Monthly Archives: October 2010

spooky scary

i carved another pumpkin to display for the halloween party we are hosting tonight and trick-or-treat tomorrow night. i love it!

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egg souffle

an egg souffle is the perfect thing to bake on the weekend before a busy week – every morning, i can just stick a serving in the microwave and have a nice hot breakfast! this is a bacon, red pepper … Continue reading

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BYOP (Bring Your Own Pumpkin)

last night, mike and i hosted the first annual BYOP Pumpkin Carving event with people from both of our programs. it was so much fun! lots of really creative pumpkin artwork. several people left their pumpkins here, and we’re hoping … Continue reading

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spooktoberween, month of the pumpkin, continues…

tomorrow is byop (bring your own pumpkin), the pumpkin carving event we are hosting at our house for both our cohorts, so i have been making even more pumpkin treats! i’ve been dying to make some miniature pumpkin pies and … Continue reading

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i just might be obsessed with pumpkin…

but it’s october, so it’s ok! i tried another pumpkin recipe this weekend – this time, midwest living’s pumpkin doodle doo cookies. they are FABULOUS! they are very light and cakey in the middle, and the perfect amount of crisp … Continue reading

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pumpkin whoopie pies – COMPLETELY from scratch!

this is where the pumpkin puree ended up – rachael ray’s pumpkin whoopie pies! my camera battery died before completion, so this is a photo of the cookies before adding the filling and assembling. i’m just going to throw all … Continue reading

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pumpkin shortage? not for this gal!

ok, so granted – the pumpkin shortage is technically over, according to the news this week. but i still couldn’t find any pumpkin pie filling or pumpkin puree in the store. how am i supposed to make pumpkin whoopie pies … Continue reading

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