Send Treats for Our Troops!

Have extra candy leftover from Halloween–or maybe just TOO much candy? Send some treats to our troops to show them that you care. Not only does the candy go to the troops but to their families too! Imagine Halloween without candy? Operation Gratitude annually sends 200,000+ care packages to Veterans, First Responders, New Recruits, Wounded Heroes, their […]

What’s the deal with the teal pumpkins?

One of my friends has 3 children with celiac. Several friends of children with severe allergies. For them, Halloween stinks. For children with allergies or food restrictions, this time of year is especially tough. The Teal Pumpkin Porject offers an alternative for kids with food allergies, as well as other children for whom candy is not […]

Pumpkin Crumb Cake

Tis the season to use pumpkin.  Why not I say, in a crumb cake?  A slice of this luxurious crumbly cake, alongside a warm mug of apple cider hits the spot on an early fall morning.

Pumpkin’s Pasta

Pumpkin is most definitely one of the most under-used squashes in the kitchen. Sure there is pumpkin pie… pumpkin bread… but how about serving it in a big bowl of pasta? Combined with fresh sage, Parmesan and bacon, you can’t go...

Halloween for the Health-Conscious

If you love Halloween but hate all the sugary junk your kids get, take a look at my tips for keeping it fun while staying healthy.

Have Yourself a Harried-Free Halloween

Finding that balance between too much of a good thing and becoming the wicked witch of the house during Halloween takes practice and prep work but it can be done with these tips.

A List Of Gluten Free And Non-Gluten Free Candy For Halloween

A list of gluten free candy for Halloween.

Vampire’s Kiss

Food and Wine Magazine published this great feature (October 2012) on a Halloween party thrown by actor Neil Patrick Harris. If you can find the black lava salt it completes this ghoulish cocktail.

There will be No Tricks with These Healthy Treats

Take the fright out of the Halloween candy-craziness with these tips.

Ghostly Grub & Goodies

Halloween is quickly approaching so that gives you an excuse to get creative with your cuisine. We have many ideas for you right here at Tips and links to great sites with deliciously frightening foods.     The list is endless to find...


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