Spiced Pumpkin Spread

Spiced Pumpkin SpreadRichly spiced pumpkin cooked down to a spreadable butter-like consistency; a fall time favorite. ...more

Pumpkin Seeds Pack a Nutritional Punch

Pumpkin Seeds Pack a Nutritional PunchPumpkin seeds are a versatile source of mineral zinc.  They are a great source of dietary fiber, unsaturated fat and protein. Despite these great nutritional components, pumpkin seeds are relatively high in calories, and should be eaten only in moderation. They have 285 calories in 1 cup (1 cup of sunflower seeds contains 745 calories!)....more

My Thanksgiving Morning Breakfast

Well, I have to admit, I have treated myself with this simple recipe a couple of times already. The first time was experimental. Then the next time was for blog photos. Then, the next time and  the next time...well, those were because I love this fall  smoothie in the morning....more

Pumpkin Recipe Blog Party!

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Pumpkin Flax Muffins

These pumpkin flax muffins are healthy and delicious! Craving something sweet and spicy? These healthy pumpkin muffins make a perfect fall treat! This muffin recipe is low in fat and high in fiber. The flax also provides added Omega-3's!...more

Pumpkin Pie Milkshake

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Weekend Menu Planning: Pumpkin Recipes for Cupcakes, Cookies, Cakes, Bread, and Muffins

The pumpkin recipes continue with more tasty ideas for cooking with pumpkin. I started with Pumpkin Soup, Chili, Stew, and Drinks, and then I featured Savory Pumpkin Recipes for Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner. ...more
Those look yummy!! My kids loved Pumpkin Bread too, decorating the can was so much fun for ...more

Weekend Menu Planning: Savory Pumpkin Recipes for Breakfast, Lunch, or Dinner

It's time for more pumpkin recipes! Last week I gave you ideas for Pumpkin Soup, Chili, Stew and Drinks and promised I'd be back with new ideas for pumpkins each week in October. This time I've put together an amazing collection of recipes using pumpkin in everything from breads, muffins, spreads, and pancakes to pumpkin casseroles and pumpkin pasta. I know there'll be at least a few pumpkin ideas here you've never heard of, so grab a can of pumpkin and let's get cooking. ...more

I agree, pumpkin cornbread sounds fantastic to me too.

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Weekend Menu Planning: Pumpkin Recipes for Soup, Chili, Stew, and Drinks

People love pumpkins; that became obvious a few days ago when the calendar flipped to October and pumpkin recipes galore started popping up in my feed reader. I wasn't surprised, because I've been writing on BlogHer.com since 2006, and I think my post about Cooking with Pumpkin: Unique Pumpkin Recipes is still my most-read post on the site. (If you like cooking with pumpkin, go bookmark that and then come back to see even more delicious pumpkin recipe ideas.) ...more

Your pumpkin soup sounds wonderful. I especially like the use of cumin.

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Halloween Treats to Make With Kids

Halloween is less than two weeks away, the annual holiday where for many American kids the goal is to see how much candy they can consume in a short period of time. For adults, the Halloween challenge is to find other activities for the kids that can compete with eating candy, not always an easy task. I love cooking with my sister's kids when I go to visit, so I've been scouring the food blogs for some fun Halloween treats that would be fun to make. ...more

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