Holiday Recipe: Orange Ginger Cranberry Sauce

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I have never had canned, processed cranberry sauce. I’ve seen it slide in a can-shaped lump into a serving bowl, get mushed around, and presented beside the holiday bird, but I’ve never tried it. Hmmm, I wonder why? For many years I thought I just didn’t like cranberry sauce. The idea of that bright red… 

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Holiday Recipe: Pumpkin Cupcakes

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With as many cute and creative ideas out there, a cupcake is always a fantastic choice for any gathering or celebration! These little fall pumpkin cupcakes are a wonderful treat to celebrate my sister Natalie and her husband Chris’s wedding anniversary. Pumpkin Cupcakes Makes 18-22 Cupcakes What You Need: • Hand mixer • Two large… 

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Gourd Place Cards

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The warm colors and unique shapes of the ornamental gourds I harvested just a few weeks ago lend the perfect touch to a holiday table as they highlight how I am feeling this time of the year. I am thankful I can bring the outdoors in when the nights get chilly. I’m thankful to the… 

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Thanksgiving Printables

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Spruce up your Thanksgiving traditions this year with these fun new (and free) holiday printables from Evermine/My Own Labels. We created some elegant decorations to display at your annual family feast including a new Alphabet Garland in Magnolia style (shown above). Don’t forget to decorate your dinner table with custom place cards and printable acorn… 

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Autumn Leaf Cookies

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Fall is my favorite time of the year – every day of it, especially the late days harvesting and the crisp cold days before Thanksgiving. I love starting my holiday baking early and these beautiful cutout cookies are perfect for the autumn season. They always make unexpectedly delightful gifts before the big holiday rush. They… 

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Cinnamon Pear Jam

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Pears aren’t a fruit I normally come by during the canning season, which is why I was so excited when my husband’s aunt let us have access to her pear tree this year. I immediately knew what I wanted to make with her pears: pear-cinnamon jam from Food in Jars blog. I’ve had my eye… 

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