Recipe for Cherry & Yogurt Bran Muffins with Brown Sugar Butter Topping

Bran muffins aren’t usually high on my list of foods to seek out, but after having a particularly disappointing cardboard bran muffin in an airport I found myself craving a good bran muffin.  These muffins fit the bill. They are hearty, have a nice flavor, and the crunchy sweet topping contrasts nicely with the moist muffin.

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Buttermilk Cherry “Doughnut” Muffins

My husband and I were at a home decor store the other night when he spotted a book on doughnuts.  We ultimately decided not to get the book as we know from past experience with a cake book that my mom gave Jaime that it is dangerous for us to have themed sweets recipe books around.  Despite not buying the book when we got home I couldn’t stop thinking about donuts so the next morning I decided to make some. I didn’t want to deep fry the doughnuts and we don’t have a doughnut pan so I baked these “doughnuts” in a muffin pan.  Cherry "Doughnut" Muffins Continue reading