banana bread

Chocolate-Glazed Espresso & Chocolate Chip Banana Bread Muffins {dairy-free}

June 28, 2017
Chocolate-Glazed Espresso & Chocolate Chip Banana Bread Muffins - Light and tender, chocolate-studded banana muffins with a coffee kick, topped with a silky chocolate-espresso ganache. Perfect for a sweet breakfast treat or dessert - no mixer needed! {dairy-free}

Yesterday I had my first cup of coffee in 10 weeks and it was dreamyyyy. It was also black. Yep – this girl, the one who was previously addicted to iced caramel lattes, drank a cup of black coffee yesterday morning and actually enjoyed it. Then this morning, I drank espresso, and if anything it […]

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Cinnamon-Swirl Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

April 24, 2015
Cinnamon-Swirl Chocolate Chip Banana Bread... The ultimate banana bread - moist, studded with plenty of chocolate, and swirled with a hefty dose of cinnamon-sugar. | www.brighteyedbaker.com

FRIDAYS! – They either call for a drink or chocolate-on-chocolate-on-chocolate, am I right? Actually, let’s be real; they call for both. Pull out your cocktail shaker and the chocolate chips and let’s get the weekend going! Now, I assume that if you’re here you already know this much too well, but it’s worth saying anyhow: you can never have […]

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Classic Banana Bread

February 25, 2015
Classic Banana Bread - an easy recipe for perfectly sweet and tender, no-frills banana bread. | www.brighteyedbaker.com

I know that there are probably like 100 x infinity recipes for banana bread out there, but the way I see it, it’s one of the things that you should totally have a solid, reliable, go-to recipe for in your repertoire. It’s right up there with classic red velvet cupcakes, classic gingerbread man cookies, and classic mojitos; they’re […]

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Banana Date Bread {Dairy-Free}

October 2, 2014
Banana Date Bread - a moist banana bread studded with sweet dates and topped with a caramelized banana-pecan crust. | www.brighteyedbaker.com #wholewheat

Apparently this is the week of travel-inspired recipes. There were those fluffy buttermilk scones that I first discovered in Paris, and then there’s this bread, directly inspired by Tartine Bakery in San Francisco. I was dying to visit after I ordered one of their cookbooks and made my dream bread – aka hole-ridden sourdough with a crispy crust and […]

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The Incredible Hull: Roasted Strawberry Banana Bread

May 19, 2014
Roasted Strawberry Banana Bread - a light, moist, and fruity take on banana bread from @brighteyedbaker| brighteyedbaker.com #bananabread #recipe

As I’ve heard other bloggers attest to, sometimes the hardest part about putting together a blog post is actually sitting down and writing it (as evidenced by the fact that I initially spelled that as righting – whoops). Sure, the recipes take time to get just right and the photos can be challenging to produce, […]

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Confession #113: Skimping isn’t my style… Peanut Butter and Nutella Swirled Banana Bread

February 28, 2013
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Go big or go home. Are you on board with that? Because that’s what we’re doing here today – going BIG. You better believe that if I’m going to swirl peanut butter and nutella into my banana bread, I’m gonna do it with gusto. No skimping on the peanut butter and definitely no skimping on the nutella. […]

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