I cannot believe it is already the week of Thanksgiving!! Being such a big foodie Thanksgiving is naturally one of my favorite holidays! This year I am heading to my family's house on Cape Cod and I am looking forward to spending a few days relaxing, cooking, and of course EATING! While I will splurge … Continue reading Copycat Boston Market Sweet Potato Casserole
I have wanted to make stock using my turkey from Thanksgiving for the past few years and FINALLY got my act together to do it this year. I realize it is before Thanksgiving but I have had two Thanksgiving dinners already and it's not even officially turkey day! First was an amazing holiday lunch catered by … Continue reading Leftover Thanksgiving Turkey Noodle Soup
Stuffing is just one of those things I have no interest in making from scratch. Growing up we always ate Stove Top and I have no complaints! I think it's great. However, there are ways take ordinary Stop Top and add a gourmet twist. There are countless ways to do it but this time I added sautéed celery, onion, … Continue reading Not Your Typical Stove Top Stuffing
Happy Thanksgiving everyone! I hope you are all having a wonderful day with family, friends, and LOTS of food 🙂 I had to share these adorable cookies that my friend Jen made...she even won the cookie competition at the school she works at with these bad boys! Way to go Jen!!!! - Oreo cookies - … Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving!
I only make this mashed potato recipe at Thanksgiving because I'm not gonna lie, it's not good for you 🙂 I tried to lighten it up with reduced fat ingredients but sometimes it's worth splurging on the good stuff! Baked Mashed Potatoes Author: Emily Goodman Ingredients 8 russet baking potatoes 1 onion, peeled but keep … Continue reading Baked Mashed Potatoes
This cornbread recipe from came from my aunt. Every year we had Thanksgiving at her house I always looked forward to this dish and I begged her to share the recipe with me. It is shockingly simple to make and you only need a skillet (or baking dish) and a mixing bowl. To put a "healthier" twist … Continue reading Skillet Cornbread
Finally I got my act together and got some pictures uploaded of the delicious food we had during our Girls Thanksgiving! We each make the same dishes every year and I must say I have some very talented friends who can really cook!! My dishes are the skillet cornbread and mashed potatoes (I will post … Continue reading 4th Annual Girls Thanksgiving – The Food!!
I think Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday and I like to celebrate it throughout the month of November - just wait till I post pictures from our work outing we call "Turkeyesta". We take it seriously as you can see in the picture below 🙂 My friends and I have gotten together the past 4 … Continue reading 4th Annual Girls Thanksgiving – Table settings