Follow us to the pumpkin patch! Thanks to the Texas Farm Bureau, we get to meet Texan pumpkin farmer Jason Pyle. [Read more…] about Meet the Farmer – Pumpkin
During October and even November, pumpkins seem to be a staple: pumpkin patches, jack-o’-lanterns, and pumpkin pie. With all that pumpkin, what else can you do with it? You can make your own pumpkin puree!
Have you ever wondered what makes pumpkins orange? It’s Beta-Carotene! Beta-carotene is a carotenoid that can be converted into a form of vitamin A in the body. Vitamin A helps form and maintain healthy skin, teeth, skin, and promotes good vision. These yummy pumpkin pie parfaits are a delicious way to get your vitamin A in for the day! This dessert is a healthier alternative to traditional pumpkin pie that may be full of unneeded calories.