Monthly archives: July, 2017

Pumpkin Spice Quinoa Crunch Granola: A Comeback is in Order

This week, I’ve gone a bit off the beaten path. Here is it, mid July, and we’re talking about pumpkin today. Poor pumpkin has a bumpy year as far as popularity goes. As soon as September 1st hits, pumpkin is loved by all. In every store anywhere, you can find a pumpkin flavored something. Often …

Deep Dish Apple Pie Bars: Putting the Worried At Ease

Exciting news, friends! This girl is going to London! Yes, you read correctly. I’m taking a trip. To London. England. Solo. Just me. And, I am BEYOND ecstatic. Some may say that traveling alone may be unsafe, lonely, boring, etc. I couldn’t disagree more. Think about it. When you go anywhere with another person, who …

Coconut Lemon Berry Mini Cakes: Practice Makes Progress

Happy 4th of July! …okay, let’s just get this over with….am I a little bit late on this? Yes. But, can you be patriotic with delicious desserts every day of the year? Of course! Phew, I’m glad we can agree to ignore my lack of adherence to the calendar. This weekend, is my family’s Annual …

Peanut Butter Cookie Cake: Time to Think

Summer is an amazing season. Why? Because for teachers, it is the one time of year we get to do something remarkable: think and breathe. Having just finished the school year and curriculum work, I’ve started doing just that for the first time in about 9 months. Since I haven’t done it in so long, …