Month: September 2011

Caramelized Onion, Arugula, and Cherry Tomato Pizza

Caramelized Onion, Arugula, and Cherry Tomato Pizza

Can you tell I’ve been eating a lot of vegan dishes lately? I have. But not because I want to be vegan… There is nothing wrong with being vegan, I’d just rather be a Lori that eats vegan meals, vegetarian meals, Paleo meals, and has 

Make My Day… Workout!

Make My Day… Workout!

I think I have a love affair with making people suffer. (and wine…) But when I say suffer, I mean in a good way. Ok, that sounds bad. Let me explain. Ever since I’ve been practically living at the gym, giving people workouts all day, 

Vanilla Almond Cupcakuffins (or cupcake-muffins!). And What’s The Difference Between a Muffin and a Cupcake?

Vanilla Almond Cupcakuffins (or cupcake-muffins!). And What’s The Difference Between a Muffin and a Cupcake?

What is the real difference between a cupcake and a muffin?

Is it that a muffin is really a naked cupcake? Is it because there’s fruit in muffins and not cupcakes? Less sugar, since most muffins have tons of added sugar?

I don’t know the answer. Do you?

Maybe you can try out this recipe and let me know…and trust me, you’ll want to. Try them, that is.

The thing I do know about these little gems are that they are incredibly delicious, soft, fluffy, slightly sweet, naked, and outstanding. The cupcakuffins are p e r f e c t in every way. Passing for a muffin and can definitely be a cupcake, without any frosting, they’re wonderful and healthy.

I served these slightly warm and with sliced ripe strawberries. The combination was killer.

Cupcake tin-approved, make these now. If you want straight vanilla, make the originals I played this recipe off from, here.

 

Record for these cupcake/muffins in my house was one day. One day and they were all gone. All 12 gone between only four people. What will your record be?

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What is the difference between a muffin and a cupcake?