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I just had to share that a recipe for churros I posted on Instagram (you can follow me there for more frequent recipes, wine and cocktail goodness at @the_wine_muse) was posted in Zulay Kitchen’s blog. You can check it out here: In the meantime, here is the recipe:⁣• 1 cup water⁣• 2 tablespoons sugar⁣• 1/2 teaspoon salt⁣• 2 tablespoons vegetable oil⁣• 1 cup all-purpose flour⁣• 2 cups oil (for frying)⁣• 1/2 cup white sugar⁣• 2 tablespoons cinnamon ⁣⁣Directions:⁣1. Combine water, 2 tablespoons sugar, salt, and 2 tablespoons oil in a saucepan and bring to a boil. ⁣⁣2. Remove from heat and add the flour. Mix until combined. Let cool, then spoon the dough into a piping bag.⁣⁣3. Heat 2 cups of oil in a pan. Pipe dough in long strips and fry until golden brown. Flip over and fry the other side. ⁣⁣4. Mix together the sugar and cinnamon. Roll the fried churros in the sugar mixture until coated.⁣⁣5. Enjoy!! ⁣

Vegan Chocolate and Granola Pancakes

I may have mentioned, I have a very rambunctious toddler.  I wish I could bottle his energy.  Every morning he wakes up and is ready for the day.  I mean, READY!  He is ready to run!  He is ready to play!  He is ready to EAT! Seriously, my toddler can eat in the morning.  It’s his largest meal of the day.  I usually start with a cereal bar for him.  Then I go into fruit – usually a banana or an apple.  Then we have breakfast as a family. I like to make something protein based for breakfast, but recently, my boy has learned how to request food.  There is nothing he loves more than pancakes.  He can eat his weight in them! One morning he requested pancakes, and I had nothing in the house.  So, I went to my pantry and started to get creative.  From that, I created this recipe, which has become a family favorite.  I tweak it from time to time, sometimes omitting the cocoa and granola to make simple pancakes.  …