Monthly Archives: October 2013

Birthday(s) WIAW

Good morning! This post is going to be short and sweet, but full of birthday deliciousness. (It’s Tuesday night, and I really need to be planning for my Mythology class instead of writing this…) My birthday was a few weekends ago, and last weekend was my dad’s. Needless to say, we’ve had a lot of […]

Whole Wheat Apple Cider Pancakes

A few days before my birthday (last Saturday…I know, I’m so behind on my posts!), my dad picked up a half gallon of apple cider from the local farmer’s market. We all know that farmer’s markets have some of the best things, but this cider is truly amazing. It’s made from Honeycrisp apples and is […]


Nope, not the Taylor Swift song. (No, thank you.) Yesterday was my 22nd birthday. It was a pretty low-key “event”, but honestly, that’s ok. It seems to me that the older one gets, the less spectacular one’s birthday is, but I don’t mean that in a negative way. I still had fun, I so appreciated […]

Blueberry Brown Sugar Breakfast Quinoa

Hello all! I’m just popping in to share this recipe I mentioned last week. To make it, I used berries that we had gotten from the farmer’s market. Michigan blueberries are the best! 🙂 I love the combination of blueberries and brown sugar, but I don’t like my breakfasts too sweet. Feel free to play […]

Ten Things I Love About Fall

1. Fiery leaves.2. Sounds of a marching band floating through the air. 3. Cooler temperatures. 4. Pumpkin baked goods.5. Crunchy, frosty grass. 6. Candy corn.7. Cozy sweaters and cute boots. 8. Waning sunlight shining on changing trees.9. Sweet, crisp apples. 10. Halloween, Thanksgiving, and soon after, Christmas. —— As you all know, I hate winter. […]

Back At It…For Real

Hello!!! I’ve missed you all! It’s been over two weeks since I last checked in. Yikes. (As a side note, thanks to all of you who checked in on me! You’re all so sweet. 🙂 ) Anyway, my absence is partially because I have been so busy, but also because of those blog problems I […]