Ghost Brownies

Let the Halloween cooking…begin! I’ve just been waiting to start posting fun spooky recipes. I’ll have more all week (taffy tongues are up next). But I wanted to start with this recipe that’s easy to pull together fast. AND kids can help you with every step.

how to make ghost brownies

Spider Cupcakes and more Halloween Goodies

Our house was full of princesses, fairies, and a vampire this weekend. My youngest planned out her own Halloween party, from sending out the invitations to planning games and setting up a spook alley. My assignment was to take care of food (yes!). I had planned a dramatic spread of various creepy crawies. But after failing in my original cupcake idea I took my daughter’s lead and kept things simple.

Spider Cupcakes and more Halloween Goodies

Halloween Rodent Ragu

Going for a gross-out dinner this Halloween! Break out the meatball mix, then.

Rat meatballs on plate. From Halloween Rodent Ragu

Rat meatballs on plate

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Pizza Hawaiian Recipe

Are you looking for a delicious pizza recipe that is easy to make at home? Look no further than the classic Pizza Hawaiian! This pizza is the perfect combination of sweet and savory flavors, making it a crowd-pleaser for all ages. In this article, we'll walk you through the steps to make this delicious pizza, as well as provide some additional tips and variations to take your pizza game to the next level.

Hawaiian pizza recipe

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Chicken and Orzo Soup Recipe

Welcome! Today, we have a delightful recipe to share with you: Chicken and Orzo Soup. This comforting dish combines tender chicken, flavorful vegetables, and the delightful texture of orzo pasta. It's perfect for chilly evenings or when you need a hearty meal.

Chicken and Orzo Soup Recipe

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Pumpkin Soup Recipe

If you're looking for a warm and comforting meal on a chilly day, look no further than this delicious pumpkin soup recipe. Made with fresh pumpkin and a variety of savory spices, this soup is perfect for autumn evenings or any time you need a hearty meal.

Pumpkin soup recipe


To make this pumpkin soup recipe, you'll need:

1 medium-sized pumpkin

1 onion, chopped

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How to Make Guacamole with Nachos

If you're a fan of Mexican cuisine, you must have tasted guacamole at some point in your life. This creamy and savory dip is made from ripe avocados, tomatoes, onions, and lime juice. 

It is a perfect appetizer or snack that goes well with nachos, chips or any other finger food. In the following lines, we will share an easy to follow recipe to prepare the best guacamole with nachos.

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How to Make Spring Rice

Spring is a time of renewal and rejuvenation, and what better way to celebrate the season than with a delicious and vibrant dish? Spring Rice is a delightful recipe that combines the freshness of seasonal vegetables with perfectly cooked rice. 

In this article, we will guide you through the process of creating this flavorful dish, ensuring you enjoy a taste of spring in every bite.

How to Make Spring Rice

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The To-Go Genius of Steeped Coffee...and 6 Decadent Iced Coffee Recipes

Want a portable coffee that is easy to use, wherever you are in the world? We recently tried Steeped Coffee, which comes in tea bags and is easy to use...and you only have to wait 5 minutes for your coffee to be done! It's SO easy that we enjoyed it up north, with fresh rhubarb pie (delish).

The To-Go Genius of Steeped Coffee...and 6 Decadent Iced Coffee Recipes

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Eat This! Wilderness Cooking with Expert Ray Mears...and an Extraordinary French Onion Soup Recipe

Want a cookbook that is interesting, unique, teaches much about cooking and eating outdoors, AND has incredible recipes? Look no further than Wilderness Chef: The Ultimate Guide to Cooking Outdoors, the latest book by Ray Mears. Ray is an authority on the subject of Bushcraft and Survival. He has also become a household name through his various television series, including Tracks, World of Survival, Trips Money Can't Buy with Ewan McGregor, The Real Heroes of Telemark, and many more.