Monthly Archives: October 2012

Pumpkin Muffins with Pumpkin Pie Cream Cheese Frosting

Forgive all the fall pumpkin posts, but pumpkin muffins are imperative in October.  Besides, when it looks like this outside, it’s difficult not to get into the spirit of fall and Halloween.   Isn’t it just beautiful?  I’ve lived here … Continue reading

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Stuffed Acorn Squash: Wild Mushroom Soup and Rosemary Biscuits

This is just a little something I tossed together for lunch today.     I made some wild mushroom soup yesterday which is one of my favorite things to make in the fall.  It has melted onions, herbs, ginger, ground nutmeg and a splash of … Continue reading

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Apple Streusel Crisp Cups

Look at them with all their luscious buttery cinnamon sugared deliciousness.  I’m warning you now, these are not for the weak willed.  They are portion controlled for a reason.   It all started when I had a craving for coffee cake … Continue reading

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Savory Pumpkin Quinoa Cakes

I used to loathe quinoa.   The foreign texture and lack of flavor was only highlighted by the ever faint taste of dirt, quite honestly.  The only thing I could find redeeming about it was saying the word quinoa (keeeenwaaa). … Continue reading

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Halloween Guide

Ten Things To Do, Make and Bake By October 31st. 1.  Make a pumpkin pie… from a real pumpkin.  It tastes better and you have more control over the quality and quantity of ingredients.   A step-by-step photo tutorial by, “Oh She … Continue reading

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