Friday, September 27, 2013

It's Fall Y'all ~ It's Official !!! Pumpkin Pickin' and hayrides by: Sugarpie Farmhouse

Well a Great Big Hello and Howdy from here at the Farmhouse ..
Can you believe it's officially Fall !
Yep .. even the weather seems to be cooperating right now with cool mornings ~ Warm Days ~ and Cool Evenings ..Yippee my favorite time of the year ..
Now only if I were living back in the mid west or east or south ..I would be enjoying those beautiful changing of colors on all the trees but since I'm not .. I'll just have to surround myself with all the beautiful fall decorations and enjoy all the lovely pictures of fall in it's complete glory on pinterest ..
Today I wanted to share my Sweet Friend Aunt Ruthie with you.. Well many of you already know her blog and follow it faithfully but for those of you who don't well you need to hop on over and start enjoying her wonderful blog filled with lot's of wonderful recipes ~ how to's ~ and Faith Filled posts that are such a pleasure. As I've heard someone say before they can just spend hours reading her posts and looking through her photos.
Aunt Ruthie also has a few books she has published over the years .. One of which is just perfection for the fall ...
"PUMPKIN PICKIN' & HAYRIDES"  BY: Ruthann Winans ..AKA Aunt Ruthie
 The front cover or her  fall book is just so adorable and ever so charming with her two sweet little grandsons dressed in their country boy shorty-overalls bringing in their wagon load of pumpkins fresh from the crop ...

 the 96 page book ..Yes you read correctly 96 pages .. is plumb full of vintage photos, and stunning photography of Sugarpie Farmhouse ...along with ...

fun family traditions, yummy recipes and Nostalgic Delights as Auth Ruthie says.

I love her Section Titled "Tips for Tidying up your Home" ... where you'll find 22 fabulous easy, uplifting and encouraging tips for keeping  a home ...!

In the "Festive Harvest Home" Time to Decorate... section Aunt Ruthie shares several pages of wonderful and simple ways to make your home ready for the fall ...One of my favorites being


set a happy theme in

your home! I have several throughout my house. You can use them as
a backdrop to showcase your fall décor. Place a row of pumpkins in
front or arch twigs and tiny, white lights along the top. Write a
scripture, a seasonal quote, your supper menu or a love note to your

And if you are looking for some wonderful recipes .. "Raising my hand here" .. well above in this scrumptious chipped and tattered yummy blue chair .. is a scrumptious and yummy bowl full of  ... "Granny's Secret Apple Pudding Cake" ... I'll take the whole pan Please !
And Yes ... the Recipe is included along with many other "Country Fall Fixins" that will make your tummy rumble in a good way ...!!!

These Few pictures are only a small little glimpse into this wonderful book ... These are just 8 of 96 pages .. so you can imagine how wonderful the other 89 pages are ... and you'll enjoy reading all the homemaking tips .. homemaking wisdom, decorating ideas, Recipes and so much more that will make you delighted with excitement.
Pumpkin Pickin' & Hayrides is simply Charming.. Delightful .. and Uplifiting for the Soul.

So head on over to Sugarpie Farmhouse .. Meet Aunt Ruthie and Grab yourself a copy of her Fall book ... "Pumpkin Pickin' & Hayrides" ...HERE

(Please Note all Images are the sole property of Sugarpie Farmhouse.. please obtain permission for use from Aunt Ruthie ...)


  1. Oh yes, her blog is encouraging!! I have never bought her books and I sure need to. So nice of you for sharing her blog here. I hope others will hop over for some Christ centered encouragement!

  2. I just had to stop by and say "I received my order and I AM IN LOVE with all of it"! Everything that I ordered is absolutely gorgeous! NOW, do I give as gifts or keep... that is the question! Have a blessed day dear friend, HUGS!

  3. Thank you sweet Sara for the glowing shout-out about my ebook Pumpkin Pickin' & Hayrides!! I so appreciate your gracious words! You and your mama are just the dearest friends! I'm sending lots of sugar and hugs your way! Happy Fall y'all!


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