This love story begins rather simply. When I was in college, loading myself up on caffeine was the only way to make it through endless classes and shifts at my local bookstore. I discovered something powerful then: coffee. That divine beverage was responsible for getting me through many a late evening . . . though … Continue reading Pumpkin spice latte: a taste test
Hi, I’m Megan. Have we met? No? Well, do you follow me on Twitter? I’m not self-promoting, friends; I’m asking out of real curiosity. Because if you do, you already know everything I’m about to tell you. In which case you’d probably prefer to skip down to the recipe or otherwise disembark from write meg! … Continue reading Pumpkin pie cupcakes: like the pie. But a cupcake.
Since September is here and I’ve already had the pleasure of partaking in my first pumpkin spice latte of fall, I figured it’s high time to enjoy the scents of the season. As time goes on, simply drinking my pumpkin isn’t enough; now I want to decorate with it, too. And if you think I … Continue reading Etsy Find Fridays: Pumpkin for you, pumpkin for me
You guys aren’t going to believe me, but I’m going to tell you a sad truth. In the past month, I’ve had four — four — pumpkin spice lattes since my most favorite of all drinks was re-introduced at Starbucks, Panera, Borders and Dunkin’ Donuts. Four. Four drinks. Total. I used to go through two … Continue reading Oh, how the latte has fallen from grace
OK, enough messing around — I have found the perfect pumpkin spice latte. I know you’re all chuckling to yourselves right now, probably shaking your heads sadly as you realize yes, I’m obsessing about a tasty seasonal drink again. But since you all know me well enough to know my quirkiness and coffee devotion is … Continue reading The Modern Latte Goldilocks
Few things in life send me shouting and trembling with excitement — and most of them are hypothetical. (Like, say, hypothetically I would get an e-mail from an agent telling me yes, he/she’d like to represent me and already knows just the publisher for my absolutely incredible novel.) But the ones grounded in absolute reality? … Continue reading Pumpkin spice groupies
My Friday off — also to be known forevermore as the day my pumpkin obsession reached a fever pitch . . . and a point of no return. If I’d gotten over to Starbucks for my pumpkin spice latte, I think I would have had to enter gourd rehab. Instead, I got this early this … Continue reading My growingly alarming pumpkin obsession