Fall

Southern-Style Bourbon Sweet Potato Pie

Southern-Style Bourbon Sweet Potato Pie

With only 10 days until T-Day, we’re continuing with Thanksgiving foods around these parts. Last week, I shared how easy it is to make a caramel apple pie and today we’re getting into another classic: sweet potato pie. Southern-style bourbon sweet potato pie, to be exact! […]

Easy Caramel Apple Pie

Easy Caramel Apple Pie

Thanksgiving is coming, y’all. Don’t be the person serving Patti Pies at your table or the guest bringing a sad, store-bought dessert to the potluck. Don’t get roasted by your friends and family. Don’t have your coworkers talking behind your back after the office potluck. […]

A Fall Trader Joe’s Cheese Board

A Fall Trader Joe’s Cheese Board

Y’all know I love to play hostess with the mostest any ol’ time but especially during the holiday season…which is now. I went into Trader Joe’s for wine a little over a week ago then just started grabbing things (I blame Katey McFarlan for piquing […]

Treat Yo Self Candy Bowl DIY

Treat Yo Self Candy Bowl DIY

By now, y’all likely know that I tend to get into the holidays. There are plenty of Christmas and Thanksgiving things all over the blog as proof. There isn’t anything for Halloween, though, and there’s a reason for that: I don’t typically observe the holiday. […]

Autumn Harvest Chicken Skillet Dinner

Autumn Harvest Chicken Skillet Dinner

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and Mazola® Corn Oil . All opinions are mine alone. #MakeItMazola #simpleswap #CollectiveBias​ Skillet meals have become a hot ticket item here on the blog and all around the internets–and with good reason. They’re quick and […]

How to Make Creamy Dairy-Free Hot Cocoa

How to Make Creamy Dairy-Free Hot Cocoa

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ReddiForNonDairy #CollectiveBias One of the most common recipe modification questions I get is “How can I make this without dairy?” Whether it’s due to lactose-intolerance, veganism, or simple […]

Easy Fall Flower Arrangement

Easy Fall Flower Arrangement

As of today, we’ve officially got chilly temperatures around here, which makes me not feel so silly decorating for the season. I shared a snap of the fall flower arrangement currently on my table in my Instagram stories over the weekend and got some lovely […]

Lemon Alfredo Whole Roasted Cauliflower

Lemon Alfredo Whole Roasted Cauliflower

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #DeliciousSpeaksForItself #RaosHomemade #CollectiveBias Happy Monday, y’all! It’s the start of another work or school week for a lot of us and we are quite firmly into the last […]

Creamy Chicken & Mushroom Soup (30-Minute Recipe)

Creamy Chicken & Mushroom Soup (30-Minute Recipe)

What’s the temperature like around where you live? Right about now, it’s a brisk 80 degrees in Houston and we’ve had quite a bit of rain. Not exactly autumnal but at least it’s no longer scorching. I’m not sure when we’ll get the cozy weather, […]

Autumn Almond Breakfast Smoothie

Autumn Almond Breakfast Smoothie

Hello, October. Today’s recipe, an autumn almond breakfast smoothie, is part of the official welcome wagon into fall. We’ve got an autumn recipe and, guess what. There’s no pumpkin here, folks! Fall may not seem like the time for smoothies but It’s creamy and dreamy […]

Pumpkin Walnut Oatmeal Muffins

Pumpkin Walnut Oatmeal Muffins

You probably clicked on today’s post thinking one of two things: Another pumpkin recipe? Enough already! or It’s about damn time! Give me allll the pumpkin. Whatever the case, don’t panic. This is not the beginning of a slew of orange-colored eats nor is it the only […]

Perfect Pumpkin Cheesecake

Perfect Pumpkin Cheesecake

It’s November, y’all! Some may say “Where did the year go?!” and, while I agree that it has flown by, this is my favorite time of year. I’m a summer baby and enjoy the warmth of the season but the end of the year is […]

Easy Rainbow Soup + Gratefulness

Easy Rainbow Soup + Gratefulness

A colorful and nutrient-packed soup brimming with fresh veggies, protein, and flavor in about 45 minutes for the perfect good-for-you comfort meal

Apple Cinnamon Grain-Free Granola

Apple Cinnamon Grain-Free Granola

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and The Coca-Cola Company. All opinions are mine alone. #MyHonestTea #CollectiveBias Whew, chile. Things got heated over on Instagram the other day. I wasn’t ready! For this post, I knew I wanted to make a grain-free […]

Nutty Apple Cranberry Bread Pudding with Maple Vanilla Cream Sauce

Nutty Apple Cranberry Bread Pudding with Maple Vanilla Cream Sauce

So, I may have created something to rival my famous sweet potato praline bread pudding, y’all. I like to try at least one new dish each Thanksgiving, and this nutty apple cranberry bread pudding was a brand new dessert recipe I came up with last […]

30-Minute Chicken Noodle Soup

30-Minute Chicken Noodle Soup

An all-natural, one-pot chicken noodle soup made in just 30 minutes

Simple Spiced Pear Cobbler (with Video)

Simple Spiced Pear Cobbler (with Video)

A delicious seasonal dessert made with an easy scratch filling of crunchy pears and warm spices, and lightly sweet bisquick biscuit topping.

Bourbon Caramel Apple Cider

Bourbon Caramel Apple Cider

The perfect spiked, cozy fall and winter drink ready in under 10 minutes with just three ingredients.

