Pumpkin Bread

Today is officially the first day of fall.  Even though the kids are back to school, the weather has not turned cool (or at least not here in Texas).  To help get you in the fall mood, I want to share my mother’s pumpkin bread recipe with you.

This makes a wonderful breakfast, or after school treat.

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Green Stuff

Have you ever seen a recipe, and thought “NO WAY”. Well, today I would like to share one of those type recipes. Growing up, my mom made a green gelatin salad every year for Christmas. Thankfully as a kid I did not realize what was in it, or I may not have eaten it. Cottage cheese and lime jello, are not a combination I would have tried.

We called it “green stuff”. When my mom gave me the recipe before I got married the recipe card said “green stuff”. I guess it is because my sister and I could not pronounce the word congealed or gelatin, who knows. But to help you I will call Green Gelatin Salad.

I’m not sure why we only had it at Christmas, I think it goes great for St. Patrick’s Day. I have found that green deserts are a little hard to find.

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