Recipe: Strawberry-Swirled Lemon Loaf

SONY DSC

Cravings–we all get them. Yet there are some flavour cravings that I rarely get. Salt, for example, or anything sour. Lemons fall into that latter category.

And yet, every once in a while, they happen. A couple of weeks ago, I was hit by a major craving for something lemon-flavoured. Especially a lemon-flavoured baked something. I tried staving the craving off with something a little more healthy, but that attempt didn’t work (mostly because that recipe didn’t work out for me).

So, I went back to an old favourite of mine: lemon loaf. This time, though, I added a little something extra, which led me to a new spin on the old classic. I ended up with this Strawberry-Swirled Lemon Loaf.

Continue reading “Recipe: Strawberry-Swirled Lemon Loaf”

Advertisements

Recipe: Strawberry Brownies

SONY DSC

Brownies are amazing, don’t you think? Especially when they’re warm. They’re chocolaty, soft and chewy, and perfect with a scoop of vanilla ice cream and strawberries.

At least, they’re that amazing when they’re done right. Unfortunately, in my quest for the perfect brownie recipe, I’ve come across a lot that don’t quite meet the mark.

This one, though. This recipe checks all the boxes. And, as an added bonus, it has the strawberries built right in.

Continue reading “Recipe: Strawberry Brownies”

Recipe review: Completely Delicious’ Strawberries and Champagne Cupcakes

SONY DSC

You guys… these cupcakes….

I won’t hesitate at all to tell you that these were some of the best cupcakes I’ve had in a long time. I’m so incredibly glad I took the time to try Completely Delicous’ recipe for Strawberries and Champagne Cupcakes, and I’m even happier to share them with you.

Seriously, you should go and make them, right now. That way, you can join in when I tell you all about how much I love them.

Continue reading “Recipe review: Completely Delicious’ Strawberries and Champagne Cupcakes”

Recipe review: Mimi’s Giant Whole-Wheat Banana-Strawberry Muffins

SONY DSC

Muffins are just awesome, aren’t they? They’re almost like cake, but more acceptable to eat for breakfast.

These particular muffins, Mimi’s Giant Whole-Wheat Banana-Strawberry Muffins (posted on the All Recipes site), make for a particularly good breakfast. They’re filling, delicious and relatively healthy.

Continue reading “Recipe review: Mimi’s Giant Whole-Wheat Banana-Strawberry Muffins”