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Are Pumpkin Seeds Safe to Eat?

Question:
Are Pumpkin Seeds Safe to Eat?

Answer:
Yes!
Go ahead and dig out the seeds when you are cutting open a jack-o-lantern. You can then safely roast any type of pumpkin seeds according to the instructions below. I know we said last week that you should not eat a jack-o-lantern pumpkin, but the […]

By | October 22nd, 2017|Blog, FAQ|

Moist Pumpkin Cake

Moist delicious cake with smooth cream cheese frosting to match! That’s what you get with this pumpkin cake recipe. It’s the ideal cake to make for the entire month of October, but the possibility of a craving for this cake could exist at any time of the year.

Following is the recipe for both […]

By | October 17th, 2017|Blog|

Can you Eat Halloween Pumpkins?

Question:
Can you eat Halloween pumpkins?
Are Halloween pumpkins edible?
Can you eat a jack-o-lantern?

Answer:
No, don’t eat your Halloween pumpkin!

There are several reasons why you shouldn’t eat a jack-o-lantern, but there are other varieties of pumpkins that can be eaten.

Pumpkins that are bred for carving were made […]

By | October 13th, 2017|Blog, FAQ|

Fall Nuts

Something about the turning of the season and the changing colors of the leaves, especially if they are now turning brown and shriveling up, makes us want to enjoy a large handful of roasted nuts. Add some flavorings also associated with the fall season to the nuts and they become a special treat. […]

By | October 8th, 2017|Blog|

Homemade Pumpkin Pie Spice

Pumpkin pie spice can be expensive to purchase, especially since you basically only reach for it a few months out of each year (or maybe even just once for a Thanksgiving pumpkin pie). Although spices have a long shelf life, they do loose flavor over time.

So, if you have a […]

By | October 4th, 2017|Blog|

Can You Freeze Salad Dressing?

Question:
Can you freeze salad dressing?

Answer:
Although possible, it is not recommended to freeze salad dressings.
Salad dressings are endless combinations of some interesting ingredients. Dressing choices can take up an isle long shelf in multiple sections of a store. Even the basic italian and french dressings are now made with varying […]

By | September 30th, 2017|Blog, FAQ|

How Long Does Make-Up Last?

How long does make-up last? Don't eat it... but still know how long it lasts and when you are better off tossing any remaining.

By | September 26th, 2017|Blog, FAQ|

How to Store Cookies

What’s the best storage for fresh baked cookies? We’ve learned that cookie doughs freeze exceptionally well before baking, but what about after baking? Some baked cookies also freeze exceptionally well, while others – not so much! Some cookies also travel well and can be shipped neatly in care packages, then again others – […]

By | September 21st, 2017|Blog|

Can You Freeze Soda?

Can you freeze soda? Find the answer to this frequently asked question along with information on why the answer is such.

By | September 17th, 2017|Blog, FAQ|

Harvest Basil Plants Properly for Longer Life

The most sure fired way to keep a basil plant producing fresh herbs for a longer period of time, while providing proper sun and water of course, is to properly harvest the basil leaves from the plant.

A basil plant will greatly benefit from proper harvesting, or pruning. Follow a few […]

By | September 12th, 2017|Blog|

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