4 posts tagged cinnamon

Pumpkin Pie Rice Krispies Treats

With Thanksgiving around the corner, there is sure to be a lot of pumpkin pie, apple pie, cookies and other amazingly sweet dishes. All of which I am a fan of, but it's nice to change it up a bit. These light and crispy delights seemed to be loved by everyone. I find that this recipe adds a hint of fall that will be a big hit at your next holiday potluck. Try out this little twist to the infamous rice krispie treats! Continue Reading

Pumpkin Seeds

Growing up I used to love carving pumpkins. My favorite part was actually digging out the icky, gooey guts. I don't particularly like cleaning the seeds however, it just seems like you can never get them clean enough. Eating them however is a whole different story. From sweet to spicy, as well as salty and savory, I've picked my top three recipes to share with you. Let me know what your twist is on this classic Halloween treat! Sriracha Pumpkin Seeds Prep Time: 5 mins Cook Time: 10-15 ... Continue Reading

Pasta with pumpkin sauce, cinnamon sugar pepitas and shaved Parmesan...delish #mycreativetwist #pumpkin

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Pumpkin Sauce Pasta

A delicious blend of pumpkin, cheese and spices makes this dish a perfect option for fall. Not to mention that it's super easy to make. Take your favorite pasta, mine is fussili, and pair it with this rich, flavorful pasta sauce. Topping it with some candied pepitas adds a hint of warm and spicy sweetness, while the parmesan adds a nutty saltiness. A perfect combination! Continue Reading

Nutty Apple Oatmeal

I've always had a hard time eating plain oatmeal, so I've had to find ways to add texture and substance to this hearty breakfast. I'm a big fan of anything apples, so combine just a bit of cinnamon, a touch of sweetness, some crunchy almonds, and this delicious twist provides a wholesome and flavorful meal to please everyone in the family! Continue Reading