Baked Lemon Blueberry Donuts

Baked Lemon Blueberry Donuts - Lady Behind The Curtain

These Baked Lemon Blueberry Donuts are a healthier version to the normal fried donuts. One of my first jobs was working at a snack bar in Safeway.  It was called a snack bar but we had everything a diner would have and more including steaks that the customers got to pick from the meat counter themselves.  Anyway the ‘”snack bar” was located next to the bakery.  Back in those days (the late 70′s) a grocery store bakery actually made all their baked goods in house. They weren’t shipped to them ready to bake.  I remember watching the baker fry the … Continue reading

Light Raspberry White Chocolate Chip Muffins

Light Raspberry White Chocolate Chip Muffins - Lady Behind The Curtain

I love my berries dipped in chocolate but I didn’t want something that was high in calories.  So I created these delicious Light Raspberry White Chocolate Chip Muffins.  First this muffin tastes like a healthy version of a raspberry cobbler and then you bite into a white chocolate chip and it changes to a sweet chocolate delight. These Light Raspberry White Chocolate Chip Muffins are chalked full of nutrition.  Made with wheat flour, chai seed, flaxseeds and wheat germ to name a few.  These muffins will supply you with the fuel you need to conquer the morning. Pack these muffins … Continue reading

Light Blackberry Chocolate Chip Muffins

Light Blackberry Chocolate Chip Muffins - Lady Behind The Curtain

I love my berries dipped in chocolate but I didn’t want something that was high in calories.  So I created these delicious Light Blackberry Chocolate Chip Muffins.  First this muffin tastes like a healthy version of a blackberry cobbler and then you bite into a chocolate chip and it changes to a chocolate dipped blackberry. These Light Blackberry Chocolate Chip Muffins are chalked full of nutrition.  Made with wheat flour, chai seed, flaxseeds and wheat germ to name a few and will supply you with the fuel you need to conquer the morning. Pack these muffins for an on the … Continue reading

Asparagus Bacon Quiche

Asparagus Bacon Quiche - Lady Behind The Curtain

The BEST Quiche!  That’s what I kept hearing at the Ladies Brunch.  This Asparagus Bacon Quiche is full of smoky bacon with fresh asparagus and creamy shredded cheese. Perfect for a summer dinner with a green salad on the side. Whether I’m making this quiche for dinner or breakfast  I love that I can make it ahead and have it waiting for me in the refrigerator and ready for the oven.  This Asparagus Bacon Quiche is also great for entertaining out of town guests. Serve with my Fruit and Cheese Puffs or my Asparagus Pockets. Create your own Recipe Box … Continue reading

Cranberry Chicken Salad

Cranberry Chicken Salad - Lady Behind The Curtain

I made this Cranberry Chicken Salad for a ladies luncheon and stuffed it into Wonton Salad Cups.  You can serve this salad on a bed of lettuce, Mini Slider Rolls, or as finger sandwiches. Filled with dried cranberries and toasted almonds this is the BEST chicken salad.  Make on the weekend and has sandwiches all week!  This recipe makes enough to feed a crowd. Create your own Recipe Box and save your favorite Lady Behind The Curtain recipes.  Make a Meal Plan with your favorite recipes and ZipList will automatically add the ingredients to a Shopping List. Print Cranberry Chicken … Continue reading

Colorful Mini Hummingbird Cupcakes

Colorful Mini Hummingbird Cupcakes - Lady Behind The Curtain

Filled with bananas and pineapple these Colorful Mini Hummingbird Cupcakes remind me more of a banana bread then a cake!  Serve for a birthday, ladies tea, luncheon, brunch or make for a bake sale!  These Colorful Mini Hummingbird Cupcakes freeze beautifully and makes enough for a crowd! Do you know why this Hummingbird Cake (cupcakes)?  It’s because the cake is so good that when anyone eats it they can’t help but say Hmmmm.  For fun festive cupcakes add bright color to the frosting and match the cupcake liners! Create your own Recipe Box and save your favorite Lady Behind The … Continue reading