Menu Plan Monday ~ June 27/16 – Paleo Blueberry Lemon Cupcakes

Menu Plan Monday for the week of June 27/16 - recipe links and menu planning inspiration to help you get dinner on the table stress free!

Hi everyone, welcome to another Menu Plan Monday! How are you this week? As you know I celebrated my birthday last Friday with a really fun Polka Dot party. I hope to have some pictures of the decor up this week for you to check out. I was really happy with how everything turned out.

Unfortunately I can’t say the same thing about my Paleo birthday cupcakes. Y’all it took me THREE tries of the same recipe to get some presentable cupcakes!! What in the world? I used this recipe for Paleo Blueberry Lemon Cupcakes and the only reason I kept trying was because even though my first and second batch bombed in appearance, they tasted amazing!

The problem with the first batch was they were just really soggy and flat and stuck big time to the cupcake wrappers I used. So the second time I made them I went without cupcake wrappers and just used coconut oil to grease the cupcake pan and cooked them a bit longer. Unfortunately they still stuck to the pan and got a little ugly as I tried to get them out. Sheesh!

Round three, I went back to cupcake liners but this time used the double lined ones and baked them for 26 minutes. Success! By this time though I was so exhausted there was no way I was even going to attempt the frosting. Thankfully they were delicious without it :) Even my friends that aren’t Paleo eaters really liked them, in fact these cupcakes were more of a hit than the fancy expensive (non-paleo) cupcakes I bought for everyone from my local bakery.

Paleo Blueberry Lemon Cupcakes at I'm an Organizing Junkie blog


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Menu Plan Monday ~ June 20/16

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Hi everyone! The countdown is on, only 4 more sleeps until my 45th birthday and my big polka dot party! I’m so super excited about it but I have so much to accomplish before then. I was wondering why this birthday party seemed like so much more work to me than the big 40th I […]

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Menu Plan Monday ~ June 13/16

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Hey friends, how are you?  A couple of years ago I really got out of the habit of using cookbooks. In fact I actually got rid of so many of my cookbooks at one point as I just wasn’t using them anymore. Instead Pinterest became my go to place to find many of my weekly […]

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3 Simple Tips for an Organized Medicine Cabinet

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The following is a guest post from regular contributor, Yuni at Love Your Abode. Once a year, I like to clean out and go through all the items in my medicine cabinet. Whether or not you have a medicine cabinet, drawer, or shelf, here are 3 simple tips to keeping these items organized. Here’s a BEFORE shot. […]

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Menu Plan Monday ~ June 6/16

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Hi everyone! Welcome back to another day of setting ourselves up for an organized week. The best way to do that is with a menu plan! It’s also our first menu plan in June. June is my favorite month because it’s my birthday month, whoot! I just love birthdays and getting to celebrate another year […]

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