News — pumpkin

Fall flavors are back!

Posted by Robin Abel on

It’s funny how nuts we go about fall flavors this time of year.  All a retailer needs to do is slap "Pumpkin" on the front of something and it flies out the door.  We don’t want pumpkin in February, but can’t get enough of it in September. We ordered a new seasonal flavor for the store from Primal Palate the other day called Apple Pie Spice.  I have selflessly taken it upon myself to see how many things I can use with this.  I’m not sure peas will taste like apple pie if we use it but it might be worth a try. I...

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Pancake Mixes - Saving the world one kitchen at a time

Posted by Robin Abel on

In our crazy life, sitting down to eat a family meal is tough.  There are practices, games, classes, meetings, and so many more activities that eat away at precious family time.  Parents was to have “family dinner” but many will admit this happens in the drive through lane more often than the dinning room table. What if I told you that a family meal was easier to achieve than you think?  Enter the pancake mix… unassuming, seemingly simple member of your pantry that could make this meal a reality.   Pick a breakfast, not a dinner family meal – During busy seasons,...

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They burned the cabins?

Posted by Robin Abel on

This week’s adventure took us deep into the middle of PA, up and down through the mountains and up and down again. It was a beautiful drive but my kids were puzzled by the trip.  “If they burned the cabins, where are we going Mom?”  Burnt Cabins Grist Mill… you see the confusion.  Burnt Cabins, PA  does have an interesting story regarding burning cabins and such.  We’re exploring the area for the grist mill which makes amazing flour mixes that everyone should put in their pantry. I discovered Burnt Cabins Grist Mill at a local farm to table event. They had driven the 3 hours to...

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