5 Ways to Make Pumpkin Cookies

Happy Halloween! Trick or treat was earlier this week in my neighborhood, so now I can start thinking about how to use pumpkin other than just as decorations. And what better way than in cookie form?! No need to carve another pumpkin, though…these recipes use the canned stuff (wink!). 1. Pumpkin-Oat Chocolate Chip Cookies  Pumpkin, {…Read More…}

5 Ways to Decorate with Fall Leaves

Fall foliage season is here! But those gorgeous autumnal colors don’t have to stay outdoors! Bring them inside – using real leaves or fakes – with these simple DIY projects. 1. Fall Leaves Mason Jar Candle Holder This is a great way to use some of those freshly raked leaves from your yard! Grab a few {…Read More…}

5 More Ways to NOT Carve a Pumpkin

Pumpkin-decorating season is here! If you’ve followed me long, you’ll know that carving pumpkins is not exactly something I look forward to. (In fact, see my post from last year!)  Sticking my hands inside a gooey pumpkin just isn’t worth some of the cool carved designs out there. So, if you’re looking for an upgrade {…Read More…}

5 Ways to Make Candy Corn Inspired Treats

Now that it’s October, it’s time to start planning those yummy fall treats! And what better way than using the iconic yellow-orange-white goodness of candy corn?! These goodies are sure to be crowd pleasers for a neighborhood block party, Halloween bash or just a fall afternoon at home with the family. Oh, what’d you say? {…Read More…}