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THE BEST PUMPKIN VARIETIES (FOR ANY OCCASION)

If you’re a flower farmer looking to make stunning pumpkin centrepieces, a home baker looking for the perfect pie pumpkin, a parent looking for a large pumpkin variety to carve with your kids, or any pumpkin lover in between, you’ve come to the right place! In this blog post, I

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Pumpkin Seed Brittle: A New Twist on an Old Classic

Don’t throw away those pumpkin seeds from your jack-o-lanterns or your last recipe of pumpkin puree!  You can combine those delicious pumpkin seeds with a few simple ingredients to make a fall take on the the Christmas classic, peanut brittle. It’s also really similar to a dessert that Costco sells,

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Pumpkin Spice Chocolate Chip Muffins

Can’t get enough of everything pumpkin spice?  Me neither!  Call me basic, but once September rolls around I just can’t get enough of pumpkin flavoured goodies. These chocolate chip pumpkin muffins are sort of healthy, great for lunches and after school snacks, and just plain delicious!

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Drool-Worthy Pumpkin Spice Cinnamon Buns

Got a rainy and kind of boring fall day on your hands?  Perfect!  It’s a great day to make these pumpkin spice cinnamon buns.  The main recipe is exactly the same as the Pumpkin Bread that I posted about a few days earlier.  This time, you just roll it out,

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25 Must Try Pumpkin Recipes to Feed Your Addiction

The temperatures are cooler, the leaves are changing colours, and the changing of the season has you dreaming of everything pumpkin. I’ve rounded up 25 must-try pumpkin recipes for your eating pleasure, plus a link for how to process them if you grow your own.  From main courses and pasta

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Hi, I'm Kristen and I help new gardeners learn to grow their own vegetables and beautify their yards. I also share recipes that use all that delicious garden produce. Grab a coffee (and your gardening gloves) and join me for gardening tips, simple recipes, and the occasional DIY, all from the lovely city of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.

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