Since tomorrow is National Gumdrop day, I thought today’s blog post should include gumdrops.
Gum drops first appeared in the 1800’s. These candies were made with gelatin, spices (peppermint, cinnamon, cloves…) and sugar. Believed to be invented by Percy Trusdale, the invention of the gumdrop remains unclear. Continue reading “AHG Badge Help – Engineering #3” →
I love breakfast for dinner, and pancakes are one of my go to meals on busy days when the cupboard is bare. Pancakes are definitely a comfort food for me. With fall upon us, why not make pumpkin pancakes.
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Recently I stumbled upon several projects my daughter completed as an Explorer. To complete the Home Decorating Merit Badge, she created a set of interchangeable Seasonal centerpieces.
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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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