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If I could capture the smell of these muffins, I would turn it into a perfume called¬†Essence du Petit Dejeuner and sell it for $50 a bottle. And I don’t mean it like that gimmicky pizza or bacon perfume – I would legitimately wear this as my signature scent.

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Every time I go grocery shopping and see expensive granola, I die a little inside. I mean, no matter what fancy extras you add to it, it’s still just oats!¬†Luckily, homemade granola is insanely easy to make, and this recipe in particular is fast becoming one of my favorites.

I’ll never buy overpriced granola from the store again!


A bunch of good things separately become a great thing when combined

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I baked these cookies in a toaster oven. At work. In batches of five, so it took me a good two and a half hours. I didn’t have an oven mitt, so I used a t-shirt. Am I insane? Possibly.

They turned out so well I’m actually considering coming in to work at 7 in the morning so we can have fresh-baked muffins for Muffin Mondays. Am I insane? Most definitely.

Oatmeal Cookies

Just a typical day at the office

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I have a love-hate relationship with granola. On the one hand, it’s crunchy, which I love; on the other hand, it’s so crunchy it destroys my mouth, like I’m eating gravel or something. It’s the meth habit I’m trying to kick, the abusive boyfriend I’m trying to get rid of. Those are probably exaggerations, but I just get really intense about granola, okay?

Pumpkin Granola

Pumpkin granola

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