Category: Food & Cooking

Oct 07

Halloween Frosted Sugar Cookies

During the fall season, I enjoy baking some Halloween themed cookies to take to various parties or to just keep on hand at my home. This recipe is simple to make but does take some time since you will be cutting out the cookies, and then frosting them with some orange or black frosting. You …

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Oct 05

Traditional Halloween Recipes

It is difficult to think of Halloween as being anything other than a purely commercial holiday.  However, there are many traditional recipes associated with Halloween that reveal the holiday’s history and importance.  Many of these recipes can be made with one sole source—the pumpkin!  One of the essential components of Halloween, the pumpkin is the …

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Oct 02

Simply Healthy Halloween Treats: Banana Halloween Ghosts

When my daughter was young, she was a fruit fanatic. I was so happy that she craved fruits and didn’t care too much for other sweets, and I like to think that I contributed to that a little by encouraging healthy habits. Making good food fun is a great way to keep kids on track with …

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Sep 30

Warm Up Your Fall With These Apple Cider Recipes

Autumn is often a time of cold, grey weather. Fortunately it is also apple harvest time, and the season for keeping warm with comforting food and drinks. Enjoy reassuring recipes for body and soul featuring Green Mountain Hot Apple Cider Mix in K-Cup pods for the Keurig system, which combine fall pleasures to perfection. Find …

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Sep 28

Healthy Halloween Treat: Green Apple Monsters

These healthy Halloween snacks won’t leave you feeling guilty after feeding them to the group at your child’s next Halloween party! They’re mostly fruit and peanut butter, and make for unique & tasty Halloween treats that are festive, but not too scary. They also make for a super fun family activity for the fall! Read how to make Green …

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Sep 24

Gorgonzola, Pear and Walnut Appetizer

How to make quick and simple snacks The next time you’re feeling peckish and looking for something to bridge the gap between meals, try Triscuit crackers, the perfect ingredient to create a bite-size snack or pull a tapas treat together from whatever happens to be in the fridge or pantry. Award-winning Canadian food expert Na’eem …

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Sep 24

Growing Organic Pumpkins

Fresh organic pumpkin makes for a delicious fall treat.  And there’s still time to grow pumpkins in many parts of the country! If you want to grow your own pumpkin treats and Jack O’Lanterns this year, then check out this complete how-to guide for growing your own! Read more of this definitive pumpkin growing article on …

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Sep 22

Tasty Halloween Crafts Using Stencils For Cookie Decorating

Here’s a Halloween Crafts project that’s not only fun, it’s good to eat. You see, as a stencil designer, I’m always searching for new and creative ways to use stencils. And as a person who loves to eat (especially sweets), it just seemed natural to find a way to use stencils with food, right? So …

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Sep 21

Halloween – Edible Ghosts, Bugs, and Bones

One of my favorite things about the Halloween season is making different meringue cookies for my family. They are fun to make and turn out to be a unique light treat. In this article you will find a great meringue recipe and a few other creepy crawly ways to make some fall fun! Find out …

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Sep 18

How to Make a Pumpkin Crunch Dessert Cake

During the months of October and November, my family really enjoys this Pumpkin Crunch dessert recipe. It takes about 10 minutes to prepare and 50 minutes to bake. This is a really nice dessert to serve at your Halloween parties or after your Thanksgiving holiday meal. I often entertain here at my home during the …

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