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Category: Thanksgiving

The Ultimate Thanksgiving Kiddie’s Table

The Ultimate Thanksgiving Kiddie’s Table

Easy ways to entertain the kids at the kiddie table We all love the Thanksgiving feast but for the youngest among us it can be overwhelming and a little tedious. To make sure everyone enjoys the celebration, let’s make a special table just for the …read more

THE BEST PEAR & GINGER CHUTNEY

THE BEST PEAR & GINGER CHUTNEY

Embracing Autumn’s Hidden Gem: A Pear-fect Guide to Fall’s Overlooked Fruit   I feel sorry for pears. They’re coming into season, all gloriously ripe and sweet, but they get overlooked because everyone is all agog about pumpkins and cranberries this time of year. May I …read more

Classic Thanksgiving Stuffing

Classic Thanksgiving Stuffing

Shining a spotlight on stuffing For Thanksgiving, the turkey may be the star of the feast, but it’s the supporting players that steal the show. Every year we have the same conversation, “Why don’t we do this more often?”, not about the whole meal, but …read more

Thanksgiving Fails and Easy Fixes

Thanksgiving Fails and Easy Fixes

From Flubs to Fabulous: A Frugal Cook’s Guide to Thanksgiving Fixes Making the Thanksgiving meal can be stressful because there are many things that can go wrong. So, here are fixes to the most common fails. But first, we’re going to make an emergency kit …read more

Thanksgiving Leftovers Made Easy as Pie

Thanksgiving Leftovers Made Easy as Pie

Enjoying Thanksgiving leftovers is easy as pie What’s the best thing about Thanksgiving? I know we’re supposed to say it’s all the friends and loved ones gathered around the table groaning with traditional food and all the blessings and thankfulness. Yes, yadda, yadda, whatever. Just …read more

ROASTED ACORN SQUASH & STUFFING

ROASTED ACORN SQUASH & STUFFING

The Delicious Acorn Squash: Simple Tricks for a Tasty Autumn Treat Autumn is here, and that means acorn squash are in season—delicious, versatile, frugal, and absolutely fabulous! But I understand that some folks find working with squash a bit daunting. With their hard rinds and …read more

Perfect Easy Baked Brie How to Bake Brie

Perfect Easy Baked Brie How to Bake Brie

Baked Brie: The Cheesiest and Easiest Party Appetizer   As we find ourselves hurtling into the heart of party season, a familiar question arises: What should I serve or bring to the gathering? Fear not; I have the perfect solution – bake a wheel of …read more

Pumpkin Spice Whoopie Pies

Pumpkin Spice Whoopie Pies

Spice Up Your Autumn with Homemade Pumpkin Spice Whoopie Pies   Who is ready for pumpkin spice whoopie pies? Well, the answer is clear—everyone! As we transition from “BBQ-flavored-everything-time” to “peppermint-flavored-everything-time,” we find ourselves in my personal favorite season: “pumpkin-spice-flavored-everything-time”! In this blog post, I’m …read more

Irresistibly Easy Apple Strudel

Irresistibly Easy Apple Strudel

Fall into Flavor: Embrace Autumn with Irresistible Apple Strudel Delight! Thank you, summer. It’s been a blast, but we’re ready for that wonderful tingly nostalgic feeling when the leaves begin to change, temperatures drop, the smell of wood smoke, damp earth and autumnal bliss fills …read more