Apple Pie Bars combine a rich, buttery shortbread crust with tart apples and a nutty crumble topping for a hand-held version of apple pie that is perfect for everything from potlucks to holiday parties.

I feel like I reached a new level of adulthood yesterday.

While at Home Depot on the hunt for mums in a specific color and size – yes, I am already decorating for fall, judge away – I somehow ended up in the toilet seat aisle.

Well, I kind of know how I ended up there – I was browsing bathroom vanities because ours are falling apart after 4 years.

Gotta love builder grade products. Insert mega eye roll here.