This post was featured on Epic Mommy Adventures.A couple weeks ago I posted my pumpkin juice recipe, which is a drink from the Harry Potterseries.Well, over the weekend I made another Harry Potter inspired treat–pumpkin pasties!...more
When Zach was offered the job he has now, we obviously went out to celebrate. For the first time since he finished grad school (6 months), we knew where his paychecks would be coming from. It was a great feeling....more
Slightly sweetened oatmeal squares filled with pumpkin puree, dried cranberries, and almond slivers for a delicious snack. These healthy oatmeal squares are great for an early breakfast on the go.It’s October, which means that it’s time for the pumpkin craze to start if it hasn’t already for you....more
For the first day of October, I am proposing you a delightful recipe that brings fall in a coffee cup: pumpkin spiced latte. Prepared from organic pumpkin purée and traditional fall spices such as cinnamon, cloves, star anise, ginger and a pinch of nutmeg, this delicious, flavorful coffee will warm your mornings.
I’ve recently discovered that I am in fact, caucasian.I always assumed I was. “They” say if both of your parents are white then chances are, you are as well. I don’t know who “they” are. Doctors? Genetic scientists? Pssssh!!! What do they know?I mean, I guess I’ve always had caucasian traits. I’m pasty. I played the clarinet in highschool. I orgasm for Nutella. I own a Kitchenaid mixer that I never use. All characteristics that point to honkey heritage....more
It's finally Fall, which means I've finally gotten over myself (and summer) and have decided to treat you all to an amazing Pumpkin dessert. I feel like all we ever see is Pumpkin and Chocolate or Pumpkin and Cream Cheese, but it's time for a different flavor profile to work it's way into the mix... KAHLUA! ...more
When it comes to fall flavors, I really have a hard time picking my favorite. Apple? Mocha? Pumpkin? How can one be expected to choose?!Today I decided to share my adorable little pumpkin scones. They are lightly sweet, and brushed with a simple maple glaze. Perfect for breakfast, dessert or an afternoon snack!...more