Pumpkin Snack Cake & Maple Pecan Frosting

October 23, 2017

I’m so happy I married the sweetest man. Someone who is thoughtful of me, always. I know he will forever have my best interests at heart, and that not a decision of his is made without thinking of how it will effect me first. I like to think I’m a pretty fun person to be married to, but I know I make his life challenging daily. I change my mind on little things constantly, always throwing him for a loop as…

Hearty Kale, Navy Bean, & Farro Soup w/ Lemon & Black Pepper

October 13, 2017

I bought my first bag of dried navy beans of the season last week and new I was truly in fall-mode. I can bake as many pumpkin loaves as I’d like to get me in the spirit, but I know I haven’t truly embraced the season until I make my first soup. To me navy beans always mean soup, and while I know this recipe isn’t rocket science on it’s best day – I really love it and found it special…

A Really Good {Vegan} Macaroni & Cheese

October 6, 2017

Thanks to you (and my legs’ endurance, walking 23.5 miles in just two days!) I had the most incredible time in Chicago last week. It was so wonderful receiving all of your tips and recommendations on things to do and see. If you’re reading this, Chicago, I know it may seem a bit soon – but I think I’m ready to confess my love for you. I was expecting to be wowed, but the feeling of that city went beyond the wow-factor I…