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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


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


Oatmeal Date Squares

I have to be honest with you guys. Before I made this recipe, I had never eaten a date. Is that weird? Or is that normal? Do you guys like dates and have them all the time, or was it just me who had been deprived of dates my entire childhood? Either way, now that…… Continue reading Oatmeal Date Squares


Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Happy Cookies

Has everyone survived the snowpocalypse? It wasn’t terrible here in Connecticut, but I got a snow day off from school, anyway. Yay! And can you guess what I did on my day off? I whipped up a brand new recipe to share with all of you! Here it is… Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Happy Cookies! What are…… Continue reading Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Happy Cookies


Guilt-Free Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins

I could eat an entire batch of these muffins myself. And, because this recipe is so healthy… I wouldn’t feel guilty! Well, maybe not a whole batch, but more than one. 🙂 These muffins are delicious and super good for you. The recipe uses whole wheat pastry flour, no butter, and no sugar. Yes, no…… Continue reading Guilt-Free Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins


Peanut Butter Pumpkin Dog Treats

Warning: this post will contain many pictures of adorable dogs. Do any of you have dogs? Well, I do! I have two clever, adorable, loving, hilarious dogs! Cinnamon is a golden retriever, and he’s twelve years old now! He is so loyal, and always there for a hug. Lulu is five years old, and she…… Continue reading Peanut Butter Pumpkin Dog Treats


Velvety Vegan Chocolate Truffles

As you know from my last post, chocolate truffles were my favorite Belgian treat, and I promised you a recipe. So, I recreated the rich, dark truffles I had abroad, but with no heavy cream and no added sugar! “But, Juliet! How could such a decadent treat be healthy and vegan?” I’ll let you in on my secret…… Continue reading Velvety Vegan Chocolate Truffles