Last November I posted an entire series on Thanksgiving , called Thanksgiving 101. I provided the how-to on all the holiday basics and ideas for other dishes to round out the menu, even a post on managing the logistics. I realize, however, that not everyone has (or wants) 20 people for Thanksgiving dinner. So, if […]
Who doesn’t like sweet rolls?! But do they have to be the size of a Big Mac? … and probably as many calories?! Today’s recipe is Mini Pumpkin Sweet Rolls. Sweet, luscious little bites of Fall….. and a good idea to keep in mind for Thanksgiving. […]
It’s no secret that I’m a huge fan of Ina Garten. Not only do I love her philosophy of entertaining, I know that if I’m preparing one of her recipes, it will always be a winner, because it’s been tested several times. I’m never afraid to try one of her recipes for the first time […]
Thanks so much for reading my Thanksgiving 101 Series. I hope you’ve found some good ideas for making the big day easier. So, we’ve discussed the Turkey, the Gravy, the Mashed Potatoes and the Dressing – so the basics are set. We’ve also discussed some logistics for making the day/week go smoothly. Today I’ve got lots […]
So far in this Thanksgiving 101 series we’ve covered the turkey, gravy, dressing and mashed potatoes – all the basics. Next time I’ll be posting other recipes to round out the menu. Today , however, I wanted to talk logistics – LOGISTICS !?! , you say — ugh!! But let me tell you, a little […]
Thanksgiving 101 continues with the dressing – Cornbread dressing – I do believe I’ve found winner! Based on a recipe from Frank Stitt, (with a tasty shortcut), this recipe features the smokiness of the bacon and the nuttiness of the pecans…. scrumptious!