Chocolate Chip Mini Muffins

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These chocolate chip mini muffins are so soft and chewy it’s almost like eating chocolate chip cookies in the form of a muffin.   Chocolate chip cookies > muffins. Actually if we’re being honest, chocolate chip cookies > pretty much everything else. Hope you enjoyed your math lesson for the day. Flourless Chocolate Chip Mini Muffins […]

Healthy Pumpkin Pie

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Smooth and creamy healthy pumpkin pie!! When you move around a lot as a child, family becomes extremely important. You learn to rely on each other whilst navigating a new city or country, making new friends, and as you begin a whole new chapter of life together. Considering how many times I’ve moved in my life, it should […]

Healthy Halloween Recipes

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Twix Bars, Milky Ways, Snickers… If you’re cutting back on sugar, watching your weight, or living with food allergies, Halloween can be a scary time. For treats without the tricks, here are eleven not-so-scary healthy Halloween recipes: Homemade Butterfingers Eatmore Fudge Chocolate Bars Snickers Ice Cream Bars Homemade Mounds Bars Healthy Twix Bars Inside Out […]

Candy Bar Cupcakes

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My fun weekend plans: This past Saturday morning, I woke up, packed as much as I could into my little blue car, and drove to my cousin’s house… 22 hours away. I knew I’d be without my baking supplies but wanted to publish at least one Halloween-themed recipe before the holiday this year. Therefore, last […]

Caramel Yogurt Dip

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Everyone wants what they can’t have. That guy who liked me for two years in high school? I took his phone calls, notes, and attention for granted, only becoming interested in him after he finally gave up and asked out another girl. Likewise, I never gave caramel a second thought until 7th grade when the […]

Pumpkin Cinnamon Rolls

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Gooey, sticky, sweet, delicious frosted pumpkin cinnamon rolls – They are perfect for Fall! Want one??? Or maybe an entire pan???! Normally, homemade cinnamon rolls are so good on their own that there’s not really much you can do to make them even better… But stuffing the pastries with pumpkin and even more cinnamon somehow […]

Chocolate Peanut Butter Brownie Bites

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If you told me 10 years ago that someday I’d love to babysit, I most likely would’ve rolled my eyes and thought you were crazy. But spend enough time with kids and you really do begin to notice their childhood sense of innocence and wonder about the world wearing off on you. I spent Thursday […]

Chai Banana Bread with Pumpkin Cream Cheese

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I can’t keep up with mercurial October… The month started out amazingly, so I was caught completely off guard when it quickly turned dark and painful without warning. Yet suddenly it changed again. Albeit a colossal cliché, the idea that when one door closes another one opens has proven true for me twice now in three […]

Chocolate Chip Cherry Granola Bars

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I secretly love awkward situations. Maybe not right while they’re happening… But when you look back, the awkward moments are the ones that always make for the best stories. This past Saturday I was meeting a friend for dinner and arrived early at the restaurant. (I’m always early to everything.) By the time my cell […]

Mocha Coconut Macaroons

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If you couldn’t tell, I kind of really love coconut. Just kind of. Coconut: the other white meat In my world, coconut could be its own food group; I love it almost as much as I love chocolate. Please note, I did say almost. Let’s not take things too far. Anyway it’s not like I must choose between […]