November Favorites

Wow, November has been one of the busiest months for me this year by far! The time has crept up on me and with deadlines both personal and academic, the month has flown by. Unfortunately I didn't get to post as many book reviews this month, so I hope I can make up for that [...]

Pumpkin Spice Snacks Pt. 2

Earlier this week we tried some pumpkin spice snacks from Target. Today, we taste-tested some from Trader Joe's! Pumpkin Toaster Pastries: Delicious! I was so worried these would be overly-flavored and be too much but they were surprisingly really good! There weren't that many in the box though, so that's the only downside to these. [...]

Pumpkin Spice Snacks

There is definitely not a shortage of pumpkin spice snacks these days! Walk down the aisles of pretty much any store and you'll find dozens of delicious-looking options. This week I'm featuring some pumpkin-y snacks from Target, Trader Joe's and our local grocery store.   Pumpkin Spice Snack Bites: (From Target) Soooo good! Each little [...]

Pumpkin Spice Frosted Cookies

This week for my pumpkin-themed post, we made pumpkin spice frosted cookies. I used a Betty Crocker mix, but as always there are tons of recipes on Pinterest if you want to make them from scratch. Here's a great recipe that's similar to what we made. The cookies came out relatively small, and we got [...]

All Things Pumpkin

This time of year, it's hard to ignore the fact that everything around is is suddenly pumpkin-this and pumpkin-that. I thought it would be fun to try some pumpkin-y things over the next few weeks and report back on what's worth it, and what's worth skipping. So, this month be ready to see more than [...]

We Tried Mochi

Have you ever heard of Mochi? It's a Japanese rice-cake-like dessert with ice cream inside. Every time we pass by the little Mochi box at Whole Foods I think about buying some but never do. That officially changed when we decided to try some on a whim. It. Was. So. Good. There were about a [...]