I love holidays, decorating our home and make treats for friends and family. I always pass out packaged candy to the ghosts and goblins that come to my door but that doesn’t stop me from enjoying homemade treats personally!Continue reading “Halloween Treats”
Haven’t a clue what to fix for dinner tonight? Looking for something hardy to feed your family on a cool Autumn evening? BHG has a selection of Fall recipes to help you plan your menu for the cool Autumn evenings ahead.
You KNOW how much I LOVE my slow cooker! Actually, make that slow cookerS since I have 3 of them, small, medium & large, that I use all the time. While I come up with most of the recipes I use in my slow cookers, I am always on the lookout for new ideas to keep things fresh. Midwest Living offers a variety of recipes to take you & your family into the cool Fall days ahead.
Every year, Fall arrives with its plethora of pumpkin recipes. Everyone you know is so excited to get their pumpkin fix for the season. Everyone but YOU! If you can’t enjoy recipes that contain gluten, many of those pumpkin recipes are on your No-No list. Boy, that sticks!
Not so fast. King Arthur Flour offers this wonderful recipe for Pumpkin Cake Bars & they are gluten-free! Now you can share a pumpkin dish at the Autumn Potluck or prepare your family’s new favorite dessert. Now when people tell you how much they enjoy all the pumpkin food available in the Autumn, you can look at them & say, “Me Too!” Enjoy!
My mom always roasted the seeds that we scooped out of our Halloween pumpkin. I loved the crunchy salty flavor of the homemade Fall snack. While pumpkin seeds are wonderful to enjoy by themselves, there are many recipes you can make that include them. Good Housekeeping helps you get started with this wonderful selection of recipes that feature pumpkin seeds. My mom would have LOVED them!
Casseroles were a staple in my family growing up. Raised by my mom & grandmother, casseroles enable them to stretch the food budget while providing the three of us with a filling and nutritious meal. Some of their casseroles were made with first time ingredients. Others used up leftovers, stretching a roast or chicken to make another meal.Continue reading “Casseroles: One Dish Meals for your Family”
I consider soup to be a perfect food. Perfect foods, in my opinion, are those that pack a ton of nutrition in a simple serving. Bananas, yogurt, and soup all give me a lot of nutrition and ﬁll me up without a lot of fuss.Continue reading “Warm Your Family this Autumn with Soup”