Healthy Chocolate Peppermint Donuts

What just screams the winter season? Well, first off: snow. Lots and lots of snow. Last year, my hometown got almost 2 feet of snow. However, I now go to school in DC (since coming to college), which is two hours north of my hometown and gets about 6 inches to a foot more snow…

Decadent Chocolate Dessert Crêpes

This summer I discovered my inspiration. The ultimate chef, who was famous for her delectable French recipes and tendency to drop things in the kitchen (I can relate). Julia Child Every summer I travel up north to my aunt’s house to participate in a week-long jamming and pickling frenzy! My aunt has a beautiful, luscious…

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…

Vegan Cereal Bars

My sister has recently decided to go vegan. Which has meant that while I already have a bunch of vegan recipes on SST, I’ve had to create a few more savory recipes for her to enjoy with the family. (Because no matter how great it seems to me, she doesn’t just want to eat dessert…

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…

Tropical Strawberry Layered Smoothie

Layered smoothies are a great way to impress your Instagram followers with a stunning photo and a healthy way to treat your body following a hard workout. They’re basically the perfect two-for-one deal. Plus, they’re two layers so that totally fits! I absolutely adore this smoothie because it combines the tropical flavors of pineapple, mango,…

Flourless Blueberry Almond Blender Muffins

I’ve been seeing these “Blender Muffins” everywhere recently. Basically, the idea behind them is to add all the ingredients to a blender and simply blend until they form a muffin batter! It’s incredibly easy and quick to make, plus there’s minimal cleanup: with only the blender to worry about! So you’re probably thinking, if you…