Honey Bran Applesauce Muffins

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of J.M. Smucker’s®. The opinions and text are all mine.   You’ve  probably read posts here on Who Needs A Cape? where we refer to pantry staples. Pantry staples are items that are shelf-stable and great to keep on hand.  Your mind may immediately go to canned goods. While canned goods are definitely useful, there’s another item that I always keep stocked in my pantry. Quick and easy baking mixes such as Martha {Read More}

Slow Cooker Dessert Applesauce

Slow Cooker Dessert Applesauce is a sweet delicious treat. Make to eat that day or freeze it for a special occasion. Great with a dollop of ice cream! Slow Cooker Dessert Applesauce is definitely a sweet delicious dessert treat! I usually try to bring some healthy into my applesauce as a “freeze it and give it” to my kids in the winter. My grandma always made an applesauce similar to this (although she did hers on the stove not the {Read More}

Pumpkin Applesauce

Pumpkin Applesauce combines the best flavors of fall! Make and freeze some this apple pumpkin season! The perfect fall treat! I love making applesauce.  I do it every year!  I get some apples from the local orchard and get to it. This year I wanted to add some nutritional “oomph” into my sauce.  But, my kids still need to eat it.  I came up with pumpkin because 1 – it’s fall – isn’t everything flavored pumpkin? and 2 it packs {Read More}

Crockpot Applesauce BBQ Chicken

Crockpot Applesauce BBQ Chicken, this slow cooker meal will be an instant family favorite. Throw in your slow cooker and you’ll enjoy a great dinner. I chose to make this Crockpot Applesauce BBQ Chicken for a couple of reason, #1 my kids love applesauce in pretty much every single way you can make it and #2 BBQ is a favorite at our house also. With so many varying palates in my home, sometimes its difficult to find dishes that appeal to adults, young {Read More}

Home Made Applesauce – Falls Best Treat!

I love the fall.  I truly do.  I wait all year for this weather, and then it seems like it is over in a flash. I love back to school, the cool crisp mornings, the pumpkins on everyone’s porch, the beautiful leaves.  I love every single fall thing.  Including the food.  How can you say no to things like pumpkin pie, peach crisp, and of course anything apples. I buy apples by the bushel (yes even in New Jersey we {Read More}