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Roasted Carrot and Black Bean Tacos with Apple Slaw

These roasted carrot and black bean tacos are a colorful, vegetarian twist on your standard taco. And that apple slaw topping is just perfect for fall!

First let's talk color. 

You know me. 

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Roasted Fall Veggie Platter with Black Truffle Aioli

This Roasted Veggie Platter with fall veggies like purple sweet potatoes, rainbow carrots, Dr. Praeger's brussels sprouts cakes, and golden beets are served with two dipping sauces: first, a black truffle aioli (Oh My Goodness... sooooo dang good!), and second, a pumpkin mustard. This platter makes the perfect party appetizer or mid-day snack. 

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Pumpkin Cookie Dough

You absolutely need this pumpkin cookie dough in your life. And it's egg-less, so you can totally eat it by the spoonful raw or roll it into cute little balls before devouring. And thanks to the Bob's Red Mill almond flour, it's also gluten-free!

Cookie dough is good. But, PUMPKIN cookie dough... oh my starzies!!!! ... Read more » about Pumpkin Cookie Dough

Pumpkin Coffee Cake

This pumpkin coffee cake is decadent and delish and almost dessert-like, but still healthy enough for breakfast alongside your cup o' joe. Why not when it's packed with protein and totally dairy-free AND gluten-free!

Can we just stop for a minute and talk about how much I love autumn?! 

It's so inviting. 

And rich. 

And deeply-hued. 

And cozy.

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Nourishing Fall Favorites + {Pumpkin Pancakes}

Noticing a lot of pumpkin recipes in the blogosphere?  The truth is, I love pumpkin and bought multiple gigantic cans that are three and a half cups of pure pumpkin each!  I used 3/4 cup in Monday's Vegan Pumpkin Muffins, another 3/4 cup in these pancakes, and will have plenty left for white chocolate pumpkin pie bites and more.  That is what I call a stellar week! And I also created a special Pinterest board called "Nourishing Fall Favorites" that includes ... Read more » about Nourishing Fall Favorites + {Pumpkin Pancakes}