Pumpkin Apple Bread

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When my home is filled with the heavenly scent of cinnamon, ginger and clove, I know that fall has truly arrived. These spices can certainly be used throughout the year, but there is something warming about pumpkin spices dancing through the air as a loaf of pumpkin bread bakes in the oven. There is no… 

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Saturday Sips! Autumn Sangria, Two Ways

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Typically made with a base of red wine combined with fruit juice, fresh fruit, soda water and sometimes brandy, Sangria is a beverage that’s primarily served and consumed in the warmer months of summer while the fruit can be freshly picked and an ice cold libation is most welcome. However, despite the cooling weather, we… 

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Roasted Pumpkin Seeds Favors

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One of my favorite things to do in fall is carve a pumpkin (or seven). I’ve long outgrown the typical jack-o-lantern for Halloween, but each year I make something crafty out in the garden with the king of squash. This year was the first that my one-year-old could really experience pumpkin carving, or more accurately,… 

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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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