Breakfast

Gluten Free Pumpkin Spice Cinnamon Rolls

Go ahead and skip the Starbucks drive thru– these pumpkin spice cinnamon rolls are the only pumpkin-flavored treat you need in your life this weekend. They’re spicy, nutty, sweet and oh so cozy. Pair with your favorite cup of coffee! Every year somehow I cannot believe how quickly September arrives. The slower mornings and longer days of summer slowly conform to meet the needs of lunches that need to be packed and car pools that need to leave at 7:14a sharp! The brisk pace of the week is juxtaposed by the great big exhale that is our …

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Bed-Rest Peach Pecan Muffins

What better way to celebrate having made it to 37 weeks than with the Peach Pecan Muffin recipe I made while sitting on a bar stool just a couple days after going into labor at 34 weeks.  I’ve experienced a lot of Braxton Hicks contractions throughout both my pregnancies and they’ve never worried me.  They’re inconsistent, uncomfortable but not painful, and seem to just come and go.  Especially since Parker had to be forced to evacuate the womb after 40 weeks and still took nearly two full days to come out, …

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Gluten Free Carrot Cake Donuts with Goat Cheese Glaze

These carrot cake donuts are moist, perfectly spiced and have a zingy sweetness from their unique goat cheese glaze. They’re easy to make, in under 30 mins! If you’re wondering what to bring to your best friends baby shower, sisters wedding shower, or mother’s day brunch, I have a feeling these Carrot Cake Donuts will do the trick! How To Make These Carrot Cake Donuts – Step by Step Set oven to 425 degrees, grease a donut pan. Combine oil and sugar, mix well. Add remaining wet ingredients and combine well. Add your dry …

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Carrot Cake Scones with Orange, White Chocolate and Cream Cheese Glaze

I’m really looking forward to Easter this year. Last year we were all at home and it was sweet and cozy, but I found myself missing all of our family and the extended egg hunts that typically ensue before lunch. I’ve been making plans for the holiday and these Carrot Cake Scones with Cream Cheese Glaze are definitely on my list! I’ve been obsessed with scones since I discovered the cranberry orange ones at Whole Foods at the ripe old age of 17.  Want to know a little secret? Scones are so easy to make! These are so …

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