Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Blueberry and Lemon Muffins- Scrumptious!

I. am. in. love. with these muffins. My mouth is watering just thinking about them again. I got these out of a cookbook that I just bought, it's called Deceptively Delicious, by Jessica Seinfeld. I changed it up a bit, and I am so glad I did, they turned out wonderfully!
Here's the recipe.

1/2 c back brown sugar
4 Tbsp margarine or butter
1 c lowfat plain yogurt
1 c blueberries
1/2 c applesauce
1 lg egg
2 tsp pure lemon extract
1 tsp grated lemon zest
2 cups flour (I did half of this with whole wheat flour, 
      and the other half with all purpose, 
      to make it just that much more healthy)
1/4 c flaxseed meal
1 tsp baking powder
1 tsp baking soda
 1/2 tsp salt-I actually omitted the salt

Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit, use non-stick spray on your muffin tin, or use muffin wrappers. In a large bowl, beat the sugar and the margarine together, stir in the yogur, blueberries, applesauce, egg, lemon extract, and lemon zest. Add the flour, flaxseed meal, baking powder, baking soda, and salt. Stir just to comine, do not overmix- the batter should be lumpy. Divide batter into the muffin cups, bake until tops of muffins are lightly browned and center is baked through, about 13-16 minutes, let muffins cool. Store at room temperature in an airtight container for 2 days (or if your me, it took me about 5 days to eat these... they were just fine) or wrap individually and freeze for up to one month.

I am going to make them again tomorrow. These have jumped to the top of my favorite list, and if you know me, I am a muffin lovin' girl, so that's sayin' something! Enjoy!


freckled laundry said...

Just printed this recipe. Looks SO yummy! Thank you for sharing it (and tweaking it to perfection).


Lauren @ My Wonderfully Made said...

OH these sound perfect! I don't have flaxseed meal -- so I'll maybe sub wheat germ? I was just looking for a good, low fat muffin recipe this week! Thanks very much!

jennifer blair said...

THese look delicious!

Anonymous said...

Thanks in support of sharing such a nice thinking, post is nice,
thats why i have read it completely
Also visit my website ... houston tmj

Anonymous said...

Wow, supeгb blоg layоut! How long havе you
been blogging fоr? you maԁе blogging look еasy.

The overall looκ of your web site іs
great, as ωell as the сontent!

My site; payday loans

Anonymous said...

Hey I know this is off topic but I was wondering if you knew of
any widgets I could add to my blog that automatically tweet
my newest twitter updates.
I've been looking for a plug-in like this for quite some time and was hoping maybe you
would have some experience with something like this. Please let me know if you run
into anything. I truly enjoy reading your blog and I look forward to your new updates.

Check out my weblog Click here
My page - View my web page

Anonymous said...

Keep on working, great job!

Have a look at my web page calories burned walking

Anonymous said...

I've been surfing online more than 3 hours lately, yet I by no means found any fascinating article like yours. It is lovely price sufficient for me. Personally, if all webmasters and bloggers made excellent content material as you probably did, the web might be much more useful than ever before.

My blog ... payday loans

Anonymous said...

Hi there! This post could not be written any better!
Going through this post reminds me of my previous roommate!
He continually kept preaching about this. I'll forward this post to him. Pretty sure he will have a great read. Thanks for sharing!

Look at my blog what should i weigh for my height

Anonymous said...

Good article. I'm facing some of these issues as well..

Also visit my page how much should i weigh

Anonymous said...

TOMS Shoes is available all across the United States, Canada and Australia.Various Toms Shoes Can Be Found Online[url=]Cheap Toms[/url] IMPORTANT: Only shoes purchased from, unworn, and in the shoebox or canvas bag they came in can be returned.About Where Do They Sell Toms footwear [url=]Toms Shoes Outlet[/url] The brand got successful in making its presence felt globally within three years of its conception. 3. Easily available: The process of getting original Toms shoes coupons is very easy. In case you have a shoe fetish and are always on a look out for the best offers you may even subscribe to the website and get regular updates on the offers available right in your inbox. [url=]Cheap Toms[/url] Going for the same price as Sperry Top-Sider Largo, Tretorn are currently available from Zappos. They have a classic shape reflected by Tretorn in a feather-light canvas, they come with a rubber sole that is PVC free. The major difference between these and the Sperry Top-Sider Largo is that Tretorn have a low-slung profile and care-free attitude expressed by the makers intentional removal of the roping common with espadrilles. A truly Swedish invention. TOMS is a brand of shoes which offer you fashionable and comfortable foot wears plus an opportunity to help the poor, barefooted children across the world.Yes, TOMS is a company that is established with the objective of helping poor children in the world who starve even for a pair of shoes and get affected with various diseases as they have to stay bare footed all the time.
Relate Post
[url=]toms sale high quality for you discount buy[/url]
[url=]toms sale high quality for you discount buy[/url]

Anonymous said...

google law firm

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...