Halloween

Pumpkin French Toast

October 28, 2013
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French toast is one of my all time favorites. I love the idea of bread dipped in batter and then fried to a crispy golden brown. Add some fall flavors (cinnamon, pumpkin), bourbon maple syrup & life gets even sweeter.

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Gluten Free Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cake

September 30, 2013
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Happy Monday! I hope you had a fabulous weekend. I sure did. There was lots of hikes & outdoors time. Our crazy rain storms have subsided and now there are frosty mornings and bluebird skies during the day. We have had some snow & the aspen trees are all shades of gold, red & green. […]

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Happy Halloween from Telluride & Orange County

October 31, 2012
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Well the big day is finally here! Can you believe it?! As a lifestyle writers bloggers have been celebrating Halloween for about 60 days… This is a magical time of year. With crisp fall leaves that crunch under your toes, to all kinds of rustic home cooking (love all that pumpkin!) Kids have settled into […]

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*Freebie* DIY Halloween Printables

October 22, 2012
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It’s about time for some Halloween printables around here don’t you think?! I can’t believe my all time favorite holiday is right around the corner. I had a blast designing all of this fun collection for you. If you haven’t all ready seen my Halloween Flowers you can get all crafty with those too.

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Maple Pumpkin Spice Popcorn

October 17, 2012
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Guess what today is? A very special day to indulge in Maple Pumpkin Popcorn & to celebrate Lisa Thiele (With Style and Grace). Today is her virtual baby shower! A bunch of blogger pals have collaborated to throw her a virtual baby shower. Ready to feast your eyes? Hopefully you can whip up your own bowl […]

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Vegan Pumpkin Whipped Cream

September 23, 2012
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Vegan Pumpkin Whipped Cream. You thought you could live without it until now. It whips up in a pinch. Spread it, dip it, frost it, make a  topping out of it or eat it by the spoonful like ice cream. One size fits all… Let’s whip it.

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Peanut Butter Pumpkin Muffins – Gluten Free & Vegan

October 30, 2011
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I know what you are probably thinking right now…Didn’t she just share a recipe for Peanut Butter Pumpkin cookies that are also gluten free and vegan? Yes my adoring readers I sure did. This is an ingredient combo that I cannot get enough of. Not to mention I took these photos about a month ago. I have […]

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Pumpkin Patch Dreams

October 27, 2011
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Bet you didn’t know that the pumpkin patch is where all the cool kids hang out. Or maybe you did know that. Either way have you made your annual trek to a Halloween themed happy place? I hope you have. In this pumpkin dreamland post I share gigantic amounts of photos with you. My intention […]

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Pumpkin Peanut Butter Cookies – Gluten Free & Vegan

October 24, 2011
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A few things we need to discuss today: Cookies, Cookbooks, Charity Bake Sales and October’s Secret Recipe Club reveal. Most folks love a good peanut butter cookie. Crumbly, comforting and sweet. Mine are all of that but also vegan and gluten free. These cookies are filled with health. They are baked in honor of a […]

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Pumpkin Pie Tart with Almond Crust

October 4, 2011
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Consider this the Modern Pumpkin Pie in tart form. Hip in every way. It fully utilizes amazing, revolutionary, gluten free blanched almond flour, my favorite sweetener stevia and of course pumpkin. It has the taste thrills of holiday comfort food pumpkin pie but gobs of great for you ingredients. Thumbs up and big applause please…… To […]

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Happy Post Wrap-Up: It’s a Pumpkin Party!

October 2, 2011
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Ever since I shared my Pumpkin themed Happy Post with you I have been looking forward to posting the re-cap. Lots of busy-ness has gotten in the way, but that’s OK. Here it is! You guys brought 67 amazing recipes to the party. Each one had me on the edge of my seat craving more…

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Happy Post: Pumpkin

September 14, 2011
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Two of my most *happy* things in that photo. My sweet little guy and giant orange pumpkins! That bright squash is the gateway food into everything that symbolizes my two favorite seasons, fall and winter. Gosh, I can’t believe this photo was taken back in fall 2009. The time is moving quickly….. It is ridiculous how […]

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Sweet Potato, Bacon & Pomegranate Salad

November 10, 2010
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Are you looking for the perfect Thanksgiving or holiday salad? How about a salad that is a bit more substantial to fill your belly on a crisp fall or winter’s day? Look no further. I recently made this recipe for a friends Halloween potluck party. At first I was gonna do my go-to Greek Salad […]

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The Best of Halloween 2010

October 30, 2010
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After viewing countless amazing Halloween themed posts it was hard to choose my favorites. There is no way I could fit in everything I fell in love with. I am sure I missed many. Sprinkled throughout are some of my recipe creations. We loved them here & I think you will too. Please link up […]

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Pumpkin Ricotta Stuffed French Toast

October 28, 2010
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On Tuesday I tweeted this “Should I go Sweet or Savory for my Thursday post??” @bodaciousgirl responded with  “The other “S” – Spooky.”  That request fit in with none of the recipes I had in the posting pipeline. Truly, I thought I was done posting Halloween. Not. Quite.

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