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Pumpkin Slab Pie – Easy Crust Method

Whip up a pumpkin slab pie in minutes. Just press the nutty pastry dough into the pan, fill with creamy pumpkin filling and bake. No messy rolling of dough, but all the delicious spicy flavour of traditional pie. You don’t … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Freezer Fudge, my New Addiction

One bite of creamy, melt-in-your-mouth, decadent Pumpkin Freezer Fudge will have you moaning with pleasure and hiding the rest of the pan to keep it for yourself. All things pumpkin are on my mind, of course, since it’s only days … Continue reading

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It’s Pumpkin Pie Time (and this one’s dairy free and egg free)

Celebrate the autumn colours with a rich and delicious gluten free, dairy free, and egg free pumpkin pie (in case you have to cook for loved ones with allergies). It tastes so good you can’t even tell the difference! This … Continue reading

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Roasted Pumpkin Seeds (and how to make a Jack o’Lantern)

It’s almost Halloween. Have you carved your pumpkin yet? The ghosties and goblins are gearing up, the witches are stirring their bubbling brew, and the jack o’ lanterns are grinning their crazy grins. Our pumpkins are rarin’ and ready to … Continue reading

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A Warm and Cozy Breakfast – Baked Oatmeal

Serve up a warm, comforting bowl of creamy baked oatmeal, and mornings will never be the same again!   When the icy winds of winter blow – as they are right now here in Alberta – you need a breakfast … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Pie Granola (and How to Bake a Pumpkin)

  What dessert evokes fall more than pumpkin pie? The warm cinnamon-scented vapors curling enticingly around our noses as grandma opens the oven door, the luscious spicy creaminess topped with a cloud of whipped cream as we take a forkful … Continue reading

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Buckwheat and Blue Cheese Biscuits to serve with End-of-Winter Root Vegetable Soup

Finally, finally, finally. . . the first few signs of real Spring up here in the North. I have been so impatiently waiting. From everyone who lives south of us, I have been hearing about daffodils blooming, fruit trees pink … Continue reading

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