Posts tagged "pumpkin"

8 pumpkin facts you and your kids should know

<strong>Where in the world do pumpkins originate (meaning where did they first start growing)?
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Central America</strong><p></p>Source:
University of Illinois Extension <a href="http://urbanext.illinois.edu/pumpkins/facts.cfm" target="_blank">Pumpkins and More</a><p></p>Image by Marcus from FreeDigitalImages.net
There’s a lot one can do with pumpkins, including carving, eating, decorating and displaying them. But how much do you and your kids really know about the round, orange items that seems to be everywhere this month of October? Here are 8 pumpkin facts and trivia. Before your start carving your jack-o-lantern, play a bit... Read more »

Easy pumpkin cake recipe your tween can make and the whole family will love

Easy pumpkin cake recipe your tween can make and the whole family will love
Some tweens are pros in the kitchen, and others, well, not so much. Regardless of whether your tween is destined for the Cordon Bleu, he or she can whip up this 2 ingredient, supereasy recipe for pumpkin cake so that the entire family can enjoy the amazing tastes of fall. Or, if you’re feeling benevolent,... Read more »