Category Archives: Thanksgiving

Sausage, Mushroom & