Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Crazy About Pumpkins

PHOTO: ecelcticdomestics.com 
Did you know that:

  • One cup of mashed pumpkin contains about 245% vitamin A, 19% of vitamin C and 8% Iron
  • Pumpkins originally were grown in Central America
  • The US produces more than 1 billion pumpkins per year
  • Pumpkins are considered a fruit
  • Pumpkin pie Is America's second favorite, (Apple wins first place although my husband would disagree.) 

These facts (And some more) brought to you courtesy of Real Simple 
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Since its the time of year for everything Pumpkin, I thought that for today's blog post I would just gather a sampling of Pumpkin Links for you to enjoy. Feel free to add some more in the comments area below.


Pumpkin (Sweet): 

Pumpkin Pie (Paula Deen)







Pumpkin (Savory):





Savory Pumpkin Recipes (Food and Wine)


Pumpkin for Beauty:




Pumpkins (for Fun):






Too Many Pumpkins (Children's Book)




*Please feel free to add your own favorite pumpkin links below!