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Maple Bacon Popcorn in a Pumpkin Bowl

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You can thank Pinterest for this blog. I’m often scrolling through hundreds of post from people who are more talented and skillful and imaginative than I am. And I consider myself crafty. Alas, we can’t all have Pinterest-worthy meals and décor every day. That is, until I found the pumpkin bowl! It’s exactly what it sounds like – you carve an opening just big enough for a bowl and place it inside the pumpkin. Talk about easy AND festive! Pumpkin Bowl:  Pick a pumpkin around the bowls you have available. I knew I wanted a small bowl for the popcorn, […]

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Mini Pumpkin Pies

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  Thanksgiving is exactly one week away and in preparation, I made mini pumpkin pies. Pumpkin pie is a favorite holiday treat, but can be a bit tricky for those of us that are baking challenged. These pumpkin pie pieces are great bite size treats after a large Thanksgiving meal. Ingredients: 1 pound frozen pie pastry dough 2 cups canned pumpkin 1 1/2 cups heavy cream 1/2 cup dark brown sugar1/3 cup white sugar1/4 teaspoon salt 2 large eggs plus 1 yolk  2 teaspoon cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon nutmeg1/4 teaspoon ground cloves1/2 teaspoon lemon zest Whipped topping Kelapo Coconut Oil Cooking […]

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Pumpkin Day: Pumpkin Roll

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Today is national pumpkin day which is quite fitting because you can’t seem to go anywhere without pumpkin being on the menu. To celebrate we made a pumpkin roll and created a video on how to jazz up all of your pumpkin recipes. Ingredients: CAKE 1/4 cup powdered sugar (to sprinkle on towel) 3/4 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon ground cloves 1/4 teaspoon salt 3 large eggs 1 cup granulated sugar 2/3 cup canned pumpkin FILLING 1 pkg. (8 oz.) cream cheese, at room temperature 1 cup powdered […]

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