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Mini Matcha Meyer Lemon Poppy Seed Loaves

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First of all, let me apologize for the tongue-twister titling this post. It doesn’t roll off the tongue but it does do all the explaining for me. I made mini matcha meyer lemon poppy seed loaves — because why not? Well, actually I can list the reasons why I made them.

  1. Citrus season is ending and I haven’t made anything with a meyer lemon
  2. I had a citrus green tea latte the other day (my first ever GTL, I know, I know, I know)
  3. You guys haven’t seen my cute mini loaf pan
  4. Spring is coming!!!
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Strawberry Almond Streusel Cake

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Growing up and even now I would consider myself a rule follower. I don’t want to get myself in trouble; rules are there for a reason. You know, someone has walked this road before and the rules are there to guarantee you an easy ride. This went for recipes as well – you follow those instructions to a T or are left with a sad, inedible, disappointment. I’m looking at you double batch of blondies!

My mum on the other hand, to my complete dismay, played it fast and loose with recipes. As a child, I would become so upset when she would the change the recipe, adding, leaving out, and substituting as she pleased – before she even tried the recipe in its original form! I couldn’t even.

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