5 Ways to Make Pumpkin Cookies

Happy Fall Y’All! It’s time to 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, oats, chocolate chips. Need I say more? These {…Read More…}

Candy Corn Candy Melts

Welcome to fall ya’ll.  The leaves have just started changing and I am still cranking up my pool heater to eat up the last days of warm weather.  But fall is beckoning and my kids are talking about Halloween.  So in honor of this season and my love for candy corn I made some candy {…Read More…}

How to Can Applesauce the Easiest Way in the World

*This post originally appeared on October 17, 2011.  I have taken new pictures to update the post. * I have made applesauce every year for the last 10 years. After living in the Pacific Northwest (Portland area) for 5 years I became spoiled by all the amazing apple splendor.  One particular house we lived in {…Read More…}

Cotton Bloom Twig Wreath

Man this summer flew by so quick.  My kiddos are back in school and the rain has begun which means fall isn’t too far away.  I am looking forward to my caramel apple candles, apple picking and cobblers that I make in the month of September.  Another thing that changes in my home is wanting {…Read More…}