Caramel Pumpkin Mousse with Cocoa Nib Streusel | #ProgressiveEats

a Caramel Pumpkin Mousse

Welcome to Progressive Eats, our virtual version of a Progressive Dinner Party. This month’s theme is all about A Vegetarian Thanksgiving and is hosted by Susan Pridmore who blogs at The Wimpy Vegetarian. This may be heresy to many who yearn for the traditional dinner, but this menu will either motivate you to nix the […]

Over 100 Sweet and Savory Thanksgiving Pecan Recipes Roundup

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Pecan Sadness Before we get on with the sweet and savory Thanksgiving pecan recipes roundup, I need to address Pecan Sadness. A couple of months ago, Michael Procopio of Food for the Thoughtless posted on his facebook page that autocorrect had changed his reference to “Pecan Sandies,” a wonderfully crumbly pecan shortbread cookie, to “Pecan Sadness.” […]

Pecan Pie Eclairs from Simply Sweet Dream Puffs

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All product links are affiliate links. Thanks for helping me keep the lights on around here! Pecan Pie Eclairs. Yes, you read that correctly. This fantastic mash-up of a dessert combines the light, crisp pate a choux eclair shell with a sweet-savory-sticky pecan pie filling and a generous helping of whipped cream topped by pecan-dusted […]

Easy Spicy Vegan Chickpea Chilli featuring Sabra

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It is my pleasure to bring you this recipe for easy spicy vegan chickpea chilli as part of my contract with the lovely folks at Sabra. They help me keep things running around here. Thank you, Sabra, and enjoy the chilli, friends! I am not a sports fan. Ask anyone. Seriously–anyone who has ever known […]

FreeStyle Precision Neo System | Can I Still Have Dessert if I Have Type II Diabetes?

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Diabetes is not something that most dessert bloggers want to talk about. Type II diabetes is especially related to lifestyle, and while indulging (or overindulging) in desserts and other sweets every day does not necessarily mean someone will develop diabetes, I think we can all agree that eating that way does not encourage optimum health. […]

Thanksgiving Wreath Braided Bread Centerpiece | #BreadBakers

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I haven’t participated in the #BreadBakers group in quite a few months. I have no excuse other than I let time get away from me. But this month, I planned ahead. For this month, the theme is “Family Feast Breads,” and as inspiration, Stacy posted a photo of a cornucopia made of bread. The gauntlet […]

Whole Wheat Pita Bread from Make Ahead Bread

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All product links are affiliate links. Many thanks for helping me keep the lights on around here! Scroll down to learn how to enter to win a copy of Make Ahead Bread for your very own. Tomorrow is the first anniversary of the publishing date of Make Ahead Bread: 100 Recipes for Melt-in-Your-Mouth Fresh Bread […]

Roasted Pumpkin Herb Focaccia | Progressive Eats

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It’s Progressive Eats Time Again!   Welcome to Progressive Eats, our virtual progressive dinner masterminded by Barb of Creative Culinary and hosted this month by Jeanette of Jeanette’s Healthy Living! Jeanette has chosen Pumpkin as our theme today, and we all got creative and have some wonderful pumpkin dishes, both savory and sweet, to share […]

Maple Apple Butter Polka Dot Cheesecake Bars | Bake a Difference with #OXOGoodCookie

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OXO sent me their new Non-Stick Pro 9″x13″ Cake Pan and a couple of accessories. I received no other compensation for this post, but OXO will donate $100 to Cookies for Kids’ Cancer. Thank you, OXO! Any Amazon product links are affiliate links. Thank you for helping me keep the lights on around here. Friends, […]