Sweet Potato Cheesecake with Spiced Crust

Sweet Potato Cheesecake with Spiced Crust

An easy classic cheesecake filled with bits of roasted sweet potato and surrounded by a spiced graham cracker crust

Fall Home Finds + Salted Caramel Sweet Potato Blondies Recipe

Fall Home Finds + Salted Caramel Sweet Potato Blondies Recipe

Last Fall, I shared a post about some of my favorite things about the season, including this pumpkin donuts with cream cheese frosting recipe. 🙂 This year, I am sharing four fall home finds plus my salted caramel sweet potato blondies recipe. With the changing season comes […]

7 Favorite Apple Recipes for Fall

7 Favorite Apple Recipes for Fall

Happy Fall, y’all! It’s officially Autumn and, although the weather hasn’t quite caught up yet, we can still enjoy the literal fruits of the season, right? Right! I’ve rounded up my 7 favorite apple recipes for Fall to help you get into apple season the […]

Pumpkin Apple Spice Cake with Maple Cream Cheese Frosting

Pumpkin Apple Spice Cake with Maple Cream Cheese Frosting

A deliciously moist spice cake with apples and pumpkin–topped with maple cream cheese frosting!

Easy Classic Apple Pie

Easy Classic Apple Pie

Pies seem like a must around this time of year. I’ve shared a few pies with y’all over the years (grapefruit & ginger, apple with brie, roasted strawberry) and thought it was time to add another one to the mix. This easy classic apple pie […]

Chai-Spiced Pumpkin Snickerdoodles

Chai-Spiced Pumpkin Snickerdoodles

A light, chewy, and addictive remix of the classic cookie recipe that’s perfect for Fall.

Apple Praline Biscuit Bake

Apple Praline Biscuit Bake

Yep, another recipe featuring praline sauce. In my defense, this idea was sparked by someone else. I made a batch of the sauce to drizzle over waffles at brunch a couple of months ago and one of my friends poured it over his biscuits. Game. Changed. […]

Red Wine Hot Chocolate

Red Wine Hot Chocolate

Red wine hot chocolate is the perfect adult beverage for the Fall and Winter. This decadent recipe is made with a fruity red and dark chocolate.

Fresh Sweet Potato Pancakes

Fresh Sweet Potato Pancakes

Delicious and easy pancakes made with shredded sweet potato

Veggie Rose Tart

Veggie Rose Tart

A simple and savory appetizer made with sliced squash arranged in the shape of rose petals on top of an herbed, all-butter crust

Easy Roasted Root Veggies

Easy Roasted Root Veggies

Make these easy roasted root veggies–carrots, red and white potatoes, and beets with just a few other ingredients– for your next Fall dinner.

Hot Mess Harvest Dip

Hot Mess Harvest Dip

Hot mess harvest dip is made with melty, baked brie cheese, pumpkin seeds, chopped apple, golden raisins, walnuts, and a drizzle of honey.

Pumpkin Spicy AF Salsa + Homemade Chips

Pumpkin Spicy AF Salsa + Homemade Chips

You’re probably reading this and thinking “Pumpkin salsa?! People just force pumpkin into anything this time of year.” and I feel you on that. Some things just shouldn’t be but this salsa is NOT one of those things! It promise you that I am not […]

Ultimate Autumn Apple Pie

Ultimate Autumn Apple Pie

Honeycrisp apples, pears, cranberries, maple syrup, and warm spices between a flaky buttery crust and crisp oat topping = the ultimate autumn apple pie.

Fall Favorites + Pumpkin Donuts Recipe

Fall Favorites + Pumpkin Donuts Recipe

This is a roundup of my favorite things about Fall, which is finally upon us–things I like to see, make, and do each year to get fully into the season. The last (but definitely not least) item on this list is my recipe for pumpkin donuts, […]

Apple Pie French Toast

Apple Pie French Toast

Have the best of both worlds on your breakfast table with apple pie French toast made with skillet-caramelized apple pie filling.

Easy Apple Tarts

Easy Apple Tarts

I don’t really get in to the swing of Fall desserts and foods until October because…Texas. Even though it’s still hot outside, there are acorns and leaves on the ground and just the slightest hint of a breeze in the air. I’m in an autumnal mood and […]

Apple Pie with Brie

Apple Pie with Brie

Barring any technical difficulties, this post should go up on March 14th, which is Pi Day. Did I plan ahead to make that happen? Not at all. God was looking out for me, as usual, because I completely forgot about the day and just happened to […]

Applesauce Quick Bread

Applesauce Quick Bread

Applesauce quick bread is an easy, lightly sweet Fall favorite that can be enjoyed year round.

Pumpkin Cupcakes

Pumpkin Cupcakes

No shade to Sandra Lee but I am not typically one for semi-homemade cooking and baking. I never say never, though. Sometimes, shortcuts come in handy and these cupcakes are an example. I used :gasp: boxed yellow cake mix, canned pumpkin, and just two other simple […]

Pumpkin Maple Baked Oatmeal

Pumpkin Maple Baked Oatmeal

Capture the comfort of a warm bowl of oats and the flavors of Fall in this easy, make-ahead breakfast for the whole week.

Pumpkin Spice Hot Chocolate

Pumpkin Spice Hot Chocolate

Pumpkin spice hot chocolate is a cozy, easy drink that’s perfect for jumping on the Fall pumpkin spice bandwagon–especially if you aren’t a coffee drinker.

Spiced Banana Nut Bread

Spiced Banana Nut Bread

Right now, the heat index here (in Houston) is 108 degrees. One-hundred and eight…degrees! On days like this, I dart from my car to the doors of my house or office with an unparalleled quickness. I also pray for those who have nowhere to dart […]

Slow Cooker Applesauce

Slow Cooker Applesauce

I am nearing the end of my time in braces, and while I definitely partake in items from the “do not eat” list my orthodontist gave me oh so long ago, I also have a newfound appreciation for soft foods. One such is this slow […]