Whole Grain Banana Bread Donuts

Before I came to college, I never believed people when they told me that dining hall food was bad. However, I now very clearly understand the monotony and tastelessness that I was always told about. Because if I have to experience one more taco Tuesday, with mystery meat that always leaves my stomach feeling not-so-hot,…

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…

Banana Muffins with Peanut Butter Glaze

One of my best friends is obsessed with bananas. Banana pancakes, banana gelato, banana milkshakes- she loves them all. In fact, I won’t be surprised if the cake at her wedding is banana flavored. Unfortunately, said best friend is in Italy right now on vacation– where she discovered, might I add, that banana gelato is…

Red Velvet Pancakes

Word to the wise: when making Red Velvet cupcakes as a surprise for your friend’s birthday, don’t pin 100 recipes for Red Velvet cupcakes on your Pinterest board the week before. That is, don’t if she follows you on Pinterest. Because she will find out. And your “surprise” cupcakes will turn into “yeah I kinda…

Fluffy Peanut Butter Frosting

Imagine eating a cloud. I can tell you for sure, it would taste exactly like eating this icing. Now let me tell you a few secrets: There’s no powdered sugar in this icing There’s no butter in this icing This recipe only requires 4 simple, healthy ingredients Oh, and the best secret of all time:…

Pumpkin Bars with Cinnamon Cream Cheese Frosting

Tomorrow is the first day of Fall! I love everything about Fall- from the colorful leaves, to the perfect running weather. However, my absolute favorite thing about Fall is the fall flavors. Pumpkin spice. Apple butter. Pecan pie. Caramel Apple. You really can’t get any better. As you all well know, pumpkin recipes are by…

Easy, No Mess Cinnamon Rolls

What is your all-time favorite breakfast food to “indulge” in? Mine is a cinnamon roll. Actually, I take that back. Mine is multiple cinnamon rolls. Cinnamon rolls have always been a hit in my house, ever since I was a little kid and we discovered the Pillsbury Cinnamon Rolls that you just popped the rolls…