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Strawberry Lemonade Muffins

Do you love strawberry shortcake?  I have just the recipe for you, but less trouble and less calories.  This is a fabulous muffin recipe and I know because I have made my share of muffins with high school students.  Since  I just received my first strawberries of the season in my CSA box I was searching for a great recipe.  I did not have to go far.    The new issue of Southern Living coincidentally featured strawberry recipes ranging from strawberry pie to strawberry curd this month.  There many great looking  recipes using strawberries.  I didn’t have to make a choice because my friend Syble mentioned to me that she tried these strawberry lemonade muffins which were divine.  I was sold .  Her word is gold and I love it when I don’t have to make decisions.

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Pancakes

After suffering for three days with laryngitis, I was ready to demonstrate in silence how to prepare pancakes.  But, a scratchy voice appeared on Friday morning and I was able to end my quick bread unit with some light and airy pancakes that will melt in your mouth .   This recipe makes a very thick batter, but surprisingly not a heavy pancake.  It is light as a feather and will absorb whatever topping you decide to choose. I used a recipe that I have seen floating around on many  blogs.  They are heralded as the world’s best buttermilk pancakes.  You can be the judge of that.  We thought they were fabulous!

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