November has proven to be a month filled with surprises. Some good, some not so good. But I’ve grown up with the idea that there is always something to be thankful for. As we enter this year’s holiday season, I can easily say that I am thankful for my community, my friends and family, and…
Pumpkin Cake + Hazelnut-Pumpkin Seed Crunch + Brown Butter Cream Cheese Frosting
My last post of the month. Post Thanksgiving weekend, I think it’s safe to say that my stomach is ready for a break! And if your holiday weekend was anything like mine, I would venture to guess you’re probably in the same boat. However, there’s one last recipe that I NEED to share with you….
November: Pumpkin Spice Macaron
I bought myself a little Kitchenaid splurge a few months back but have FINALLY just been able to use it for this month’s batch of macarons. I had a grand dream for my Kitchenaid–that it would solve all of my macaronage problems (that it would solve all of my baking problems) and I’d never make…
Fall (Travel) Basics – Pumpkin Spice Sweater
Greetings from Spain/Catalunya (en route to Barcelona)! Although it seems that this country would rather not admit it—all of the tourist sites still list Verano/Summer hours, Autumn is in full bloom here, just as it is back in the States; the leaves both fallen and on the trees are a beautiful palate of orange, yellow, and brown….