Vegan + Gluten-Free Cinnamon Apple Crisp

Vegan + Gluten-Free Cinnamon Apple Crisp (w/ extra crumble!)

I’m going to make an odd, perhaps offensive analogy here, but crisps are like the gateway drug of pastry baking.

I know – dramatic.

But well before I ever made a pie, a tart, or a gleaming galette, I first made a crisp. And it was because of this crisp that I even considered attempting all the rest, because with my crisp came a confidence, a euphoria, and a sense of invincibility that YES – I too can bake things that look super fancy.

And now, so can you.

Sweet Onion Galette w/ Fontina & Thyme (new & improved!)

Sweet Onion Galette w/ Fontina & Thyme (new & improved!)

This galette? It’s going to be gracing your Thanksgiving table. Because not only is it wildly simple to prepare, beyond gorgeous to present, and blatantly dripping with holiday indulgence, it manages to achieve what...

Silky Sweet Roasted Butternut Squash Hummus w/ Candied Pecans, Spicy Pepitas, & Honey (Vegan + Gluten Free!)

Silky Sweet Roasted Butternut Squash Hummus w/ Candied Pecans, Spicy Pepitas, & Honey (Vegan + Gluten Free!)

Here’s my one gripe about Thanksgiving: the appetizer game is seriously slacking. I’ve always felt that every T-Day fête should have a great, wonderfully easy appetizer to serve before dinner. Nothing too heavy, nothing too bland, just...

Frozen Peanut Butter Banana Cream Pie

Frozen Peanut Butter Banana Cream Pie

Banana cream pie is so 50’s, isn’t it?

Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Pecan Pie

Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Pecan Pie

Does the world need one more Thanksgiving recipe? No, no it does not.

Pumpkin Cheddar Waffles w/ Bacon-Apple Chutney & Candied Pecans

Pumpkin Cheddar Waffles w/ Bacon-Apple Chutney & Candied Pecans

Here’s a quick list of things that cure any and all of my problems. Most of them are disgraceful, so bear with me.

Kale & Butternut Squash Naan Pizzas w/ Cider Caramelized Onions, Aged Cheddar, & Sugared Pepitas

Kale & Butternut Squash Naan Pizzas w/ Cider Caramelized Onions, Aged Cheddar, & Sugared Pepitas

There’s something particularly sobering about the first real days of fall. Not the insta-version of fall, the one veiled in cheery images of sunburnt pumpkin patches and artisan beers chugged from sophisticated glass boots....