By now you've gotten used to the fact that summer is over with a capital "O." While there will be no more ninety degree days, there will be loads of falling leaves wreaking havoc on your yard and days that come to an end way too soon. Oh, how I loathe driving home in the dark every evening. Seriously, can someone please fix that? Anway, with the coming of autumn, also comes the desire to throw pumpkin puree in just about everything....more
If you're looking for a cute hostess gift to bring to Thanksgiving dinner or a fun party, we’ve got you covered! These adorable DIY pumpkin flower arrangements are the perfect fall hostess gift, incorporating the number one fall essential (a pumpkin, of course!) and seasonal flowers!
Saturday evening we were invited to a friends’ place for a dinner to celebrate my friend’s birthday. As they were about to prepare the dish, a cake was a on me. What shall I bake? We are in the middle of autumn, so I wanted to do something seasonal. Hard decision on whether to do apple or pumpkin cake. I wanted something sophisticated, but also easy to prepare as I had a lot to do during the day....more
From savory dishes to sweet treats, surprise your guests by serving the meal in a roasted pumpkin. It's tasty, unpredictable and impressive. The seasonal flavor of the pumpkin enhances any dish you can stuff in it. ...more
A storm rolled in two days ago. Not just any storm. It was one of those storms that when you look to the east, it’s sunny, and when you look to the west, a wall of clouds is eerily creeping in. It was almost as if someone pulled a giant string to lower a curtain of clouds on our town. On this particular day, the curtain was lowering on a hot, muggy, never ending season and with the next sunrise, it was suddenly fall....more