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Fall Flavors

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Butternut Carbonara

It’s cooking season! And while fall has the best flavors for hearty cooking, this Butternut Carbonara, from Real Simple, misses the mark! Rating: B How to make it an A+: Instead of changing this recipe, I just suggest to make this one! Find the Recipe Here.…

October 2, 2022
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Spiced Pumpkin Toffee Apple Cake

Well, this isn’t a quick one, but it sure is tasty! Tesco Magazine’s Spiced Pumpkin Toffee Apple Cake sure is a festive fall show-stopper! Details below! Rating: A- How to make it an A+: The actual cake is delicious, but the apples are a…

October 24, 2021
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Apple Fritter Bread

Apple season is in full swing over here! We are baking up a storm with all the apples we brought home from the orchard. While this Apple Fritter Bread, from Better Homes & Gardens, doesn’t use up many, it’s still a great treat to…

October 17, 2021
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Herby Pumpkin Seeds

I had to try out a savory seed recipe this jack-o-lantern season! I chose Martha Stewart Living’s Herby Pumpkin Seeds, and, boy, are they tasty! Details below on this fall snack! Rating: A How to make it an A+: So good. My husband has…

October 30, 2020
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Pumpkin Seed Trail Mix

I’m always on a salty-sweet kick! And if nuts can make a good trail mix, why not pumpkin seeds?! I put together this super-simple Pumpkin Seed Trail Mix in just minutes! Details below Makes 1.5 Cups Active Time: <5 minutes  Total Time: <5 minutes…

October 30, 2020
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Pumpkin Seed Brittle

Candied nuts are such a treat, so of course I had to take the tasty caramelized coating and cover some pumpkin seeds! Details below on how to give your pumpkin seeds an extra crunch! Makes 1.5 Cups Active Time: 10 minutes  Total Time, Including…

October 30, 2020
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Sweet-Potato Turkey Chili with Cilantro Oil and Pepitas

Such a privilege to not only be sent Amanda Haas’s cookbook, but to get to cook alongside her for a Hey Mama event! Tonight, on my own, I tried out her Sweet-Potato Turkey Chili with Cilantro Oil and Pepitas! This dish was fabulous–just the…

October 28, 2020
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Penne with Pumpkin-Tomato Cream Sauce

Pumpkin season might just be the best! But with it, comes a lot of half-used cans of pumpkin purée depending on the recipe you’re making that day. I usually add dollops to yogurt for an easy way to upgrade a parfait while not contributing…

October 23, 2020
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Baked Pumpkin Doughnuts with Pepita Sugar

My goodnessssss, these are GOOD! My husband looked at me after taking a bite and said “Oh yeahhhh.” If you want your husband,, family, self to have a similar reaction today, make these Baked Pumpkin Doughnuts with Pepita Sugar from Martha Stewart Living! Such…

October 18, 2020
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Sheet Pan Apple Crisp

Real Simple’s Sheet Pan Apple Crisp boasts how it’s heavy on the topping since that’s the best part, and it is not wrong! Also, cardamom is one of my favorite additions to baked goods (thanks to the bakery Fabrique in London, which also has…

October 11, 2020