Category Archives: Thanksgiving

Deconstructed Turkey – Part II

This post was originally published in 2013 but thought it was worth a few more words.  Yesterday I was describing how I made my turkey to one of our guests.  She asked if she could watch as I prepared the … Continue reading

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A Deconstructed Turkey

  Thursday I had a Turkey epiphany!  For years I have been making our bird the same way generations of women in my family have prepared a turkey; rinse it, season it, stuff it, roast it and hope for the … Continue reading

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Another False Alarm?

Alas, the snow predicted for today has failed to materialize tho the skies have been overcast all day and the temperature has hovered around in low thirties.  Now we hear that we are under a winter storm warning from tomorrow, … Continue reading

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THANKSGIVING – PART TWO

Another Thanksgiving is behind us and the Christmas season has officially begun.  I love this time of year; primarily because it is filled with traditions and happy memories.  Every year at Thanksgiving I make the same foods – some recipes … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Feast

Happy Thanksgiving to one and all!  The cranberries and pumpkin pie were made yesterday, the bird (stuffed) is in the oven, the brussels sprouts are cut up and ready for the pan, the green bean casserole is ready for the … Continue reading

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Our Favorite Cranberry Sauce

Everyone has a favorite way to enjoy cranberries.  When I was a kid I loved the jellied cranberries that came in a can.  I really loved the fact that the ridges left in the jelly by the can made it easy … Continue reading

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