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How good giving feels.


Sometimes in life we find ourselves in a better financial situation than others. Times like this when we are financially able and we know someone less fortunate its good to give back. Sometimes the smallest thing can make the biggest difference in someones life. Things that we take for granted everyday could be just the thing someone else needs to get by. This is very important during the holiday season. I am a firm believe that no good deed goes unnoticed and that blessings come in all forms. So if you are in a good position this year to help please do so. It could be dropping a toy off in Toys for Tots box, donating to the salvation army or maybe taking a home cooked meal to someone in the area you know has no one else to bring them something to eat. As humans we need social interaction and need to know that there is someone somewhere that cares about us. Its human nature. Sometimes everyone needs a helping hand in life. 


Simple Pumpkin Pie (My Fav!)

Easy Pumpkin Pie


Prep Time:5 minutes


Total Time:3 hours 10 minutes

Servings:8 servings


  • 3/4  cup sugar
  • 1 1/2  teaspoons pumpkin pie spice
  • 1/2  teaspoon salt
  • 1  can (15 oz) pumpkin (not pumpkin pie mix)
  • 1 1/4  cups evaporated milk or half and half
  • 2  eggs, beaten
  • 1  Pillsbury® Pet-Ritz® frozen deep-dish pie crust


  1. 1Heat oven to 425°F. In large bowl, mix filling ingredients. Pour into pie crust.
  2. 2Bake 15 minutes. Reduce oven temperature to 350°F; bake 40 to 50 minutes longer or until knife inserted near center comes out clean. Cool 2 hours. Serve or refrigerate until serving time. Store in refrigerator.
Thanks Pillsbury.