Monday, November 22, 2010

: best pumpkin bars ever :

(a recipe given to me by a good friend's mom)

4 eggs
1 c. oil
1/2 t. salt
2 t. baking powder
1 t. baking soda
2 t. cinnamon
1/2 t. cloves
1/2 t. ginger
1/2 t. nutmeg
2 c. flour
2 c. sugar
1 16 oz. can pumpkin

: sift dry ingredients (except, of course, the sugar)

: combine sugar, eggs, and oil, and mix well

: add dry ingredients gradually until well mixed ... then beat for two minutes

: add pumpkin and mix thoroughly

: pour in 13x9 greased pan
: bake at 350 degrees for 30-35 minutes

6 oz. cream cheese
1 T. milk
3/4 stick Crisco
1 t. vanilla
4 c. powdered sugar

: blend well

: allow bars to cool, just a bit. spread frosting. lick the bowl.

(baby girls are yummy, too)


  1. Mmmm! I was just looking for a good dessert recipe for this weekend. Thanks, Katie!

  2. Send some to me. Do it. Right now.

    ;) The bars and the baby both look yum!

  3. Yes, I will be making those tomorrow!

  4. I'm going to attempt these too! Yum!!