fall - Celebrating Family

Caramel Apple Snack Mix

Fall is my favorite time of year.  I love the colors, flavors, and holidays of fall. To celebrate autumn, I whipped up a fun and tasty recipe to share with you all. This caramel apple snack mix is simple, easy, and delicious. There are only five ingredients: Cheerios, dried apples, peanuts, caramel bits, and cinnamon. Scroll […]

Pumpkin Chili in the Slow Cooker, Easy and Kid-Friendly

I love chili but my daughter will never eat it since she claims it’s “way too spicy.” I have tried some pretty mild recipes but none of them have passed muster with her. I have heard of pumpkin chili but have never tried it, so I decided to give it a try in my quest […]

How to Steam a Pumpkin (Never Buy Canned Again!)

I start planning out my fall comfort foods as soon as September hits. Even though Arizona Septembers still bring 100 degree days, I eagerly dig out my pumpkin pie recipe and start searching the stores for pumpkins for carving, cooking, and even painting. The very first fall activity we do in my home is to steam […]