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How-to Make Homemade Pumpkin Pie Spice

How-to Make Homemade Pumpkin Pie Spice

It’s pumpkin spice season and before we dive head first into all the fall baking and making, let’s get down to the basics. Homemade pumpkin pie spice takes but 5 minutes to make and while buying a pre-made blend is just as time effective, I often find the pre-made blends aren’t made to my liking. It’s […]

Sprouted Super Seed Bars with Puffed Rice and Dark Chocolate (Nut-free)

Sprouted Super Seed Bars with Puffed Rice and Dark Chocolate (Nut-free)

As a self-professed perfectionist/crazy person, this recipe nearly didn’t make it to the website today. In some ways I am actually cringing that it did. I made these bars over the weekend, a recipe I had been dreaming of after being inspired and finally made the time to make them. They are SOOO crazy delicious, you guys. […]

Chicken Kapama - Greek Braised Cinnamon Chicken

Chicken Kapama – Greek Braised Cinnamon Chicken

I don’t have the best memory, I never have. I forget things easily, but my memories surrounding foods and scents, especially with family – those are strong. I still remember the very distinct aromas of my Great Yia Yia’s home. The basement often smelled of chocolate, the living room of butterscotch candies and the kitchen, of […]

Spiced Persimmon Bellini

Spiced Persimmon Bellini

As we usher in the New Year, like so many others I find myself reflecting on the year we are leaving behind. While I love the practice of looking ahead and setting goals for the new year that awaits me, I have never been one for resolutions or other conventional traditions. Instead, I prefer to […]