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Roasted Butternut Squash

Roasted Butternut Squash

Roasted Butternut Squash This Roasted Butternut Squash recipe is amazing!  I made a double recipe of this planning on having leftovers and there was nothing left on the platter at the end of the night.  It was sweet and savory and how can you go wrong with browned butter, pancetta and blue cheese.  Even if you don’t think that you more »

Cranberry Pecan Stuffing

The stuffing is my favorite part of the Thanksgiving meal. And my favorite recipe is this one for Cranberry Pecan Stuffing. In fact I love it so much, that I’ll eat leftovers of it for breakfast on Friday, and then for lunch and maybe as a snack too!  I usually double or even triple this recipe to make sure that I more »

A Little Thanksgiving Planning Goes a Long Way

A little planning goes a long way.  It’s not too early to start planning your Thanksgiving meal. I have been hosting Thanksgiving in my home since I moved back to Virginia.  Over the past 8 years I have learned a lot and now you could say I have Thanksgiving planning down to a science.   I even have a check list more »

Chopped Turkey Salad with Honey Poppy Seed Dressing

I am always looking for recipes that will use all of those turkey leftovers! Save this recipe for Chopped Turkey Salad with Honey Poppy Seed Dressing for your Thanksgiving leftovers.  But you don’t have to wait til the end of November to enjoy this light and bright salad!  Feel free to substitute the pears for apples, the walnuts for pecans more »

Caramelized Brussels Sprouts and Cranberries

Growing up Brussels sprouts would probably have been the last thing on earth I would have eaten.  But I think that if you dress them up like these you will find that even the “haters” will find these as delicious and will be asking for seconds! Some people look into cooking classes from colleges online when they are busy yet more »

Thanksgiving Dinner

Three weeks until Thanksgiving and the menu is set!  Well, for the most part… I’m sure that there will be additions… deletions…changes…. but until then…. Here is this year’s menu: Food is a huge part of a great Thanksgiving. Those who want to take culinary arts courses can look into a bachelor degree online for more information. Dates stuffed with more »

Spicy Pumpkin Soup

In honor of Halloween, I thought I would post something made of pumpkin! Serve this with homemade croutons tossed in butter, cinnamon and sugar. Print Spicy Pumpkin Soup   In honor of Halloween, I thought I would post something made of pumpkin!  Serve this with homemade croutons Ingredients 4 Tbsp unsalted butter 2 medium yellow onions, chopped 2 teaspoons minced more »

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