All Things Fall Cooking Class 2015

all things fall cooking class

 I am excited to welcome you to all things fall, a new cooking class featuring the best of what this season has to offer.  We will prepare a complete meal with a variety of local vegetables and fruits that we’ve waited all summer for. The cooking and eating together takes place in a comfortable home setting and is designed to equip … Read More

Pumpkin Cinnamon Pancakes

Pumpkin Cinnamon Pancakes
These cute little characters are staying with us for only a bit longer before they head back to their newly remodeled home, so I'm making memories while I can with them. And breakfast together on my days off are such a treat! These gluten and dairy free pumpkin cinnamon pancakes are made with our homemade puree but canned pumpkin works ... Read More

Make Ahead Pumpkin Pie Crock Pot Oatmeal

Make Ahead Pumpkin Pie Crock Pot Oatmeal
It's time to celebrate the arrival of fall with a pumpkin recipe.  This is a must re-post from an earlier date, and do you want to know why?  First of all, it's gluten, dairy and refined sugar free. It's also a crock pot recipe which means its easy, and also, make ahead!  I love it when convenience comes together with ... Read More

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

Digging deep into the archives of old recipes I’ve saved, I came across this perfect Autumn treat found in our local newspaper, from way back.  I’ve revised it, cutting the sugar by half, substituting part coconut sugar and part maple syrup.  Coconut sugar is preferred because of its low glycemic index of 35  and its high in minerals and vitamins.   Whole grain flour combined with unbleached white … Read More

Pumpkin Biscuits

Pumpkin Biscuits

This year’s Pumpkin Pie was made with a Kabocha squash stored from last summer’s garden. Conveniently, there was a half of a squash waiting to be baked for pumpkin pie filling in the fridge. After it was covered with aluminum foil and baked in a pan with an inch of water, it came out a rich orange, very moist and … Read More