Brown Sugar Cinnamon Muffins

Brown Sugar Cinnamon MuffinsA couple of years ago, when I started making homemade breakfast more often, we mixed and matched numerous recipes to form this one. And it is the one that everyone loves! I probably say that a lot, but brown sugar cinnamon muffins really are the breakfast that everyone would eat everyday if we could!

They are sweet, whole wheat and I have to watch myself, so I don’t eat too many! I also pack them in our older kids’ lunches and apparently our daughter’s friend begs her split the muffin with her whenever our daughter brings one to school! 🙂

brown sugar cinnamon muffinsDon’t they look good! They really are!


Brown Sugar Cinnamon Muffins


Makes 24 muffins


  • 3 cups whole wheat flour
  • 1 1/2 cup brown sugar, divided
  • 1 tsp. baking soda
  • 2 tsp. baking powder
  • 1 tsp. salt
  • 4 eggs
  • 1 tsp. vanilla
  • 1/2 cup melted butter
  • 1 1/2 cup milk
  • 1/2 tsp. cinnamon

Preheat oven to 350 degrees and prepare 2 muffin tins by lining with cupcake liners or spraying with cooking spray.

Mix together the whole wheat flour, 1 cup of the brown sugar, baking soda, baking powder, and salt. Add in the eggs vanilla, melted butter, and milk and mix just until combined.

Spoon into prepared muffin tins, set aside. Mix together the remaining 1/2 cup of brown sugar and 1/2 tsp. cinnamon. Sprinkle evenly on each muffin.

Bake for 20 minutes.


Go try some, you’ll love them!

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5 Comments

  1. Scott Scott
    March 19, 2015    

    I know that I might be a bit biased but…these muffins are AMAZING! 🙂

  2. Patti Patti
    March 19, 2015    

    I am excited to try them on Saturday morning

    • KaCee KaCee
      March 20, 2015    

      They are really good. I hope you like them!

  3. christieselken christieselken
    March 24, 2015    

    I adore brown sugar and cinnamon. I bet these are delicious. I am pinning!

  4. March 27, 2015    

    Yummy! Thanks for linking up with Waiting on…Wednesday @ While I’m Waiting! Have a wonderful weekend!

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