Homemade Applesauce

Look at those GoRgEoUs apples! Sometimes it’s nice to have a super simple, comforting recipe. Like now, with all of the craziness that comes with the holiday season! If you have never made homemade applesauce before, then I highly recommend it! It’s so simple, with just two ingredients and the flavor can’t be beat! I […]

Apple Butter Buckwheat Cinnamon Rolls

I have been wanting to make cinnamon rolls for awhile now. Not just any cinnamon roll – laden with dairy, gluten, tons of fat, and sugar – anyone can make those! I want a cinnamon roll that won’t make me sick after eating it. A cinnamon roll that won’t give me a glycemic overload and […]

Apple Spice Cake with Apple Glaze

I have been focused on all things apple as of late. I think this is a result of my apple picking excursion and pounds and pounds of apples I have been getting through! I’ve been dreaming of this cake. Apple cake. Not just a dull Apple cake, but a warm, rich, spice-filled Apple cake. I […]

Apple Butter

Fall is in full swing and I LOVE it! There is a crispness in the air and the leaves are turning into rich hues of reds, oranges, and golds. Fall also means apple season, which is my favorite! I adore apples. Any variety. I recently went to an orchard and picked some beautiful Mackintosh, Gala, […]

Blackberry Blueberry Peach Upside Down Cake

I mentioned my local farmer’s market in my last post. It truly is a place for recipe inspiration. I love meandering around gazing at the beautiful produce and formulating new recipes from what I see. After I saw (and tasted) some beautiful fresh peaches, this cake had to be made! I decided to add in […]

Farmer’s Market Pasta Salad

I have loved attending my local farmer’s market this summer! The vegetables have been so fresh and inspiring! If you haven’t taken the opportunity to attend your local farmer’s market – do it now! Your body will thank you for feeding it local, delicious produce. Most markets run through October, so there is still time […]

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

If you have been reading my blog for a bit, then you know how much I LOVE cookies! I think it’s safe to say that I have a real cookie addiction because I have a really difficult time turning down a cookie! Chocolate chip cookies are probably at the top of my favorites list. There […]

Maple Baked Beans

Oh summer, you have almost passed! Sigh. I must hold on to some of the absolutely delectable recipes I made this summer and share them with you. Let’s begin with these super yummy baked beans! I have always been a baked bean fan. I don’t like an overwhelming tomato base, though, so this recipe really […]

Banana Cupcakes with Chocolate Frosting

I am SO excited to share this recipe with you! My Mom’s birthday was last week and I wanted to make a fun dessert for her to enjoy. We were heading up to the mountains for a birthday picnic, so I knew it needed to be portable and easy to eat. I instantly thought cupcakes […]