Pumpkin Recipe Round-Up

The weather has cooled off a bit and my home smells fabulous from my Pumpkin Spice candle from Antique Candleworks. This feeling of fall has arrived at our home and I am motivated to cook! I am thrilled that today I have teamed up with six bloggers to share fifteen fabulous pumpkin recipes. I cannot wait to try them all myself.

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Cooking Tips … How to Create Your Own Recipes

Cooking tips are my favorite thing to share. Today I want to share how I learned to create my own recipes. For the longest time, I thought I was a really good cook. Don’t get me wrong, I have always been proud of the fact that I am a good cook. I love to cook and I love trying new recipes. But here is the problem. I was a really good cook that cooked from recipes. That isn’t very impressive. Fortunately, that changed a few years ago.

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Celebrating Summer In Style

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Every year, our family holds a contest to determine our favorite summer cocktail. Typically, our three grown sons (ages 27, 25 and 24) submit the entries and I am the judge. That seems fair enough. Right?

Last year, we all submitted cocktails. I created an aqua colored margarita for our beach house, which matched the decor. Obviously, my drink won.

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