Desserts

Easy Old-Fashioned Apple Crisp

Remember I told you I went to the apple orchard? Well the apple orchards have closed down for the season and the first snow has already fallen in Minnesota. The winter weather is slowly creeping in and that is what makes this recipe so timely. What’s better than warm cinnamon and nutmeg aromas in your […]



Healthy Chocolate Chip Zucchini Bread

Mmm the smell of freshly baked, sweet bread in my apartment makes me feel so cozy right now. The amazing thing about zucchini bread is that I can have it for breakfast or dessert and that II get to call it healthy because it has a vegetable in it. But that’s not the only reason […]



Mini Pumpkin Cheesecakes

I just can’t get enough of pumpkin this season. I think it’s because we’re actually having a gorgeous autumn season here in Minnesota this year. The thing I remember about last year was that we had a really, really hot summer and then a really, really long and cold winter. So this year so far, […]



Perfect Blondies Recipe

Ugh, it’s been a long week. For those of you who are experiencing hump day like I am, I feel ya. All you want to do is face plant into a pan of these right?



Healthy Oatmeal Pumpkin Muffins

  Wow, fall came way faster than I expected. I’m  pretty sure the leaves just started turning last night. So it’s a good thing I was prepared with 500 cans of pureed pumpkin in my pantry. Seriously, as soon as September rolls around, I run to the grocery store and stock up on my favorite […]



Peanut Butter Filled Chocolate Cupcakes

Baking is something I do to meditate and when I really got into baking this past winter, I was surprised that I found it so relaxing, and here’s why: I have never been one to measure ingredients while cooking meals. This is because for the longest time, I just tried to get a feel for […]