Pumpkin Challenge 2016: Days 21-25

Since 2011, every October I embark on a month-long journey to consume something with pumpkin in it, in some form, every day. **** Day 21: Pumpkin Macaron, Thomas Haas Out for a lovely, gray-day meeting with K.L., I found myself with an unexpected pumpkin item at Thomas Haas. Unexpected, because I had ordered an apple pie macaron,…

Pumpkin Challenge 2016: Days 18-20

Since 2011, every October I embark on a month-long journey to consume something with pumpkin in it, in some form, every day. **** Day 18: Pumpkin Seeds en Salada, Dining Room Today’s was a simple one – make a salad, throw some pumpkin seeds on it! I like to make sure that pumpkin seeds get a solo…

Pumpkin Challenge 2016: Days 15-17

Since 2011, every October I embark on a month-long journey to consume something with pumpkin in it, in some form, every day. **** Day 15: Pumpkin Cocoa w/ Vegan Pumpkin Marshmallows, Sillycow Farms + Dandies I must say, this has been a highlight of my challenge so far (thanks, Mom!). On a late night that was full…

Pumpkin Challenge 2016: Days 7-9

Since 2011, every October I embark on a month-long journey to consume something with pumpkin in it, in some form, every day. **** Day 4: Pumpkin S’mores Bar, Edible Flours   I want to show A.B. the world over the next eight months. Edible Flours became a part of this mission on Friday.

Pumpkin Challenge 2016: Days 4-6

Since 2011, every October I embark on a month-long journey to consume something with pumpkin in it, in some form, every day. **** Day 4: Chai Pumpkin Latte, Starbucks A day with many activities led to a last-minute trip for a deliciously easy item. Starbucks has made a few staple appearances throughout past challenges, and this…

Pumpkin Challenge 2016: Welcome! Days 1-3

For the previous 5 years, I devote one part of each October day to consuming something with pumpkin in it. It started as a shared challenge (thank-you, J.A.) and has since become one of my favourite personal projects (in addition to the Hot Chocolate Festival – but that’s for another time). Unlike my chocolaty winter challenge,…