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I was SO excited to take Andrick to the pumpkin patch. I was pregnant when we went last year, and I remember daydreaming about returning with our little one. So, I have to admit, I was a little disappointed at how the trip actually went. For one thing, he was suffering from teething misery, which … Continue reading

Halloween weekend

Thanks for all of your congratulations on my last post. We are so excited to become a family of three! In addition to some shockingly cold weather (ok, I know I can’t complain too much since we didn’t get 2 feet of snow like New England, but still, cold is cold!), this weekend brought some … Continue reading

Apple carrot spice muffins

This isn’t a new recipe, but an addition to an old one. An improvement, even. A few weeks ago, I had some of these: And it was cold and colorless outside, and I was wishing it were fall. Fall is my very favorite food season. You have easy access to things like pumpkin beer, you … Continue reading

Pumpkin stew

As far as I’m concerned, the best thing about stew is that it has all the benefits of soup, plus it’s hearty enough to fill you up as a meal. Recently I was perusing recipes on SparkPeople and found one for Spiced pumpkin soup. It gave me an idea: why not use pumpkin as the … Continue reading

Pumpkin bread pudding

If there is one thing I look forward to every fall, it’s this stuff–the warm, sweet, cozy taste of pumpkin bread pudding. It’s so easy to make, yet it offers complex flavors and totally wows dinner guests. Seriously, the most challenging part of this is cubing a day-old sourdough baguette. The rest is simple and … Continue reading