Tag: fall

Apple Cider & Squash Chicken and Rice One-Pan Dinner

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser, Mars, Incorporated.  All opinions are mine alone.  #BensBeginners  #UncleBensPromo  #CollectiveBias #BensBeginners   #UncleBensPromo My two boys, who are almost 5 and 2 1/2 LOVE to cook.   I think it’s because I am always cooking, and kids love to play pretend anything. […]

 

Pumpkin-Apple Cider Bisque

This post contains affiliate links  In our family, my mom, sister-in-law, and I are greatly outnumbered.     We are the only three girls with six boys in the family.  Plus, my sister-in-law and I are both expecting boys right now, so we are even going to be outnumbered even […]

 

Pork Chops and Parsnips with fig pan sauce

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.#HeatAndEat #CollectiveBias Pork Chops and Parsnips with an Easy fig pan sauce makes an awesome dinner and are great leftovers “Where did you get that?”  Is a question I always got asked by my college roommates […]

 

Soft Acorn Squash Molasses Cookies

Here’s a funny story for you.  A few weeks ago, I attempted to make  Flourless Acorn Squash Cookies.   They turned into little globs of squash gunk that  my kids wouldn’t touch.  oh well.  Then, I got an idea. Yes. these cookies have Flour Yes. They have Sugar AND Molasses […]

 

Vegan Butternut Squash and Apple Alfredo Sauce

Thanks to Silk for sponsoring today’s post.   For more fun #MeatlessMondayNight recipes visit Silk’s recipe website.  In order to find Silk products near you, visit their store locater. When Silk asked me to come up with a recipe for #MeatlessMondayNight, a meatless recipe for Monday night football, I instantly […]

 

Flourless Pumpkin Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

I hope you guys all like pumpkin.  Because I am on a roll right now. I made these flourless oatmeal raisin cookies.   These can be made gluten-free if you use gluten-free oats.   I used regular rolled oats.   Don’t use quick oats, the consistency will turn out weird. […]

 

Healthy Butternut Squash Fudge

It’s still August, but I am sitting here, pretending that it’s autumn. People freak out about everything pumpkin.  ( I do too).  But, do you know what?  there are other fall vegetables too! Last year, my flourless sweet potato brownies became one of my most popular posts to date. Squash […]

 

Spicy-Maple Roasted Butternut Squash

Why Hello There! After several weeks of warmer than usual weather here in northern Iowa, It TURNED COLD!   What does this mean? 1) This means that my 10 month old will be wearing his Fleece Pajamas out in public for a while.  Mostly because, he likes to remove his […]

 

Paleo and Vegan Pumpkin Pie Dip

I decided to test out a Thanksgiving Recipe today on my boys.  ( All 3 of them).  Because I am hosting Thanksgiving in just a few short weeks!  OMG Thanksgiving already?  Wasn’t the 4th of July like two weeks ago?  Sigh. Well anyway, I have had the ingredients for this […]

 

Canned Pumpkin Soup

Over the years, I have made many blended vegetable soups.  I have learned that if you pair pretty much any vegetable with an onion, and chicken broth, cook and blend together, and you will have great soup.  I swear! If you keep canned pumpkin in your pantry, you can make […]

 

Apple Spice & Cauliflower Cupcakes

Soooooooo…….Back track about 18 months ago, I was a busy new mom who was spending much time making homemade baby food for her infant.  I found out right away that mixing a vegetable with a fruit usually meant that the food situation was a win- win for both of us. […]