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Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

If you're making jack o'lanterns this weekend, save the fresh pumpkin and bake these scrumptious cookies!   Ingredients: 2 1/4 cups whole wheat pastry flour 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice 1/2 cup sugar 2/3 cup brown sugar 1/3 cup pumpkin puree (simply steam and blend fresh pumpkin or use canned) 1/2 cup butter, melted 1/2 cup coconut oil, melted 10 0z chocolate chips   Directions: Whisk flour, salt, baking…


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Dark Chocolate Pumpkin Tart

The most delicious Halloween treat!   Ingredients: Crust: 1 cup all-purpose flour ½ cup dark cocoa powder ¾ cup granulated sugar ½ teaspoon kosher salt ½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, melted Filling: 1 (15 ounce) can pure pumpkin 1…


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Simple Roasted Acorn Squash

Usher in the fall season with freshly roasted acorn squash. Great as a side dish or in salads or soups, acorn squash is rich in vitamin C, potassium, magnesium and iron and is really delicious when roasted properly.   Ingredients:…


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4 Easy Organic Lunches for Kids

It’s a fact: choosing organic-certified foods when you can, and can afford to, is one of the best choices you can make for your children. Organic food offers more nutrients than non-organic food, which is reason enough to help your…


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Roasted Carrots with Pecans and Goat Cheese

This recipe for roasted carrots is a perfect side dish for a Sunday dinner at home with family.   Ingredients: 2 pounds carrots peeled 1/2 cup brown sugar 4 tablespoons unsalted butter cut into pats 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon…

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Butternut Squash Alla Vodka with Prosciutto Breadcrumbs

This recipe is absolutely bursting with delicious Autumn flavours!   Ingredients: 6 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil 3 ounces prosciutto (omit if vegetarian) 1 cup finely torn ciabatta bread 2 cups cubed butternut squash (about 1 small squash) 2 tablespoons…