Pumpkin Cookies with Brown Butter Frosting

Pumpkin Cookies with Brown Butter Frosting: What’s Baking?…

In September I was super busy every weekend so I didn’t have much time to bake.  One weekend I was in Pittsburgh for my brother’s wedding, another weekend I was in Pittsburgh for my best friend’s wedding, and another weekend we went to DC for an event.   SO when the first weekend of October rolled… 

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Roasted Carrots…

Who does the cooking in your house for the holidays?  While you may think it is me in our family, it’s not.  My mom does the majority of the cooking.  I usually help by bringing dessert and sometimes side dishes.  One thing we seem to lack are creative vegetable side dishes. It’s not that we… 

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Swirly Halloween Cookies are fun to make and even more fun to eat!

Swirly Halloween Cookies

I love Halloween.   It’s such a fun time of year!   Since I teach elementary school, the kids are all really into it as well.  I usually have some type of Halloween party for them a few days before the actual holiday and make lots of fun holiday themed treats.   This year will be no exception. … 

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Copycat Trader Joe's Pumpkin Spice Brittle

Copycat Trader Joe’s Pumpkin Spice Brittle

I do not have a Trader Joe’s near my house.  In fact, it takes well over an hour to get to the nearest Trader Joe’s.   This means whenever I’m in an area that has one I make sure to stock up on all of the goodies.   I was down in Washington, DC at the beginning… 

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Pumpkin Spice Pumpkin Seeds

Pumpkin Spice Roasted Pumpkin Seeds #SundaySupper

As a kid one of my favorite Halloween activities was carving a pumpkin.   It wasn’t just that I liked making a face on the pumpkin, but I also liked taking out the seeds so we could roast them later.   It has been a long time since I roasted pumpkin seeds but last year we received… 

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Brown Butter Pear Blondies

Brown Butter and Pear Blondies

  Usually whenever I think of fall I think of apples and pumpkin.  They are my go to fall flavors because they are everywhere in the fall.   But what about pears?   While I usually don’t think of pears as a fall flavor, they totally are.   Pair a couple of pears with a bunch of spices… 

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