The Spiritual Origins of the Harvest and Halloween

The history of harvest celebrations is filled with contrasts; from the brightest joy to darkest depravity. Did you know that some scholars believe the American Pilgrims’ Thanksgiving was based on Israel’s Sukkot or Feast of the Tabernacles? Because many American and European traditions are based on Judeo-Christian customs, I’d like to share with you information about the roots of some of our autumn celebrations.   Sukkot […]

Andrew’s Pumpkin Pie Cake

Andrew’s Pumpkin Pie Cake Andrew votes this rich dessert better than pumpkin pie!     Preheat oven to 350°. From a box of yellow cake mix, remove       one cup of dry mix and set aside for topping. Combine remaining    cake mix with 1 egg 1/2 C butter, melted      Pat into bottom of a 9’ x 13″ baking pan. Mix together:          4 eggs, slightly beaten […]

Thank you Commander Mark

Here’s a note from Emmy award-winning Commander Mark ! “Pam, I’m ordering your awesome book online…the cover is FANTASTIC by the way” with a Post to FB “Look at my Sisters AWESOME new book! Let’s get her on the Amazon.com top 100! EVERYONE lets give her book a big push, let’s ALL post her letter below to our FB pages […]

It’s Time to Party!

It’s time…   for a party…     Looking for a treat? A Harvest and Halloween Handbook  is ready for you on Amazon.com   With scrumptious recipes, handmade decor,  clever costumes and lots of fun and games – you and your little pumpkins will enjoy the happiest Halloween ever!   Don’t forget to invite your friends to join the fun.    http://www.amazon.com/Harvest-Halloween-Handbook-Artisan-ebook/dp/B009PA8ON6/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1350170519&sr=8-3&keywords=pam+mcmurtry If you don’t have a kindle, […]