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Eight Easy Thanksgiving Crafts

I simply love Thanksgiving. Family gathered together, food, football, stories, and of course the giving of thanks all make the day one to cherish. The fun times can get pretty crazy, especially if the kiddos are not engaged or involved in the preparations and celebration. Here are eight easy Thanksgiving crafts that will keep the […]

Vegetarian Holiday Appetizers and Side Dishes

I love the holiday season because it is designed for spending time with family, giving thanks to God, and acting with compassion to those we love and those in need. But let’s face it, many of us also love the holiday season because of the food! I have been a vegetarian for most of the […]

Vegan Pumpkin Pie (Dairy, Egg, and Gluten Free)

Happy Fall! This is my favorite time of the year and one of the main reasons I love fall is because it features one of my favorite flavors: pumpkin! Today I guest posted over on Around My Family Table where I shared a recipe for a vegan pumpkin pie that is so very delicious.  I have never […]

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 […]

Easy Thanksgiving Place Card Holders

I am so excited that Thanksgiving is almost here. Hopefully you are planning to spend some quality time celebrating your family and giving thanks for your blessings. I wanted to share these fun place card holders my children and I made. These are an easy and fun craft that a child could do independently. They […]