Archive for September, 2010

A recipe for Raspberry Muffins

September 27th, 2010

Our late summer raspberries are still sweet and prolific-enough for us and to share with the birds! Here is a recipe for some muffins that many of our guests have enjoyed munching on this summer:

Mix together: 1/4 cup dark brown sugar, 1/4 cup white sugar, 1 stick melted butter

Add 1 egg and 1/2 cup buttermilk

Quickly mix in dry ingredients: 1 1/2 cups flour, 2 tsp baking powder, 1/4 tsp salt, 1 tsp cinnamon

stir  in: zest of a lemon, 1 1/4 cup fresh raspberries

place in 12 lined muffin tins

top each with struessel topping: mix 1/2 cup chopped nuts (pecans are nice), 1/2 cup dark brown sugar, 1/4 cup flour, 1 tsp lemon zest, 2 T melted butter-mix together until crumbly

Bake at 350 for 25 minutes.

Cool slightly and drizzle with a glaze of 1/2 cup confectioners sugar and 1 T lemon juice.


Padgett Business Services joins Reliable Linking

September 7th, 2010

Reliable Linking welcomes Bob Anderson of Padgett Business Services to their network of directory sites. As the owner of Padgett Business Services in Gardner, Massachusetts, Bob Anderson is a member of a nation-wide network of offices providing tax and accounting support to small businesses. Padgett Business Services are small business specialists in accounting, taxes, and payroll. They provide a unique combination of business information and services to help small owner-operated businesses succeed.