Since we are too old for Trick-Or-Treating, and midterms simply suck, treat yourself with one fall-approved dish every day this month. Or you can just gawk at the seasonal food porn ahead.
10/6: Pumpkin Spice Latte
Forget changing leaves, you know it’s Fall when Starbucks changes its cups.
10/7: Pumpkin Cake For One
Like you would share anyways.
Oh the impending heartburn (but it’s worth it).
10/9: Homemade Caramel Apples
How ’bout dem caramel-candy-chocolate-swirl-sprinkle-nut covered apples?
10/10: Pumpkin Breakfast Quinoa
Your breakfast just got that much trendier.
Why yes, we in fact did figure out how to incorporate bacon into this list.
Everyone loves a hot ging(ersnap roll).
10/13: Roasted Pumpkin Seeds 5 Ways
Pumpkin seeds: the best part about your attempt at carving a scary Jack-O-Lantern. Emphasis on the scary.
10/14: Spicy Pumpkin Soup
For those nights when you’re curled up under the blanket, watching Hocus Pocus and cuddling with you signifi—wait—it’s just your roommates.
10/15: Boozy Cinnamon Apple Cider
A festive brew made for barndances, tailgating or 5 pm on a Thursday when you hand in your midterm.
10/16: Pumpkin Protein Pancakes
Get swoll, one buff and fluffy pumpkin protein pancake at a time.
10/17: Pumpkin Macarons
Who knew pumpkin could be so posh?
10/18: Cinnamon Apple Donuts
These can be purchased at most grocery stores, but you should probably do yourself a favor and just go to Curtis Apple Orchard. Now.
10/19: Pumpkin Spice Muffins
And now your Halloween costume inspiration: the Pumpkin Muffin Man.
10/20: Apple Chickpea Hash
Healthy, hearty and hella good.
A crunchy and nutritious blend to help you fit into that questionable nurse costume or Super Man suit you have scrunched up in your costume bag.
Pretend to celebrate Oktoberfest in your apartment with this take on beer. Prost!
10/23: Pumpkin Spiced Cooked Apples
This mix is fruity, flavorful and 100% fall friendly.
10/24: Pumpkin Gnocchi
Pasta died and went to pumpkin heaven and came back as your new i’m-actually-going-to-put-in-an-effort meal.
10/25: Mini Apple Pie Bites
You’re my honeybunch, sugarplum, pumpy-umpy-umpkin, you’re my mini apple* pie…
10/26: Gluten Free Pumpkin Pancakes
This is for those GF folks or for those of you who will devour and worship anything Trader Joe’s sells.
Ooey, gooey apples brought to you by your trusty microwave.
10/28: Pumpkin Spice Chai Tea Latte
Although we try not to admit it, the day will come this season when we no longer can stomach our go-to PSL.
10/29: Pumpkin Pie Martini
A decadent martini mash up for your monster mash (aka the only thing getting you through Hump Day).
10/30: Pumpkin Fluff
One of those apps that’ll make you look more sophisticated than you actually are—but with pumpkin.
10/31: Pumpkin Pie
All hail the holy and glorious, can never be dethroned, ruler of your autumn diet.
You can proceed into the bleak winter now, full, happy and ready for finals hibernation.