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Orange Almond Blueberry Muffins

I’ve mentioned before the process in which we’re going through in order to turn our new condo into a home. On our first full Sunday in the new place, Justin headed out to hockey and I whipped up a batch of these orange almond blueberry muffins (recipe can be found here via this book) so that he could come home to a place that was filled with the smell of freshly baked muffins (aka warmth and love. Also, I just realised that we totally sound like a 50’s couple. We are not. But I do like baking, and he does like sports). It instantly made our place feel more homey, despite the fact that they were baked amongst a pile of discarded boxes and unpacked dishes.

Though these muffins didn’t originally appeal to me (I’m more of a chocolate chip, banana muffin kinda girl), we had yet to go grocery shopping and I had to make do with the ingredients on hand. The results were surprisingly delicious and I would gladly make them again.

images via lark + linen

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    April 1, 2011 at 3:56 pm

    mmm…these look so yummy!

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    Aunt Donna, Uncle Mark
    April 1, 2011 at 10:03 pm

    Congratulations on your new home, Jacquelyn and Justin!
    It looks great! I love the fireplace and your choice of colours and fabrics. Enjoy!

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    Meghan @ My Wishful Thinking
    April 2, 2011 at 5:24 am

    Oooooh yummy!! I totally agree, the smell of baking instantly makes a place feel like home! I am rubbish at baking (so that never happens) so I make soup instead – same effect!

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    christine {bijouandboheme}
    April 3, 2011 at 9:44 am

    These look delish! Might hand this recipe over to my daughter to try- I’m a teriible baker:(

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      April 4, 2011 at 11:10 pm

      I have faith in you! They were pretty simple. You can do it :) If not, eat your daughters – they’re delicious

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    Rose Taylor
    October 3, 2012 at 4:16 am

    I was looking for something yummy to bake and I just found your blog, and I couldn’t resist these muffins. They look so delicious!

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