Items tagged: Pumpkin

Pumpkin Swirl Cheesecake Chocolate Brownies

“It’s My Party and I’ll bake if I want to, bake if I want to, bake if I want to..” (my variation on Lesley Gore’s – It’s My Party) was playing in my head while debating whether or not to bake something most of my family will not touch.  Not because of the pumpkin-they love
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Whole Wheat Cinnamon Chocolate Chip Muffins

I was in dire need for baking something simple at the end of this hectic week.  Something with just a few ingredients, 2-3 bowls, no mixer. My fellow bakers from Baked Sunday Mornings were busy baking a Brown Butter Apple Cranberry Galette, but I managed, in an atypical move, to convince myself not to join them on that
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Baked Sunday Mornings: Pumpkin Cinnamon Rolls

I knew I had to make these the second I saw their picture on Smitten Kitchen’s blog two years ago.  Deb said they’re from a great new book she had received, sorted by its authors’ favorite ingredients.  Seven out of their 10 elements were my favorites too, peanut butter and pumpkin in the lead.  My eyes, brain and fingers exchanged
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Homemade Pumpkin Purée

If, like me, you live in a place with no canned pumpkin purée to be found in your neighborhood supermarket, please do not shred your pumpkin muffins, quick breads and cakes recipes! It’s so easy to make pumpkin purée at home! I usually make purée from one pumpkin at a time.  I use whatever amount
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Whole Wheat Pumpkin Bars

I used to envy American bloggers for having an annual pumpkin festival, commencing just before September and lasting well into the winter. Sadly, pumpkins as well as autumn and Halloween associated with them, are pretty much irrelevant in the Holy Land, where autumn is all but non-existent and Halloween is something we read about in Harry Potter books.
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