Pumpkin Cookies with Brown Sugar Frosting

Looking for an alternative to pumpkin pie? These cake-like pumpkin cookies with brown sugar frosting are all kinds of delicious. Soft and cakey, sweet and spicy―they're fabulous served with coffee. Kids love making AND eating them. This is a very versatile seasonal sweet.   INGREDIENTS Cookies 2 1/2 cups whole wheat pastry or AP flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda [...]

By | October 8th, 2019|Recipes|Comments Off on Pumpkin Cookies with Brown Sugar Frosting

Vegan Creamed Winter Squash for Everyone!

If you're looking for a side dish for the vegans or vegetarians who may gather around your holiday table, look no further! Everyone will love this fragrant, herbaceous squash dish. Not just for holidays, it's a perfect cold weather appetizer served warm with crusty bread or vegan crackers.   INGREDIENTS 1  3 -4 pound  (1.5-2 kg)  preferred squash―butternut, [...]

By | October 2nd, 2019|Recipes|Comments Off on Vegan Creamed Winter Squash for Everyone!

Delicious Simple Maple & Bacon Brussels Sprouts

Either you love them or hate them (and you most likely misspell them), but Brussels sprouts are the underdogs of the holiday table. Prepared correctly, they can be the side dish you wish you'd learned to make years ago. This recipe delivers!   INGREDIENTS 4 strips thick-cut bacon 2 tablespoons butter 1 pound Brussels sprouts, [...]

By | October 6th, 2018|Recipes|Comments Off on Delicious Simple Maple & Bacon Brussels Sprouts

Pumpkin Pie Cheesecake with Gingersnap Crust

Pumpkin pie and cheesecake together forever! You may even win over the pumpkin pie haters with this light and lovely cake.   FILLING 225 g package of cream cheese 100 grams (1/2 cup) sugar 398 ml (1 can) pumpkin puree 61 grams (1/4 cup) full fat sour cream 42 grams (2 tablespoons) honey 2 grams [...]

By | October 5th, 2018|Recipes|Comments Off on Pumpkin Pie Cheesecake with Gingersnap Crust

Classic Cranberry Sauce

Sometimes simplicity is best—particularly when we're talking about classic holiday foods. This traditional cranberry sauce uses just three ingredients and can be made three days in advance. Also, it's very, very delicious. INGREDIENTS (serves 6) 1 orange 750 grams of fresh cranberries (you can use frozen) 250 grams of sugar spices/herbs to taste: cinnamon stick, [...]

By | November 17th, 2017|Recipes|Comments Off on Classic Cranberry Sauce