Pumpkin Banana Muffins

A transitional muffin to get you in the mood for fall – with chocolate chips, of course!!

Pumpkin Banana Muffins -- A transitional muffin to get you in the mood for fall - with chocolate chips, of course!!

Happy unofficial start to fall, My Cooking Spot readers! This is Megan – The Emotional Baker and I’m back this month with a great muffin to ease you into fall baking.

Although I haven’t started baking with pumpkin this season, I can feel the itch coming on. (I actually made these in May!!) [Read more…]

Tomato Basil and Ricotta Flatbread Pizza

This Tomato Basil and Ricotta Flatbread Pizza is a tasty, vegetarian lunch or light dinner ready in less than 30 minutes

Flatbread Pizza

August is not a month people are known to pull out the apron and cook all day in the kitchen. Back to school, end of summer, crazy heat, it all points to “please don’t make me spend over 30 minutes in the kitchen”

With that in mind, I made some pizza. Probably one of my favorite meals to make when I have no time or no desire to cook. [Read more…]


Whole Wheat Chocolate Chip Muffins

Whole Wheat Chocolate Chip Muffins

Last week, Austin experienced some super odd weather. Not only did it rain eight days in a row, but we also set a record low for August. Crazy town! Because of the rain, I was stuck indoors more than usual. I had more time on my hands than I expected, so I realized I could have a little fun in the kitchen. Usually, I avoid turning my oven on as much as possible in the month of August, but the cooler weather opened up the possibility of baking. [Read more…]

Apple-Inspired Recipe Round-Up

7 Apple Inspired Recipes | My Cooking Spot

It’s almost apple season! Now is the perfect time to start thinking about all of those delicious apple-inspired recipes to your must make this September. Today, we are rounding up 7 of our favorite apple recipes to share with you.

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