Desserts - Sweets & Treats · Recipes

Fresh Strawberry Doughnuts & Strawberry Puree Glaze (Whole Wheat)

Fresh Strawberry Doughnuts  Yields 12 Batter 1 Cup Whole Wheat Flour ¼ Cup to 1/3 Cup of Sugar (base on personal preference of sweetness) 2 Teaspoons of Baking Powder ¼ Teaspoon of Salt ¼ Teaspoon of Nutmeg ½ Cup + 2 Teaspoons of Skim Milk 4 Tablespoons of Butter (melted) 1 Egg 1 Teaspoon of… Continue reading Fresh Strawberry Doughnuts & Strawberry Puree Glaze (Whole Wheat)

Biscuits · Recipes

Lemon Glazed Blueberry Scones (Whole Wheat)

I'm pretty much on a mission to bake scones in every conceivable flavor and variation. The reason I am so scone obsessed is because they are legitimately the easiest things in the world to bake! Between preparation (about 5-10 mins) and bake time (roughly 15 mins), you have a delectable treat in under a half… Continue reading Lemon Glazed Blueberry Scones (Whole Wheat)

Breads · Recipes

Whole Wheat “Irish” Soda Bread

Now that I'm officially back from my vacation to Ireland, I figure it's about that time to start posting recipes again! Prior to getting to Ireland, I knew EXACTLY just what recipe I'd plan for my return - Irish Soda Bread. Unfortunately, much like corned beef and cabbage, Irish Soda Bread, is most definitely an Americanized… Continue reading Whole Wheat “Irish” Soda Bread

Desserts - Sweets & Treats · Recipes

Cranberry Almond Biscotti dipped in White Chocolate (Whole Wheat)

I'm a hot beverage fiend. Tea, coffee, even just plain hot water...I'll take it. So, naturally, I'm a big fan of any treats that pair well with these beverages! Cue the Biscotti. I used to make biscotti quite a bit before I switched to whole wheat baking. I was so obsessed with mastering scones and biscuits,… Continue reading Cranberry Almond Biscotti dipped in White Chocolate (Whole Wheat)

Biscuits · Recipes

Glazed Apple Spice Scones (Whole Wheat)

To continue my theme of Fall in the Summer, I decided to make delightful Apple Spice Scones with a Cinnamon Glaze! I swear, these smelled exactly like Apple Pie when baking, but with a hell of a lot less effort! Scones are so low maintenance to throw together, it's one of those baked goods you can't… Continue reading Glazed Apple Spice Scones (Whole Wheat)

Biscuits · Recipes

Chocolate Chip “Cookie Dough” Scones (Whole Wheat)

Dough 2 ½ Cups of White Whole Wheat Flour 1/3 Cup of White Sugar 4 Teaspoons of Baking Powder ½ Teaspoon of Salt ½ - ¾ Cup of Chocolate Chips ¾ Cup + 1 Tablespoon of Skim Milk 8 Tablespoons of Butter (cold and chopped) 1 Teaspoon of Vanilla Extract Vanilla Frosting 1 Cup of… Continue reading Chocolate Chip “Cookie Dough” Scones (Whole Wheat)

Desserts - Sweets & Treats · Recipes

Glazed Donuts a la Krispy Kreme (Whole Wheat)

Donuts or Doughnuts?...that is the question. Well, I know the answer, I just don't necessarily use it. Yes, it is in fact doughnuts, but I find that to be a pain in the butt to type out. I stick with nice and simple DONUTS. On the topic of donuts, I have made the most killer at home… Continue reading Glazed Donuts a la Krispy Kreme (Whole Wheat)

Biscuits · Recipes

Cinnamon Raisin Biscuits (Whole Wheat)

I am a little bit of a cinnamon junkie. Or a lot of bit. You are probably going to find it incorporated into almost every one of my recipes. I even put obnoxious amounts on top of my cereal - leaving me with some chunky, dirty looking milk (still worth it). Although I'm sure I really sold… Continue reading Cinnamon Raisin Biscuits (Whole Wheat)

Desserts - Sweets & Treats · Recipes

Cinnamon Rolls a la Cinnabon (Whole Wheat)

Stopping by the mall is an incredibly dangerous task. I'm not talking about blowing my money on clothes or unnecessary iPhone cases at the nifty kiosks, but the SMELLS. I do not understand how any one can walk into a mall and not be immediately drawn to Cinnabon. Unfortunately, eating one of those delectable rolls… Continue reading Cinnamon Rolls a la Cinnabon (Whole Wheat)

Biscuits

Cheddar Herb Biscuits a la Red Lobster (Whole Wheat-ified)

Once upon a time, if someone had offered me $1,000,000 with the one condition being that I had to give up cheese, I probably would have chosen cheese. I'm slowly weeding dairy out of my diet, but that doesn't mean I have to deprive readers of a bomb recipe One of my favorites has always… Continue reading Cheddar Herb Biscuits a la Red Lobster (Whole Wheat-ified)