Tag Archives: fall

It’s the simple things in life…

As we work through our surplus of apples this week, applesauce is always a favorite among the little ones. Along with a trip to the co-op, it is important for children to not only know where their food comes from, … Continue reading

Mystic Pumpkin Pie in a Butter Crust

1 butter pie crust, unbaked (see recipe) 3 eggs 3/4 cup sugar 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon nutmeg 1/2 teaspoon ginger 1/4 teaspoon allspice 1/4 teaspoon cloves Pinch salt 2 cups fresh mystic pumpkin puree 2 cups half-and-half, light cream … Continue reading

Stuffed Pumpkin

This is one of my absolute favorite fall recipes. It is an autumn tradition in my house and when I saw pumpkins available from the co-op I bought 5 just for this recipe! Equally good with sausage or ground beef, … Continue reading

Apple Chip Cookies

Cookie season and apple season are upon us! Why not combine the two with this terrific recipe. Replace the butterscotch chips with toffee for a caramel apple flavor. Apple Chip Cookies Adapted from: Food52 Yield: 39 2in cookies 1 1/4 cup … Continue reading

Autumn “Granola” Bars

Try these “granola” bars as a healthy trick-or-treat alternative to candy. Wrap individual bars in wax paper and tie with a festive bow for a delightful Halloween treat. Autumn “Granola” Bars Adapted from: Food52 Yield:  ~ 30 2-inch bars 1 1/2 … Continue reading

Spicy Pumpernickel Bat-wiches

Need something a little different for a Halloween party? Try these spicy sandwiches. Any Halloween cookie cutter will do.  Try out Ghost-wiches with a ghost cookie cutter and sourdough bread (also available though VC!) Spicy Pumpernickel Bat-wiches Adapted from: Martha Stewart … Continue reading

Delicious Autumn Treats (from VC ingredients)!

As the days get cooler who doesn’t love trying out new fall recipes? A cozy kitchen and delicious aromatic scents filling the house are just the things needed to cheer everyone up as the darkening skies make the days shorter. Try some of … Continue reading