A fragrant array of spices -cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves and allspice -accent this moist pumpkin-nut bread peppered with juicy raisins. The generous recipe makes three loaves, so plan on giving some away to friends and family.
Toss a cool summer salad with lots of chopped tomatoes, bell peppers, onion, cucumber, Cheddar cheese and Italian seasoning. Mix in cooked pasta, then blanket with Italian-style salad dressing. Chill thoroughly before serving.