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#25: Spiced Chicken and Garlic Rice [BA]

I have a lot of work to do so this one is going to be brief. For this Mexican-style dish, I cooked a pot of rice with garlic, which I also later added lime zest to for added flavor. 84 more words

Roasted Pumpkin Seeds

There’s something about hovering over a baking sheet filled with roasted pumpkins seeds that are still crackling after coming straight out of a hot oven. I pretty much always burn my tongue as I try to eat them as fast as I can. 135 more words


Pumpkin seeds - chili lime

These are a Halloween must although I am not sure most people LOVE them. I find it is essential to wash them and allow them to dry overnight for best crispy results when baking. 79 more words

Garden Creations

The Amazing Journey of the Pumpkin and its Origins

The versatile and resilient pumpkin has been through an amazing journey, one that is not often emphasized. Without pumpkins Halloween would not be what it is today; we’d be carving turnips instead. 1,529 more words

Sweet Chocolate Halloween Chex Mix

This spooky version of Chex mix is the perfect addition to any Halloween party.


for the mix:
5 cups Chocolate Chex cereal*
1/2 cup ALDI Southern Grove Plain Pepitas or Pumpkin Seeds… 176 more words


Mushroom Enchiladas with Pumpkin Seed Mole {Pipián Verde}

If there were ever a time for comfort food, it’s today.

Our family dog, Stella Rose, died Monday evening, just one day after her thirteenth birthday. 973 more words


Pumpkin Muffins with Pepita Streusel Topping

It’s almost Halloween, therefore it’s time to make Pumpkin muffins! I just served these to my adult ed computer class for our graduation party and they gave me their enthusiastic approval. 545 more words