My Favorite Weight Loss Apps

Comparing popular weight loss apps

Yep, it’s that time of year again.  All the cakes and cookies and cinnamon rolls have been enjoyed, the new year is staring us in the face, and so is the scale.  Being a food blogger that focuses on desserts and baked goods is not exactly easy on the waist line!   From diets to weight […]

Lightned Up Pumpkin Spice Cookies

Healthy Pumpkin Cookies

I am always looking for ways to combine healthy ingredients into something that my kids will see as nothing more than really yummy snacks.  We are on the run to and from activities so often, that grab and go things are so helpful to have on hand.  “Healthy” cookies really fit the bill. These Lowfat […]

Pumpkin Oatmeal Spice Cookies

Pumpkin Cookies by Love From The Oven-8

I’ve decided I’m not going to wait on fall to show itself, instead I’m going to do my best to manufacture it myself.  I can’t seem to do much about the miserable temperature here in Phoenix, but I can fill my home with the wonderful scent of pumpkin and cinnamon.    Pumpkin bread, pumpkin muffins, pumpkin […]

Brownies Made With Greek Yogurt

Brownies Made With Greek Yogurt by Love From The Oven

Lately I seem to be seeing a lot of recipes that are using Greek Yogurt in place of other ingredients, mainly butter and oil.   The Double Dark Chocolate Cookies I made a few months ago that used Greek Yogurt were a huge hit (and some of the moistest cookies I’ve ever made), and I regularly […]

Chocolate Chip Cookie Muffins – Three Versions

chocolate chip cookie muffins

It’s been a crazy few weeks here in the Love From The Oven house.   I feel like I hardly have a moment to sit down, much less share my favorite recipes.   We have two more chaotic weeks around here and then hopefully (knock on wood) things will calm down. After whipping up some […]

Blueberry Banana Muffins

Frosting Creations By Duncan Hines-4006

I love muffins.  They are quick and easy to make.  You can pack a nice amount of nutrition into them.   They freeze well.  They are portable.  They are perfect portions.  They make for a super fast breakfast.   Really, what’s not to love?  We almost always have some Banana Chocolate Chip & Pumpkin Muffins in our […]

2011 Recipe Wrap Up – July


Continuing my look back at 2011 – the first year of Love From The Oven… Chili’s White Chocolate Molten Cake Copycat Recipe A super yummy Low Fat Bites From Other Blogs Recipe Collection Colorful Krispy Treat Pops Pumpkin Bites From Other Blogs Recipe Collection Gluten Free Bites From Other Blogs Collection Low Fat Banana Chocolate […]

Skinny Dessert Recipes

Skinny Dessert Recipes

You asked for it, so let’s do it..   Here is a round up of recipes from bakers and bloggers that feature treats that are a bit lighter, a bit lower in fat and even a bit healthy! Let the lower guilt recipes begin… Low Fat Lemon Drop Cupcakes From Dashing Dish Light Chocolate Bundt Cake […]

Delicious Pumpkin Muffin & Muffin Top Recipe (shhh… it’s lowfat!).

Lowfat Pumpkin Muffin Recipe

This is my favorite pumpkin muffin recipe.   I’ve played with it for years, finally finding the perfect mix of ingredients to make a yummy, moist and flavorful pumpkin muffin, or pumpkin muffin top, that is also low in fat, and pretty darn healthy.      Made with whole wheat flour, oat bran and flax seed meal, they […]