Pumpkin Pie Bread Pudding

Pumpkin Pie Bread Pudding - Lady Behind The Curtain

Begin celebrating the holiday with this Fall inspired pumpkin pie bread pudding.  Layers of buttery bread with creamy pumpkin pie filling topped with pumpkin spice granola.  This recipe can be baked the day before and heated in the oven the next morning. PrintPumpkin Pie Bread Pudding Prep Time: 30 minutesCook Time: 30 minutesTotal Time: 1 hour Yield: Serves Approx. 25 Special breakfast.IngredientsFor the Bread Pudding: 2 – 16 ounce loaves of challah bread, torn into large chunks 32 ounce pumpkin spice international delights creamer 12 large eggs, lightly beaten 2 – 16 ounce cans pumpkin puree 1 teaspoon salt 1 … Continue reading

Pear Dumplings

Pear Dumplings - Lady Behind The Curtain

For a quick and easy dessert make these impressive fall inspired pear dumplings! A juicy pear, filled with nuts, dried fruit, brown sugar and then wrapped in a sugary golden pastry.  Serve next to ice cream drizzled with maple orange sauce. Create your own Recipe Box and save your favorite Lady Behind The Curtain recipes.  Make a Meal Plan with your favorite recipes and ZipList will automatically add the ingredients to a Shopping List. PrintPear Dumplings ~ Behind The Curtain Dessert Challenge Prep Time: 20 minutesCook Time: 30 minutesTotal Time: 50 minutes Yield: Serves 4Serving Size: Half a Pair Impressive … Continue reading

Slow Cooker Burrito Meat

Slow Cooker Burrito Meat - Lady Behind The Curtain

Throw this slow cooker burrito meat together in the morning and forget about it until dinner. This juicy slow cooker burrito meat is not just a burrito filling.  Make rice and beans and make your at home version of a burrito bowl. PrintSlow Cooker Burrito Meat Prep Time: 20 minutesCook Time: 8 hoursTotal Time: 8 hours, 20 minutes Yield: Serves 6 to 8 Juicy and tender.Ingredients3 pounds beef roast 1 taco seasoning packet 1 medium white onion, sliced 4 garlic cloves, minced 1 – 27 ounce can mild whole green chiles 1 tablespoon salt 1 teaspoon black pepper 1/2 cup beef … Continue reading

Pecan Pie Cheesecake Fudge

Pecan Pie Cheesecake Fudge and HOW TO VIDEO!

Yes, this Pecan Pie Cheesecake Fudge is insane.  So be prepared you may have to hide it.  I combined the best of three dessert treats together!  Pecan Pie, Cheesecake and Fudge!  Unlike cheesecake which needs to be refrigerated, this fudge can be stored at room temperature.  Which makes this the PERFECT travel safe treat!  Off to Grandmas house you go!  Armed with the BEST fudge EVER!  First, the Pecan Pie Cheesecake Fudge starts with a salty crunchy crust made with saltines.  Then a layer of pecan pie filling and if that’s not enough a cheesecake fudge on top sprinkled with chopped pecans. … Continue reading

Recipes for a Successful Thanksgiving Day

Recipes for a Successful Thanksgiving Day - Lady Behind The Curtain

Putting together a Thanksgiving Day menu can be time consuming and stressful.  I put together some of my favorite recipes to make for Thanksgiving.  I hope this list will help you with your planning process and make the experience a little easier. HAPPY THANKSGIVING! You know it’s a “special” day when breakfast is special.  So here is a list of fun and delicious on the go breakfast ideas.  Most of the items can be made in advance and frozen for Thanksgiving morning. BREAKFAST 1.  PUMPKIN LATTE MUFFINS  2.  PERSIMMON BAGELS  3.  CRANBERRY ORANGE MUFFINS  4.  CHAI BREAKFAST CUPCAKES  5.  PECAN … Continue reading

Pomegranate Apple Spritzer

Pomegranate Apple Spritzer - Lady Behind The Curtain

THIS POMEGRANTE APPLE SPRITZER IS REFRESHING AND FESTIVE! I remember going out to dinner as a child and ordering a Shirley Temple, thinking I was so grown up because I had a “mixed” drink.  Now your kids can feel the same way with this holiday drink that is perfect for any age. PrintPomegranate Apple Spritzer Prep Time: 15 minutesTotal Time: 15 minutes Yield: Makes 10 to 12 Servings Ingredients6 cups sparkling water, chilled 3 cups apple juice, chilled 3 cups pomegranate juice, chilled 3 cups lemon lime flavored soda, chilled garnish apple and orange slicesInstructionsIn a large jar or bowl {I … Continue reading