Thankful Tree-Each night, the kids will take a leaf and write something they are thankful for on it. Then they will place it up on a branch of the tree. By the end of the month the tree will be filled with colorful leaves and thankful thoughts.
I make several fresh pumpkin pies every fall. We usually have a good crop of pie pumpkins. I was surprised how long I had to look for a pie recipe using real pumpkin. It seems Americans prefer everything in a can :(
Pumpkin Dinner Rolls - circular rolls (uses pumpkin roll recipe) are cut on edges. An indentation is made and baked. They are brushed with butter and a sliced pecan is inserted as a stem. for Halloween/thanksgiving or fall dinner!
Pumpkin Tabletop Accent - Turn mini pumpkins into delightful candleholders for an autumnal centerpiece. For each pumpkin, remove the stem and drill a hole in the top. Insert a candle into the hole, and glue some small pinecones and berries around the
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