With Spring here and Easter just around the corner I thought to share with you one of our favorite recipes for this time of the year, our Carrot Bread with chocolate chips and Brown Sugar Almond Glaze. This bread recipe is delicious and for sure a family favorite.

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This bread is super moist and the chocolate touch is always a plus!

Delicious Carrot Bread Recipe... Yum, yum, good! @the36thavenue #recipes


However my favorite thing is the Brown Sugar Almond Glaze. 

So darn good!

Delicious Carrot Bread Recipe... Yum, yum, good! @the36thavenue #recipes


Carrot Bread Recipe

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Carrot Bread Recipe and Printable
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  • 1 Cup Butter
  • 2 Cups Sugar
  • 2 Eggs
  • 3 Cups Flour
  • ¼ tsp Salt
  • 1 tsp Cinnamon
  • ½ tsp Nutmeg
  • 2 tsp Baking Soda
  • ½ Cup Warm Water
  • 2 Cups Shredded Carrots
  • 1 Cup Chocolate Chips
  • GLAZE:
  • ½ Cup Brown Sugar
  • 2 Tb Water
  • ½ tsp Almond Extract
  1. Cream butter with sugar and eggs.
  2. Add flour, salt, cinnamon and nutmeg to the butter mixture. Mix well.
  3. Dissolve the baking soda in warm water and add to mixture.
  4. Blend in the shredded carrots and chocolate chips.
  5. Bake on well greased pan at 325 F for 1 hour.
  6. GLAZE: Mix brown sugar, water and almond extract in a sauce pan. Stir until the mixture comes to a boil. Spread on top of the bread.
This recipe will make two loaves of bread.


Wrap the bread with a few coffee filters and baker’s twine and you have the cutest homemade gift.

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Feel free to print our Easter Tags to wish your friends and family a Happy Easter!

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You can find more sizes and colors HERE.

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Now that I’ve shared my Easter recipe, some of my favorite creative friends and I are pleased to invite YOU to wow us with yours!

Awesome Pinterest Party!

The Easter-themed Year of Celebrations Pinterest party will be held this Sunday, March 30, and y’all are all cordially invited to join in!

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The monthly Year of Celebrations Pinterest Party is the place to find THE most comprehensive, inspiring Pinterest board on the block. Each and every month, we’ll be focusing on a different holiday or celebration, and this month is all about Easter! Here are all of the details for how YOU can participate:

  • What: A Pinterest Party to celebrate all things Easter!

  • When: THIS Sunday, March 30 at 9 p.m. EST/ 8 p.m. Central/ 7 p.m. MST/ 6 p.m. PST

How you can participate:

  • Round up YOUR favorite Easter projects and recipes. Anything goes: crafts, decor, sweet treats, and more!
  • Follow the Year of Celebrations Pinterest board. 

  • When the party kicks off, tweet YOUR favorite Valentine’s Day project and/or link using the hashtag #yearofcelebrations. Helpful hint: We highly recommend putting the hashtag at the beginning of your tweet to ensure it doesn’t get cut off.
  • On Sunday, March 30, tune in at the appointed time and watch as we build a board full of amazing ideas – including yours! 
  • Be sure to follow along during the party to repin and comment on the board’s posts using the hashtag #yearofcelebrations. 

We are so excited to PIN and SHARE all of your amazing projects!

See y’all there!



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