Healthy Homemade Pie Crust (vegan!)

Are you a flaky pie crust or a graham cracker pie crust kind of person? I’m most certainly a flaky pie crust kind of girl. Sure, a graham cracker crust goes well with Key Lime Pie. But otherwise, why would you ever substitute anything for the buttery, flaky crust that makes apple, pumpkin, and chocolate…

Snickers Brownies (*vegan*)

Why is it that it’s only acceptable for kids to eat their weight in candy come Halloween? When I was younger, I used to have the perfect method to eating my Halloween Candy. The first step took place on Halloween night itself: I would visit the neighborhoods with the highest percentage of houses with bowls…

Pumpkin Spice Cake

Are you good at carving pumpkins? I have the most vivid memories of my dad helping my sisters and me carve pumpkins when we were younger. We would have a chance to think up designs, then we may attempt to cut out the stem-part of the pumpkin before our dad took over with his giant…

Healthy Cinnamon Sugar Donuts

What has 310 calories, 19g fat, and 320mg sodium? Well, it’s not one of these cinnamon sugar donuts, I’ll tell you that! I love donuts. Love, love, LOVE them. As a kid, I would actually look forward to my report card coming out, because it meant that I could get a free donut from Krispy…

Microwave Buttermilk Pancakes

Everyone always tells you: living in a dorm in college is a huge change from living at home. And on one hand you believe them– you know you’re going to have a lot less room to store your clothing, snacks, and countless college textbooks. But on the other hand, you think to yourself: how bad…

Confetti Cookies

These cookies are a party in your mouth!! I love making birthday presents. Not just buying a few items from Target and putting together a Pinterest-worthy gift basket, but physically making the present. I feel like there’s really no downside to a homemade birthday present! After all, you have fun creating it, you save money,…