“It’s that time of year again, where we get to make those delicious and warm desserts for everyone to enjoy."

If you’re anything like me, you find any excuse to be in the kitchen baking (or maybe you’re not). Either way there’s no way you won’t get hungry just looking at these two recipes.

Apple Pie Bites

 

INGREDIENTS

  • ¼ cup packed light brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon apple pie spice, and additional apple pie spice (about ¼ teaspoon) for sprinkling on top of crescent rolls
  • 3 tablespoons butter, melted
  • ? cup chopped pecans
  • 1 small Granny Smith apple, cored and sliced into 8 (1/2-inch) slices
  • 1 (8-ounce) can Pillsbury Original crescent rolls

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Preheat your oven to 375 degrees F. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  2. In a small bowl, combine brown sugar and apple pie spice. Set aside.
  3. Melt butter and toss apple slices in butter, set aside.
  4. Arrange crescent roll triangles on baking sheet lined with parchment paper. Evenly distribute brown sugar mixture onto each triangle.
  5. Sprinkle each triangle evenly with the chopped pecans.
  6. Place an apple slice on the wide end of each triangle. Wrap crescent roll dough around each apple.
  7. Brush each crescent roll with remaining butter. Sprinkle lightly with additional apple pie spice.
  8. Bake for 10-12 minutes, or until golden brown. Cool for 5 minutes before serving.
 

Iced Pumpkin Cookies

 
 
 INGREDIENTS

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Combine flour, baking powder, baking soda, cinnamon, nutmeg, ground cloves, and salt; set aside.
  2. In a medium bowl, cream together the 1/2 cup of butter and white sugar. Add pumpkin, egg, and 1 teaspoon vanilla to butter mixture, and beat until creamy. Mix in dry ingredients. Drop on cookie sheet by tablespoonfuls; flatten slightly.
  3. Bake for 15 to 20 minutes in the preheated oven. Cool cookies, then drizzle glaze with fork.
  4. To Make Glaze: Combine confectioners’ sugar, milk, 1 tablespoon melted butter, and 1 teaspoon vanilla. Add milk as needed, to achieve drizzling consistency.

 

If you’re not much of a baker, don’t fret. You can still get your kitchen smelling fresh with Cardamom Pear MuffinHot Apple PiePumpkin Cider Donut, or Warm Cinnamon Buns candles and wax melts. Welcome any guests with that warm, fall feeling.

 
Sources:
 
http://theblondcook.com/apple-pie-bites/#_a5y_p=3046884
 
http://allrecipes.com/recipe/10033/iced-pumpkin-cookies/?evt19=1

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