12 Pumpkin Breakfast Recipes

by Hillary on October 21, 2014

When pumpkin recipes start appearing on Pinterest in early August, in all honestly, I scrunch my nose. Yet, as soon as the calendar turns to Fall (despite the reality of the outdoor climate), I welcome all willing to to raid the aisle of canned pumpkin in the grocery store.

Then, as soon as the weather decides to act accordingly to its season – with cooler, crisp morning air and cozy, cloudy skies – the baking bug inside me is ignited.

Check out 12 Pumpkin Breakfast Recipes

by Hillary at Foodie.com

And because breakfast is the first thing on my mind, every.single.day, I deemed it necessary to collect a dozen pumpkin recipes using Foodie for my favorite meal of the day.

I have a petite collection of pumpkin recipes in my own blog archives, but these new-found recipes on the web blow mine out of the water.

I could totally pair together one of Elle’s Pumpkin Pie Bran Muffins with Pumpkin Spice Latte Syrup-spiked iced coffee five days out of the week; and I bet I could convince nearly anyone to have breakfast with me over Pumpkin Pecan Scones and vegan Pumpkin Chai Lattes.





I encourage you to start a fall recipe collection on Foodie.com… and if you’re as into breakfast (and orange squash) as I am, then you are invited over for a pumpkin party… at 8:00am. The (iced) coffee’s on brewing!

What’s your favorite way to enjoy pumpkin?

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Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Foodie.com. As always, opinions are my own.


Target® C9 Seamless Style Haul

by Hillary on October 20, 2014

Disclosure: This post was sponsored by Target® C9 through their partnership with POPSUGAR Select. While I was compensated to write a post about Target® C9, all opinions are my own. 


I don’t know what I would do without Target®. I visit the store on an average of two times per week, and often more frequently. I’ll admit I have spent a Friday night or two circling the candle aisle and stocking up on my favorite chocolate chips. Sometimes, it’s just a quick stop for almond milk and a kombucha – the necessities. Nearly every trip, however, I somehow wind up walking past the women’s activewear section.

I’ve owned a handful of items from the Target® C9 by Champion line, so I was excited to be a part of this campaign to add a few more stylish, affordable, and comfortable pieces to my collection.



I stumbled upon the soft, seamless styles and immediately threw them into my basket. I picked up:

I was in need of an upgrade in the black pullover department, and this was exactly what I was looking for. I like that it’s not too fitted so I can layer it with nearly any workout tank. It’s particularly soft – yet not with the heaviness of fleece – and is ideal for fall running or as a light warm-up jacket.

In all honesty, I first spotted this tank on the PopSugar fitness star, Anna Renderer, and admired the sharp look. The tank is undeniably slim fitting – ideal for a yoga class (or stretching in the park!). I like the light support of the built-in bra feature for non-cardio activities. I also appreciate the adjustable, silk straps. Plus, the Duo Dry® stretch fabric keeps me dry during a session of down dogs.

There’s no such thing as too many LBC (Little Black Crops) in my book. Again, the seamless design sold me here, as did the high, flat waistband. The body-hugging design of the capris with contouring side panels and longer inseam makes for a flattering look. My favorite element is the detailed hem around the calf – so sweet. And they, too, team up with the seamless tank with Duo Dry® technology. Being dry and comfortable from yoga in the park to errands around town is always appreciated.



Not only do I plan to lift and practice lotus in these seamless styles, but let’s be real – I live in activewear outside of 8:00am to 5:00pm. My new Target® C9 style haul is both motivating to power up my yoga practice and dependable enough to suit any casual weekend agenda.


Hello, tight back! Not the prettiest Wheel you ever did see. #paleisthenewtan

Have you tried the Target® C9 by Champion line?


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