spiced oatmeal raisin cookies with flaky sea salt

last spring’s fawn’s footprints

making little divots in

tamarack needles

24 servings, 105 calories

2.5 c oats, 1 c white whole wheat flour, 10 packets stevia, 1 t sea salt, 2 t vanilla, 2 t powder, 1/4 c ground flax, 1 t cinnamon, 1 t nutmeg, 1 t cardamom, 1 t allspice, 2 c raisins, 2 c mooala unsweetened vanilla almond milk

mix, use silpat, 375 F, 12 minutes, sprinkle with more sea salt

fennel & flax springerle

slight shimmer of ice

on the pond could almost be

a gust of fall wind

45 servings, 50 calories

1/4 c ground flax+2 T fennel seeds+1 c apple juice+1 (4-oz size) container gerber bananas, 1 t kosher salt, 1 T vanilla, 8 packets stevia, 1/4 c olive oil, 3 c white whole wheat flour

rest flax mixture 10 minutes, knead in rest, roll out with springerle rolling pin on silpat-covered stone, 325 F, 20 minutes, cool & slice

cocoa springerle

summer’s new chickens

waking up to snow-covered

land for the first time

45 servings, 50 calories

1 c apple juice, 1 (4-oz size) container gerber bananas, 1/4 c namaste egg replacer, 1 t kosher salt, 1 t cinnamon, 6 packets stevia, 1 c cocoa, 2 c white whole wheat flour, 1/4 c olive oil

cream 1st 3, beat in rest, drizzling water if needed; roll out with springerle rolling pin on silpat-covered stone; 325 F, 20 minutes; cool & slice

spiced banana & chia bars

autumn spices don’t

just have to apply to things

made out of pumpkin

16 servings, 175 calories

4 c frozen sliced bananas, 1/2 c chia seeds, 1 bag lily’s stevia-sweetened chocolate chips, 2 T pumpkin spice, 1 t kosher salt, 1 T vanilla, 1 t soda, juice of 1 lemon, 1.5 c white whole wheat flour, 1.5 c mooala unsweetened vanilla almond milk

mix, bake in parchment-lined 9×13 pan, 400 F, 45 minutes

sourdough pumpkin donuts

a yeasted donut

in donut pans instead of

cut with a cutter

10 servings, 150 calories

1 c wheat chef, 1/2 can pumpkin, 1/4 c apple juice, 1/2 t kosher salt, 1/2 t vanilla, 2 t pumpkin spice, 1/4 t orange zest, 8 packets stevia, 2 c white whole wheat flour

stir; rest, covered, 1 hour, fold 8x; rest, covered, 1 hour; place dough in silpat donut pans, sprinkle with more stevia, more salt, cinnamon; rest 20 minutes; 350 F, 15 minutes

chocolate-topped cocoa scones

waking from a dream

with a recipe for these

chocolate cocoa scones

12 servings, 200 calories

1 (4-oz size) container gerber bananas, 1/2 c unsweetened applesauce, juice of 1 orange, 10 packets stevia, 1 t kosher salt, 1 t soda, 1 T vanilla, 1 T namaste egg replacer, 1 c cocoa, 2 c white whole wheat flour, 1 c mooala unsweetened vanilla almond milk, 1 bag lily’s stevia-sweetened chocolate chips

mix all but chips, spoon onto parchment-covered stone, 425 F, 18 minutes, top with melted chips

cocoa & chocolate chip loaf

first day of autumn

rain comes from all directions

seemingly at once

8 servings, 310 calories

1/2 c unsweetened applesauce, 1 (4-oz size) container gerber bananas, 8 packets stevia, 1 T powder, 1 T vanilla, 1 t kosher salt, 1 T namaste egg replacer, 1 bag lily’s stevia-sweetened chocolate chips, 1 1/4 c cocoa, 2 c white whole wheat flour, 1.5 c elmhurst milked walnuts

mix, place in parchment-lined loaf pan, 350 F, 70 minutes

sweet & salty lemon-topped cocoa scones

chocolate scones with

sweet & salty caramelized

lemon on the tops

12 servings, 160 calories

4 sliced lemons, 1 tiny can coconut cream, 2 c buckwheat flour, 1 c cocoa, 10 packets stevia, 1 T namaste egg replacer, 1 t powder, 1 t kosher salt, 1 T vanilla, 1.5 c mooala unsweetened vanilla almond milk

mix all but lemon, scoop onto silpat-covered stone; top with lemon, more stevia & salt; 400 F, 15 minutes

plum & buckwheat cake

the last of the plums

never get ripe enough to

be eaten alone

8 servings, 310 calories

7 sliced plums, zest & juice of 1 lemon, 2 c buckwheat flour, 1/4 c ground flaxseed, 1 c flour, 1 T powder, 1 T vanilla, 1 t kosher salt, 10 packets stevia, 2.5 c elmhurst dairy milked cashews

mix all but lemon zest & plums, pour into parchment-lined cast-iron pan; top with plums, lemon zest, more stevia; 375 F, 70 minutes