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Healthy Muffins – Lemon Poppy Seed Buckwheat Muffins

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Infusion of Lemon zest and crunch of poppy seeds in crumbly, soft, healthy flour base of buckwheat and whole-wheat flour. To me, that sounds and tastes like a perfect summer afternoon! Baking used to scare me. No, really! My preferred way to cook is by andaaz or estimation, and baking seemed to require exact, measured quantities of each ingredient, which was so not my thing! So I stayed away from baking for a long time….

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Spinach Cucumber Carrot Smoothie

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Spinach in a smoothie, did you say? You got that right. But did you know it could be tasty too! I do love smoothies, for several reasons. For one, they’re very easy and simple to assemble -prep time is just for cutting the vegetables and fruit for toppings. Decide on the base you want, blend ingredients together, top with fruits, seeds and other ingredients and lo! Done. Smoothies make for a great breakfast or meal…

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Healthy Muffins – Prune Ginger Oats Muffins

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The goodness of oats and the unique combination of prunes and ginger in a muffin. Zero-guilt dessert for your sweet cravings. Warm, soft and fluffy, and now wholesome – ever since I discovered that there was a way to bake healthier muffins with zero refined sugar, I’ve begun to love muffins even more. The best part – these do not have any refined flour, and can be made gluten-free, xanthan gum-free if you so wish….

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Healthy Muffins – Chocolate Banana Muffins with Millet Flour Mix

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Healthy, wholesome muffins and zero compromise on taste – doesn’t that sound amazing? Let’s face it – muffins are an obsession for most of us. And on the days you wish to indulge your sweet tooth, or crave comfort food, muffins are the best answer to these needs. However, the whopping calorie count (a muffin usually has anywhere from 200 calories, counting upwards as per flavor) owing to the use of refined flour, boatloads of…