Parenting

Tackling the Pumpkin with Your Kids!

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This site has 20 delicious and beautiful pumpkin options.  My favorite are these gluten-free, vegan pumpkin bars.  But, the list continues to pumpkin chili, a new take on pumpkin pie and making pumpkin muffins without drying them out!

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Here are some fun ideas using craft pumpkins, which has the bonus of being able to store them for next year when the Fall season is over!

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I’m always looking for a quick and easy alternative to a huge, labor-intensive weekday breakfast, and if you are in the mood for a pumpkin latte, this will save you calories and cash!

Pumpkin Pie Smoothie Recipe

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And while this has little to do with pumpkins, I did totally understand where this mom is coming from in preparing for next week’s dreaded “holiday,” Halloween.  I’m not a crafty mom, so I can relate.

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Remember how I said I wasn’t crafty?  Even I can print off these stencils at Make and Takes and “carve” them into a pumpkin!

Plus, it’s a good excuse to have a family movie night and then spend time together doing a craft.

Peanutize Your Pumpkin

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What are your favorite pumpkin recipes?  Or crafts?  Or craft short-cuts?  I’d love to hear what your answers are!

Have a great weekend!