be a little bit needy. Sometimes, I want my muffins to be carblicious. Other times, I want them to have more fat and fiber. And sometimes I simply make them to use up some bizzarre ingredient that I want to be rid of. That would be why I have two different gluten free … More My first try at gluten free baking and why you should cook with grape seed oil
Happy Monday everyone! I hope your weekends were both fun and relaxing. Mine certainly was! I went to see Country Strong (eh, decent), studied at coffee shops, worked out a bit, and road tripped to San Francisco on Saturday night to go downtown with my roomy, Ruby! We went to a few bars and randomly … More Pink Lady Apple Bran Muffins!
With finals coming up, I have been depending on super easy recipes for all my meals, hence all the bowls of food you have been seeing lately. The only final I am worried about is Biochem. I need to know what happens when you eat carbs all the way until it has been transformed into … More Chocolate Muffins with a hint of coconut
This week has been rough. Well, really just Monday. In the course of 5 hours I got rejected from getting in state tuition (even though I have been here in Cali for over two years), got into a minor car accident (on my way to…), missed my job interview, and embarrassed myself later in the … More Pumpkin Pecan Muffins
Hi! I am sorry it has been so long since my last post; getting settled in Davis has been hectic. So far, I am really liking it here. I am living with 4 other junior transfers in a beautiful, two story house about 2 miles from campus. There is Kristi, the tall azn with gorgeous cheek … More Fruity Cobbler Muffins
As you know, I make muffins all. the. damn. time. My bran muffins were always just slightly off. They were either a little too branny or not enough. Too moist or too dry. Never again. I have finally found the perfect ratios of bran to wheat baking powder to flour wet to dry banana to … More The last bran muffin recipe you will e v e r need.