Curried coconut carrot and pumpkin soup in a bowl on a blue and white napkin

Curried coconut carrot and pumpkin soup

A quick little post today to share a winner of a soup I came up with last week… What do you do when you’ve got some leftover pumpkin purée and a load of carrots you forgot to roast? Make soup! It’s definitely soup weather here in Toronto and there’s nothing better on a chilly night … Read more

Dorie's Cookies Dorie Greenspan Pumpkin Pie Bars on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Tuesdays with Dorie (Dorie’s Cookies): Pumpkin Pie Bars

I made this week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Dorie’s Cookies and immediately gave it away to neighbours because I knew that even making a half a recipe (a loaf pan is useful for halving “square” recipes), we wouldn’t get through it in our house and it probably wouldn’t survive the trip to school with … Read more

Squares of Pumpkin Granola Snack Cake in Le Creuset Blueberry Skillet on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Pumpkin Granola Skillet Snack Cake

This post is produced in partnership with Le Creuset Canada Have you seen #lenouveaubleu – Le Creuset’s latest blue colour? I recently received a couple of these pieces to work with, including the Iron handle cast iron skillet in Blueberry and was excited to test it out. Of course, with the lovely smooth black interior … Read more

Tuesdays with Dorie Dorie Greenspan spiced pumpkin jammers on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Tuesdays with Dorie (Dorie’s Cookies): Spiced Pumpkin Jammers

I made this week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Dorie’s Cookies for Canadian Thanksgiving a couple of weeks ago. Here’s a confession for you – I’m not a fan of pumpkin pie, it’s something to do with the texture (and believe me when I say I’ve tried a lot of different pumpkin pies!). It’s also … Read more

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Tuesdays with Dorie Dorie’s Cookies: (not) Pumpkin Whoopie Pies with Dulce de Leche Filling

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Dorie’s Cookies can be filed under the category of “not quite what it was supposed to be”. Now I’ve made whoopie pies before which I piped free-form because I don’t own a whoopie pie tin and they turned out ok, if a little irregular. For these ones, I … Read more