The Perfect Thanksgiving Appetizer

Looking for a quick appetizer to serve before your fabulous Thanksgiving dinner? This one is it! These Prosciutto and Apricot Sticks are so tasty that it will be hard to stop at just one. There are so many ways to customize this app according to the ingredients you have on hand in the fridge. If […]

Thanksgiving Leftover Recipes

If you’re like most people, you’ll probably be stuck with a lot of leftovers this Thanksgiving holiday season. Do you have a system for managing all the leftovers? Do you send each guest home with a dish, or maybe a little bit of everything? Does the majority of the food get thrown away or shoved […]

Thanksgiving Food Ideas for Kids

Thanksgiving is exactly two weeks away, and if you’re the one hosting the festivities at your house this year, you may be scrambling to do some last minute prep work to make sure that the kitchen is oiled and ready to go and everything is all set for the special day. One thing that can […]

5 Best Thanksgiving Side Dishes

Thanksgiving is a time of food, family, and fun, but it might not be so fun if you’re the one doing all the cooking. One way to relieve some of the stress and pressure off of your own back is to ask your dinner guests to contribute to the Thanksgiving feast by bringing side dishes. […]

Thanksgiving Handbook: Décor, Recipes & Tips

“So much time and so little to do. Wait a minute. Strike that. Reverse it.” –Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory (1971) Thanksgiving can be a stress inducing holiday. On top of the stress, if you forget an important ingredient for Thanksgiving dinner, you most likely won’t find a store that’s open on that fourth […]

Fall Recipes – Turkey, Kale, and Bean Soup

Did you eat more Thanksgiving dinner than you’d planned to? Or maybe you did plan on eating all that. Why not? Thanksgiving only comes around once per year! Now that Thanksgiving has passed and more holiday parties are on the way, it’s time to go healthy. Take this in-between time to re-set your health meter. […]

How To Host A Party In a Small Kitchen

Thanksgiving is almost upon us. Are you ready? For those of us who have to cook in small kitchens, holiday get-togethers can feel a little daunting. Where do you put everything? All those bowls of prepped ingredients, platters of hors d’oeuvres, dirty dishes and cutlery? That’s when I really wish my kitchen was at least […]

Fall Recipes – Maple Mustard Pecan Glazed Ham

Is your kitchen full of activity at Thanksgiving? If it’s anything like mine, the range hood fan practically never gets turned off! This week’s addition to our Fall Recipes series is an easy and delicious one. For many people, ham is a necessary part of the Thanksgiving table. The sweet glaze that covers this ham […]

Fall Recipes – Sausage-Stuffed Peppers

One of the more wonderful things of this time of year is the amount and variety of fresh produce available, much of it local. Bell peppers – red, yellow, green, orange, purple – are part of that incredible bounty. I love peppers just about any way I’ve ever had them! Raw as a snack or […]

Christmas Handbook: Décor, Recipes & Tips

“Christmas, my child, is love in action. Every time we love, every time we give, it’s Christmas.” –Dale Evans As soon as those Thanksgiving leftovers are packed into the fridge, we know it’s time to start prepping for the biggest holiday of them all: Christmas! Put away the Thanksgiving Handbook: Décor, Recipes & Tips and […]