Bars · Breads

Pumpkin Breakfast Blondies

Could it be? The last pumpkin recipe of the autumn season? I love baking with pumpkin so for me it’s a year-round affair, but this is one of my new favorites! This recipe uses oats as the starchy base and lots of other delicious and nutritious whole foods, making these pumpkin blondies breakfast-worthy. It takes…… Continue reading Pumpkin Breakfast Blondies

Crisps

Autumn Harvest Granola

Thanksgiving is fast approaching, the air has a chill you can’t ignore, and comfort food season is nearly upon us. Today’s recipe is my definition of comfort food. For some, an old family pie recipe or a big bowl of soup may comfort them, but for me, it’s this incredible not-too-crunchy, not-too-sweet spiced autumn granola.…… Continue reading Autumn Harvest Granola

Donuts

Cinnamon Sugar Pumpkin Patch Donuts

Today’s recipe is an autumn classic with a twist. Apple orchards and pumpkin patches are famous for their sweet, sugary coated donuts, and they’re a treat I look forward to every year on my autumn pumpkin patch trip! For this recipe, I took the classic apple cider donuts and fall-ified them with pumpkin! These Cinnamon Sugar…… Continue reading Cinnamon Sugar Pumpkin Patch Donuts

Muffins

Pumpkin Cheesecake Swirl Muffins

I hope you haven’t even started thinking about getting tired of autumn-themed recipes because I’m definitely not! Pumpkin season has just begun and today I have my first pumpkin recipe of the season to share with you! I’ve already shared plenty of pumpkin recipes in the past… these glazed donuts, these cinnamon rolls, these pumpkin pie…… Continue reading Pumpkin Cheesecake Swirl Muffins

Cupcakes

Caramel Apple Spice Cupcakes

And just like that… it’s October! Time flies, especially when I’m at school. Buried in homework and rushing from class to class has had me crawling into bed exhausted every night, but feeling fulfilled. There’s no better feeling for me than learning and improving myself every day. Today’s recipe is a new autumn essential: apple…… Continue reading Caramel Apple Spice Cupcakes

Candies

Simple Salted Caramel

Happy first official day of autumn! I love fall and everything that it brings… brightly colored foliage fluttering in the crisp breeze, crunching leaves beneath my boots, cozy scarves, and apple picking! I went to an orchard with my boyfriend last week and we had such a lovely time. All of the apples are perfectly…… Continue reading Simple Salted Caramel

Cookies

Apple Pie Oatmeal Cookies

Hello friends, and happy first day of September! I’m moved into my new school, Wesleyan University, and can’t wait to start classes on Monday. With the beginning of a new school year comes new beginnings and choices. Something new I’m trying out is veganism! Don’t worry – this blog won’t become 100% vegan by any…… Continue reading Apple Pie Oatmeal Cookies

Crisps · Pies

Autumn Apple Crumbly Crisp

Hello everyone, and happy fall! I hope you’re all enjoying the foliage, pumpkins, and that you’re taking advantage of the chilly weather to bake! I know I am. This week, I have an incredible recipe to show you all. According to my dad, it’s, “the best thing [I’ve] ever made.” So, pull out your apples for…… Continue reading Autumn Apple Crumbly Crisp

Cupcakes · Pies

Thanksgiving Pumpkin Pie Cupcakes

With the last few strains of “The Monster Mash” finally leaving the radio, it’s official. October, and all of the hectic hubbub of Halloween, is finally coming to a close. Although I am definitely a fan of October and of the excitement Halloween brings, with all of the crazy busyness at school with essays, tests, and…… Continue reading Thanksgiving Pumpkin Pie Cupcakes

Bars

Chocolate Carmelitas

Have any of you ever had a carmelita? Well, I had one recently, and not to be dramatic, but my life changed. Besides having a name that’s really fun to say, carmelitas are quadruple-layered bars of a buttery oat mixture, rich semi-sweet chocolate, chewy, gooey caramel, and more buttery oats. Yeah. They have all of that…… Continue reading Chocolate Carmelitas