apple cinnamon roll cupcakes

Oct 14, 2010 by

being a good deer hunter’s widow, i want to make sure that my hubby gets a good breakfast when he goes out hunting for the day.  being like any sane person, i don’t want to get up at 3 a.m. to make my hubby breakfast.  so instead, i make breakfast for him “to go.”  while i’m all nice and cozy sleeping in bed, my hunter will be on the road munching on these delicious cupcakes and more than likely washing them down with red bull. adapted slightly from pauladeen.com 2 c milk 1 tbsp active dry yeast 1/3 c sugar 2 tsp salt 6 1/2 c all-purpose flour 2 eggs 1/4 c butter, room temperature 2 tbsp butter, melted to brush on tops of cupcakes before baking filling ingredients 1/2 c unsalted, butter, melted...

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apple turnovers

Apr 16, 2010 by

this recipe would qualify as “semi-homemade”.  however, when you’re hungry for breakfast in the morning, i think the quicker the prep time, the better.  🙂 1 tube reduced fat croissant rolls apple pie filling or fried apples from cracker barrel or chopped apples with brown sugar and cinnamon cinnamon frosting (see blog: sugar cookies and frosting) preheat oven to temperature indicated on croissant packaging. chop apples in apple filling down to small pieces. spoon 1 tbsp of apples onto the wide end of the croissant. sprinkle with cinnamon. roll up to the small end. place on a non-stick baking sheet. bake as the croissant packing calls for, or until golden brown on the edges. while croissants are baking, prepare a small serving of frosting. when croissants are finished baking, remove from oven and place...

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