Category sweet potato

Pear Gingerbread

Halloween has always been one of my favorite holidays.  I always associate it with childhood memories of crunchy leaves, apple cider, halloween fun size candy, and crisp late fall air.   Each year I always try to do something special for my daughter on Halloween.  We live in Iceland so there is no trick or […]

Pumpkin Spice Latte

One of the things I look forward to most in the fall are pumpkin spice lattes.  Judging from the popularity of these fall coffee treats among the foodie bloggers and coffee shops, I am not alone. I started thinking about what makes flavors like sweet potato, pumpkin, and eggnog so popular.  For me, there is […]

Sunday Morning Sweet Potato Cinnamon Rolls

This recipe is a little time consuming, but well worth it.  The dough can be prepared the night before and then the glaze can be thrown together the next morning while the rolls are rising or in the oven. The original recipe from Smitten Kitchen calls for pumpkin, however, due to a lack of canned pumpkin […]