Thanksgiving technically should be in the list of fall holidays but it always seems like winter to me! When I think of fall I think of comfort food, pumpkin, and Halloween.
Back to school brings huge lifestyle changes after the slower pace of summer. Weekday schedules are crazy again with having to fit in everything from karate to piano lessons ... and kids lunches and classroom parties.
Make several batches of these great cookies for back to school and freeze them to use as a special treat in a lunch from home. When classroom parties come up have this list of 50 best cupcake recipes on hand - you'll find something perfect for bake sales, too.
Pumpkin quick bread with a bourbon glaze is a yummy way to start the day and it freezes well. Bake on weekends, slice, and freeze with parchment paper between the slices for a quick breakfast during the week.
And... black velvet cupcakes with orange filling are just right for spooky Halloween parties!