Writer’s pick: Fall favorites

Fall has arrived, bringing cooling weather, warm meals, tasty treats, rich colors and the growing spirit of Thanksgiving. Heading into Thanksgiving Break, the Courier shares some fall-themed recommendations, ranging from foods to films.

1. Recipe


This fifteen-minute breakfast recipe from Pinterest explains how to make the perfect pumpkin french toast sticks. In only a single bite, the pumpkin flavor guarantees a sensory experience of the fall season.

2. Movie Marathon


Snuggle up under a blanket for a marathon of the Twilight trilogy, which contains both a compelling, suspenseful plot and autumnal cinematography. 

3. Stand-Alone Movie

The Brattle

If looking for a fall aesthetic stand-alone movie, When Harry Met Sally is a top tier pick. The movie is a classic romantic comedy with the trope of friends to lovers and is perfect to stream with loved ones.   

4. Binge-Worthy TV Show


An exceptionally binge-worthy series is Gilmore Girls, centered on Lorelai and Rory Gilmore, a single mom and her daughter. This show provides comfort leading into the holidays since it’s comedic, dramatic and aesthetically pleasing.

5. Beverage

The Peach Kitchen

The pumpkin spice latte is the essential hot beverage for fall, both comfortingly warm and richly flavored.

6. Song

Rolling Stone

“All Too Well” (Ten Minute Version) (Taylor’s Version), by Taylor Swift, is the ultimate fall song. For a full listening experience, watch Swift’s short film as well

7. Book

Barnes and Noble

The Atlas Six, by Olivie Blake, is a dark academia book full of fantasy and magic. Bring out this book while it’s raining to enhance the reading experience!

8. Makeup Product

Floating in Dreams

Charlotte Tilbury’s Glowgasm wand in the shade Pinkgasm is the perfect product to achieve a sunburnt, glowing appearance, even during fall.