Posted in October 2011

Halloween Food Day 25: Popcorn Balls

Halloween Food Day 25: Popcorn Balls

Today was Wade’s last day of work before the Halloween weekend, so I wanted to take a treat into him and his coworkers.  I haven’t ever made popcorn balls before, so my Mom helped me make these.  She cooked the corn syrup mixture to the hard ball stage.  Now I know what that is!  I … Continue reading

Halloween Food Day 23: Colorado Cujo

Halloween Food Day 23: Colorado Cujo

Ok.  This is just a Colorado bulldog.  But hey, there is nothing wrong with calling an everyday drink something else to fit the occasion. Coming up with new ideas is also getting harder. Double the liquor for an extra bite. I made this with homemade kahlua, but I’m not totally happy with the recipe yet. I’ll … Continue reading

Halloween Food Day 18: Pumpkin Flan

Halloween Food Day 18: Pumpkin Flan

Flan is one of my absolute favorite desserts.  I worked in several Mexican restaurants over the years, and I’ve eaten an awful lot of flan.  Regular, chocolate, fruit flans, they are all good.  Well, not the chocolate so much.  I don’t like chocolate. A recipe for pumpkin flan caught my eye while browsing for recipes … Continue reading