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Try Something New This Thanksgiving

Nothing beats the bounty of the fall harvest and the wholesome goodness of a Thanksgiving meal. A mainstay of modern Thanksgiving, apple sauce pairs perfectly with many of the dishes passed down from one family member to the next. Most of all, apple sauce is a real crowd-pleaser, satisfying the taste buds of all ages ...

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Cold Weather Outdoor Fun with the Whole Family

With the temperatures dropping and the days getting shorter, your family might feel tempted t o swap the after-dinner walk or bicycle ride for the couch and a cozy blanket. How can your family brave the cold and keep active this fall and winter? As we head into the holiday season, try these family fitness ...

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Meet Our Family of Apple Growers

Ever wondered where the apples in Musselman’s apple sauce come from? They come from American family farms.  Musselman’s is actually a grower-owned cooperative made up of more than 100 fruit growers and their families, providing the best quality fruit for the best quality Musselman’s products. Let us introduce you to just a few of our ...

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Family Fun for Halloween

Candy, costumes, jack-o-lanterns, haunted houses — it’s no wonder so many kids list Halloween as their favorite holiday. An occasion, all ages can enjoy, Halloween gives families an incentive to get creative, cut loose, and have some fun. What’s your family doing this Halloween? Whether you’ve had your costumes and festivities planned out for months ...

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DIY Halloween Costumes in a Snap: Ideas for the Whole Family

Halloween’s almost here, and many of us are still scrambling to figure out a costume. If your costume is still a big unknown, don’t worry. Here are some fun, budget-friendly ideas for all ages that you can make at home in a snap. With a hot glue gun, some felt, fun foam, and accessories like ...

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From Tailgates to Bonfires: Recipes for Fall Get-togethers

Fall is a time for a crisp chill in the air, football tailgates, and warming bonfires, but it’s also a time for feasting on tasty apple treats. What kind of foods can we serve at this year’s Fall gatherings to lend a seasonal flair and an air of festiveness to the scene? Below are options ...

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What Grows in the Fall? Visit a Local Farm for Some Family Fun

Fall marks the transition from summer to winter, when days get shorter, nights come earlier, and temperatures drop. These changes make autumn the last chance to grow crops before the frost hits in much of the northern hemisphere.  This explains why, before the 16th century, the season was known simply as the harvest (or haerfest ...

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What Goes into Growing a Healthy Family?

WELCOME to Musselman’s “Growing a Healthy Family” blog! We can’t wait to get started. We’ll be sharing fun activities, tips, recipes, and great ways to grow a healthy, happy family. Here are some of the things coming in the months ahead. Healthy eating on the go We know most families don’t have time to sit down ...

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