Tag: pumpkin

Smoothie in a Bowl

Rita and I have been considering green smoothies as a way to boost our intake of fresh, raw green vegetables. Being a savvy shopper Rita was able to scoop up a smoothie blender for each of us at a super-great…

Pumpkin Supreme

There was a squash casserole that I prepared occasionally when my children were small. It called for banana squash which I haven’t seen in years. It was so rich and creamy that we all loved it. I made a few…

Pork & Beans in Pumpkin Sauce

    Rita is a full-time student this semester and Mom is in the background supporting her efforts as best I can. It is most important these days to keep up the nutrition and avoid the gluten. Many of the new…

Responding to Accidental Gluten

Disclaimer: This is what happened and how I responded. Nothing that I did would have hurt me yet I don’t know if my first aid measures contributed anything at all to getting safely through. Perhaps I have avoided gluten for…

Pumpkin Muffins – Finally!!

    Gluten-free pumpkin bread is a recipe that I have been working on ever since gluten awareness because it is such a family favorite. The recipe has wandered down many culinary alleys (some of them dark) with various flours, binders,…

Sweet Potato Biscuits

   The last of the sweet potatoes from the Gilmer, TX Sweet Potato Festival was calling me from the refrigerator even as I was cruising the net looking at recipes. I happened to pass by a recipe for sweet potato biscuits…

Pumpkin Pudding

   My nutrition professor often emphasized that very small children should eat simple nourishing foods and that they do not have the capacity for concentrated sweets and high calorie fatty foods simply because their total daily calorie needs are so…

Betty Crocker Mixes and Pumpkin Cupcakes

    Clara and Jenna surprised me with a cupcake. It was a pumpkin cupcake made from one of the Betty Crocker gluten-free mixes and based on a recipe that they had found in the October issue of Real Simple magazine.…

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