Green Smoothie Bowl

The only thing that’s been on my mind this week is: sleep. It’s funny how when you don’t have something, you find yourself wanting (and appreciating) it more than ever before. This week, I had this experience with sleep- as I found myself extremely sleep deprived and craving nothing more than a few hours catching…

Cinnamon Apple French Toast

The best French Toast I ever had was at River City Diner when I was ten, and since then, I’ve considered myself nothing less than a French-Toast Snob. In order for me to consider it even in the same ballpark as my River City French Toast, any French Toast I try must be fluffy on…

Dark Chocolate Almond Butter Energy Bars

I’m kind of sick of granola bars. While last year I relished the minute the final bell rang at school and I could rush down to my locker and chow down on a Kind or Lara Bar, this year I really haven’t been feeling the granola-bar-love. In fact, munching on a Dark Chocolate Chunk granola…

Autumn Apple Spice Cake

The crisp fall wind swirls around you, spinning scarlet leaves through the air, as you reach into the depths of a tall apple tree. Your fingers gripping a glossy Granny Smith, you twist then pull it easily off the tree, smiling as the weight of the apple in your hand sends visions of the delightful…

Pumpkin Waffle for One

The first time my mom and I tried to make healthy waffles, it did not go well. Long story short: the waffle stuck to the pan, it wasn’t cooked through, and we ended up with more charred waffle pieces than decent ones once we had scraped the remains out of the waffle iron. It was…