Monday, August 30, 2010

Morning Glory Muffins

Morning glory muffins are one of our favorite breakfast foods!  I tweaked a few different recipes from to come up with these yummy muffin.

They are filled with healthy goodness!

Here's the recipe...

Morning Glory Muffins
                  (printable version)

1 cup all-purpose flour
1 cup whole wheat flour
3/4 cup brown sugar
1 tablespoon cinnamon
2 teaspoons baking powder
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
2 cups grated carrots
1 apple chopped
1 cup raisins or dried cranberries
1/2 cup chopped pecans
1/2 cup ground flaxseed
2 eggs
2 tablespoons honey
1/2 cup unsweetened applesauce
1/4 cup vegetable oil
1 tablespoon vanilla extract


Preheat oven to 375 degrees.  Lightly coat 18 muffin cups with nonstick cooking spray.  Whisk together eggs, 
honey, applesauce, oil and vanilla.  In a large bowl, stir together flour, brown sugar, cinnamon, baking powder,baking soda and salt.  Stir in carrots, apples, raisins, pecans and flaxseed.  Stir in applesauce mixture just until moistened.  Pour batter into prepared muffin tins and bake for 15-20 minutes.


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  1. mmm yum! will have to try this recipe, love all the healthy bits of fruit & nuts.
    judi ;)

  2. OH! WOW! This looks so delicious! I will have to give it a try for sure! YUMMY!



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