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Cross Country- Oatmeal Cookies and Blog Award

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This morning was a cloudy, and gloomy morning that turned into a half way decent looking day, here in South Florida, but temperature only at about 68 degrees F. My daughter dropped off my little grandson at my place for a couple hours so she could go take care of errands, son-in-law had his only 1 day off, and he had to take care of things, as well. My little sweetheart came all set with his "Finding Nemo" CDVD, as he calls it, and I knew I didn't have his favorite little "Goldfish" crackers snack for him, so I thought, I better start making something real quick and yummy for him. Sure enough I had Ghirardelli Bittersweet Chocolates, but no chocolate chips. Found some quick cooking oats, and I knew I had the rest of the ingredients...so why not, some chocolate chunk cookies, instead of chocolate chip cookies?

Ready to jump into action, and in less than 30 minutes, warm cookies were waiting for my little guy, with a big smile on his face. For some reason, every …

Oatmeal Apple Muffins

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Just as I have mentioned, I did make these yummy Oatmeal Apple Muffins, that I adapted from Monet, on her anecdotesandapplecores blog. I did not have any pears on hand, so I used Granny Smith apples instead. Also, I got tagged by my friend, Lizzy, from thatskinnychickcanbake  and will answer the questions and hope not to bore you good people  out there. First, on with this delish and easy adapted recipe. Thanks Monet, and I want you to know that I actually made this as a tribute to you! I know you are in Tampa now, with your sister Susanne. Our prayers, and love go out to you...for Baby Ryan's healing.
Oatmeal Apple Muffins adapted from anecdotesandapplecores
1 1/2 cups all purpose flour 1/2 cup light brown sugar 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon nutmeg 1/4 teaspoon cloves 1/3 cup vegetable oil 2 eggs 1/3 cup buttermilk (or 1 Tbsp. white vinegar add to 1/3 cup milk) 2 Granny Smith apples peeled, diced and j…