Walnut-Oat Apple Crumble

Walnut-oat apple crumble is a rustic comforting dessert of caramelized apples laced with cinnamon under a sweet crumble crust of hearty oats and toasted walnuts. An apple a day may keep a doctor away, but I bet they would come running if you put that apple into this crumble! I have been working my way through 80 pounds of apples….

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Apple Jam Crumble Bars

Forget the flowery language. Forget waxing poetic. I’m just going to level with you. This Honey Lemon Apple Jam is THE BEST JAM I HAVE EVER TASTED! Whew! I feel better. Now to make a short story longer… Last Sunday I took The Little Helping to idyllic Oxbow Farm near Carnation, WA. We had a two-fold mission. Attend the annual Fall Hoe…

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Pumpkin Spice Mini Muffins (with and without gluten)

It has been amazing watching the seasons change from summer to autumn without a drop of rain.  Every past season I can remember has been marked by the changes in how the rain falls. But rain or no, the temperature has dropped and signs of the new season abound. Trees are turning into fiery paintbrushes sweeping the sky with blazing color, mid…

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