Thanksgiving blog posts
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For those of us in the Midwest, specifically North Dakota and Minnesota, this week has been hard. After a few weeks of mild temperatures that lulled us into thinking that winter had finally left us, o...
3/21/13 at 7:00 AM Turkey Day 5K? 11/24/11 at 12:00 PM
Holidays: When Loss is Amplified 11/23/11 at 10:00 AM
Somehow this post got missed. It is a bit late but one I really enjoyed putting together. Happy New Year! This year I have much to be thankful for. ...
1/3/13 at 8:00 AM
Pecan, Date, and Blue Cheese Ball
Looking for a speedy, make ahead and easy to transport appetizer?Cheese is a greatoption andit makesafantasticaddition to any holiday appetizer spread, but often times,you have topurchase multipletype...
12/17/12 at 8:49 PM Rustic Apple Pomegranate Pie 12/4/12 at 1:56 PM
Balsamic & Dijon Roasted Brussel Sprouts 11/26/12 at 10:01 PM
A new favorite potato recipe
I have a wonderful scalloped potatoes recipe--you may remember my post about it last January or so. The thing I loved about it most is that it was actually made for three colors of potatoes--which I h...
12/3/12 at 8:44 AM Done turkey 11/26/12 at 8:46 AM
Thanksgiving for gardeners 11/21/12 at 9:01 AM
memento mondays: thanksgiving 2012
Hope you had a happy Thanksgiving! That you had your fill of your favorite treats... That the finale was every bit as wonderful as the anticipation... That the leftover ham you tore into didn't up...
11/26/12 at 1:01 AM writing wednesdays: gratitude list 11/21/12 at 1:04 AM
faith fridays: will the real first thanksgiving please stand up? 11/26/10 at 1:00 AM
Day 11: Is Black Friday out of control?
For day 11 of the 30-30 style challenge, I wore a business-casual look for Thanksgiving dinner at my grandma's. After a delicious dinner, pumpkin pie and family time, Robert and I headed home in the...
11/23/12 at 3:05 PM Early holiday with a 'goodbye' 11/17/12 at 11:03 PM
Feasting followed by fasting
Im stuffed. Are you stuffed? Odds are, after what was a day of culinary indulgence yesterday, we are all stuffed. At our house, the menu included both the old and the new. It wouldnt be Thanksgiving w...
11/23/12 at 2:11 AM Squashing any difficulties 11/9/12 at 2:20 PM
Delicious dilemma 11/25/11 at 8:23 AM
Day After Thanksgiving Turkey Gumbo
This post was so popular last year, it bears repeating. I can't believe Thanksgiving is here. This whole month has flown by. When I grew up in Louisiana, one of my favorite dishes that my mama made e...
11/21/12 at 8:48 AM Moroccon Spiced Oven Roasted Sweet Potatoes- Why not try something new this year? 11/4/12 at 4:48 PM
This Thanksgiving one woman is grateful for North Dakota
I love Rachel Kelly's author bio on her new Areavoices blog: Meanderings of a Zealous Mom. She uses several six word phrases to describe herself: Always looking for The Grey Area. Meet my best friend...
11/20/12 at 11:52 AM
Savory Herb Rub Roasted Turkey
Just about everyone who's cooked a turkey for Thanksgiving dinner or another holiday get-together has their favorite technique to prepare the bird. These days, a lot of people are turning to brining ...
11/14/12 at 3:11 PM Chipotle Corn Casserole with Tofu and Soymilk 11/3/12 at 3:45 PM
Turkey Dumpling Soup 11/23/11 at 4:46 PM
Enjoy Thanksgiving Without Colossal Calories
Thanksgiving is a time to be grateful for all the wonderful things in our lives, as well as a time to enjoy a delicious meal shared with ones family. Food should be enjoyed on Thanksgiving; this being...
11/8/12 at 9:08 AM Leftover Turkey Meal Ideas 11/21/11 at 2:00 AM
Black Friday: A Sign of Tradition, A Sign of the Times, or A Sign of Tyranny?
As I write this column entry, people in the USA as well as American expatriates residing in Europe, Australia, Asia and elsewhere are celebrating Thanksgiving. The holiday, which occurs every fourth...
11/26/11 at 1:54 AM
Wishing you a cosmic Thanksgiving
Today is the Thanksgiving holiday in the U.S. and a time for feasting and gratitude. Here's my own short list of things - some little and some very big - that make life a pleasure to live: * The sun ...
11/24/11 at 12:13 PM Thankful for light and life 11/25/10 at 11:48 AM
Happy Thanksgiving from The Racing Life! ...
11/24/11 at 2:24 AM
Pumpkin Pie? No, thank you.
A custard-like mixture of pureed pumpkin, eggs, seasonal spices, sugar and cream makes its way to the dinner table in many homes in America on Thanksgiving Day. I'll pass on that, thank you. It's not...
11/23/11 at 8:15 AM A secret ingredient and a generous chunk of cream cheese boost Claiborne's pecan pie right over the top! 11/14/10 at 1:03 AM
Roast Chicken with Italian Sausage Stuffing is comfort food 11/7/10 at 1:01 AM