MeMe's "Special K" Muffins

Pam Stewart


Muffins are my favorite breakfast food. I am always trying to come up with ways to make them somewhat healthier. My grandkids love these.....and so do I.


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20 Min


  • 1 1/2 c
    special k cereal (any flavor)
  • 1 c
  • 1/4 c
    hot water
  • 1/4 c
    canola oil
  • 1 large
  • 1/4 c
    brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 1/4 c
  • 1 large
    ripe banana
  • 1 1/4 c
  • 1 1/4 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1/4 tsp
  • 3/4 c
    dried cranberries (blueberries are also good)

How to Make MeMe's "Special K" Muffins


  1. Coarsley crush cereal.
    Soak in hot water, buttermilk, canola oil for 5 minutes.
    Add beaten egg.
    Add both sugars.
    Add mashed banana. Stir till well blended.
  2. Mix flour,baking soda, and salt together.
    Add to cereal mixture, stir well.
    Stir in cranberries or choice of fruit.
  3. Bake in greased muffin tins at 350 degrees for 19 minutes. Makes 12-14 muffins.

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About MeMe's "Special K" Muffins

Course/Dish: Other Breakfast Muffins
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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