12 Delicious Dessert Alternatives to Thanksgiving Pie

12 Delicious Dessert Alternatives to Thanksgiving Pie. We love our pie, but there are some really yummy looking fall desserts shared in this post!

We're big fans of pie. Big enough that we celebrate "Pie Night" the night BEFORE Thanksgiving...Because, you know, on Thanksgiving you're too full to really enjoy the pie. Having said that, sometimes it's nice to serve an alternative to traditional Thanksgiving Pie. Here are 12 delicious desserts that would make a great alternative to Thanksgiving pie. Alternatives to Thanksgiving Pie Perfect Pumpkin Role via Chef in Training Pumpkin Cheesecake Snickerdoodles via The Recipe Critic Sweet Potato Cupcakes with Marshmallow Frosting via Over Time Cook Chocolate Dipped Pears via Baker's … [Read more...]

Free Fall Printable Treat Tags

Free Fall Printable Treat Tags

Happy Fall friends!  Rebecca, from The Crafted Sparrow, here today! The weather is crisp and the leaves are changing, that means Fall baking is in full swing.  This time of year we love to bake lots of fun goodies for family, friends and neighbors so I thought it would be fun to have something special to package them up with.  These Free Fall Printable Treat Tags are perfect. Supplies: Free Printable Bread Wrappers, 4 colors to choose from Free Printable Treat Tags Scissors Ribbon, Jute Twine, or Bakers Twine Delicious Baked Goods, try my Pumpkin Angel Food Cake Whether you're … [Read more...]

Show + Tell 185


Well, hello my sweet link loving friends! It's been a MONDAY 'round these parts FOR SURE, but I am still feeling peppy for two reasons 1) It's fall. I just love fall, don't you?! 2) Snap Conference tickets go on sale in a week and a half! For those of you who are not familiar with Snap, it's a three-day conference for craft, DIY and home entertaining bloggers. Tickets typically go pretty fast, so if you're ready to invest in your blog be sure to read up on the ticket sale details. I know you're really here to link up a project or two (can't wait to see) so without further … [Read more...]

Show + Tell No. 140: Fall Food

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Oh brrrr. It's been COLD outside this week. I love that living in Utah I get all four seasons, but I am starting to think that summer should be like nine of the months and then we can have rain, cold and snow for just the remaining three...I could handle that... In any event, I am more interested in curling up on the couch than anything else these days, so I thought I would share some fun fall comfort food today. Show + Tell Highlights If you read my blog for any amount of time, you have probably figured out that I am a bit of a freak for all things fall, especially pinecones! Tell me … [Read more...]

Cream Cheese Toffee Apple Dip

Cream cheese toffee apple dip recipe. Simple ingredients and easy to make on a moments notice.

Nothing says fall to me like apples. Red apples, green apples, apple pie, apple cider. I want it all! Today I am sharing one of my family's favorite apple desserts - apple slices with cream cheese toffee apple dip. Yum! Seriously, it's such a favorite that my brother had it served at his wedding reception and I have one little boy that begs for it. The best part about this particular apple dip? The ingredients keep pretty well and are easy to store so this is a great one to keep on hand and bring out last-minute. Oh, and I neglected to mention it's a 15-minute make. Cream Cheese … [Read more...]

Show + Tell No. 138: Eight Great Fall Projects

Fall Projects

Brrr. It's been so stinking cold outside the last two days! While I am sure our crazy Utah weather will warm up at least one or two more times, the current temperatures have me in the mood for fall. So today's eight great fall projects are coming to you direct from my couch, where I am curled up with a blanket and The Voice. Show + Tell Highlights Marie, from Blooming Homestead, won one of our Snap ticket giveaways a few weeks ago and I've been having such fun getting to know her though her posts. Check out this cute thankful sign. I am totally crushing on the little decorative burlap … [Read more...]

Harvest Mantel Banner

Learn how to dress up a simple burlap banner for a simple fall/harvest look

Every fall I go through a bit of an internal struggle. After back-to-school, what goes up...Halloween decor? Fall? For years, Halloween has won out and creepy fun decor has overtaken the house. This year, I decided to take a bit of a different direction and embrace simple fall decor featuring a fun harvest mantel banner. Between the change in holiday decor and the fact that I will have only one official trick-or-treater out making the rounds this year I am close to near breakdown... I know. First world problems, right? Time to move past the seasonal whining and onto the … [Read more...]

Fall Cash Giveaway

I have to be honest...I may have gotten so happy for fall, I may have, just may have agreed to a whole lot of giveaways in a very short time frame. Today, I am participating in another fun project featuring some awesome craft and DIY recipes and some nice BIG CASH giveaways. Yes. I said cash. Yes. I said giveaways, with an "s." So...I am hoping you'll stick it out one more post before we return to our regularly scheduled programming... THE ALL THINGS FALL Y'ALL BLOG HOP & GIVEAWAY IS BROUGHT TO YOU BY: Kenarry: Ideas for the Home | Oh My! Creative | View from the Fridge | … [Read more...]

Maple Bacon Cookies

Maple Bacon Cookies via @SnapConf #recipe #dessert

Oooh! I am so excited to share this fun maple bacon cookie recipe with you. It's perfect for fall and I just know you will love it! I don't know what dinner is like at your house, but in our house things can get a bit crazy. Every once in a while I throw up my arms and we either settle on having pizza delivered or breakfast for dinner. Truth be told, I am actually a huge fan of breakfast for dinner. Breakfast foods are my favorite. The other day while dreaming of ways to incorporate more breakfast food into my life, I decided to come up with a breakfast cookie and maple bacon cookies … [Read more...]

12 Great Granola Recipes for Fall

12 Great Granola Recipes for Fall via @SnapConf - Perfect for busy mornings and fall flavors

I love the return to true routine that comes this time of year. I don't love the early mornings and hungry voices that are never quite satisfied...Granola is the perfect answer to the need for a quick fix in the morning and there are so many great flavors for fall! Today I am sharing 12 great granola recipes that are perfect for fall, whether you're looking for a quick and easy early morning breakfast or a mid-day snack. Hearty Homemade Granola via I Dig Pinterest Chocolate Peanut Butter Granola Apple Bites via Comfort Cooking Almond Joy Granola Recipe via The Lemon Bowl Gluten-Free … [Read more...]