Pumpkin French Toast with a Protein Boost (vegan)

Can you tell I'm scrambling to get in as many fall recipes as I can before it becomes completely taboo to even mention anything stereo-typically autumn? I am sort of wincing right now as I'm sure some of you want to slap me through your computer screen for even mentioning pumpkin again. Well, if you're … Continue reading Pumpkin French Toast with a Protein Boost (vegan)

Pumpkin Spice Date Syrup for Lattes + How to Make the Perfect Healthy & Dairy-Free PSL

I meant to post this recipe during the PSL frenzy at the beginning of fall, but alas, it was just not ready yet. After several attempts, I am happy to say that I think I've come up with the perfect pumpkin spice syrup. If you're anything like me, you haven't grown tired of all the … Continue reading Pumpkin Spice Date Syrup for Lattes + How to Make the Perfect Healthy & Dairy-Free PSL

Jolly Green Pumpkin Spice Smoothie + the Winner of the Get Gorgeous Giveaway!!!

What do you do when the weather says "summer!" but your brain says "pumpkin, pumpkin, pumpkin, PUMPKIIIIIN!"? Simple, you just whip up this creamy, cold, pumpkin spice infused jolly green smoothie! This delicious shake packs all the flavors of a pumpkin pie but is actually loaded with health and beauty boosters. I highly recommend adding … Continue reading Jolly Green Pumpkin Spice Smoothie + the Winner of the Get Gorgeous Giveaway!!!

Pumpkin Spice Hand Pies with Apple Cinnamon Cranberry Filling (Vegan & Gluten-Free)

I wrapped up all the best flavors of the season in a perfect little pumpkin-spiced envelope, just for you! Happy Thanksgiving! Hand-pies, empanadas, turnovers... whatever you want to call them, these lovely little treats are the perfect no-guilt nibble to offer your family and friends this Thanksgiving. The crust is crisp on the edges, yet tender, and delicately pumpkin-flavored … Continue reading Pumpkin Spice Hand Pies with Apple Cinnamon Cranberry Filling (Vegan & Gluten-Free)

Pumpkin Pie Buckwheat Porridge (Date-Sweetened, Gluten-Free, Vegan)

Today I thought I'd step away from the apples for a moment to share a truly de-luscious recipe.  I hope you are all still riding on that pumpkin bandwagon with me because this one is really going to flip your little pumpkin lids.  It is the most smooth, creamy, pumkin-y, pudding-y, autumn-spiced, breakfast-disguised-as-dessert to ever grace these pie-loving lips! I mentioned … Continue reading Pumpkin Pie Buckwheat Porridge (Date-Sweetened, Gluten-Free, Vegan)

Calming Pumpkin Vanilla Chai Steamed Almond Milk

As I write this post we are enjoying some unseasonably warm weather here in the Great Lakes region of the Midwest.  While the temperature has stayed pretty consistent in the 50's to low 60's this month, with chillier evenings, a warm front has moved in, bringing us temps today in mid-seventies.  It's gorgeous outside!  However, by the … Continue reading Calming Pumpkin Vanilla Chai Steamed Almond Milk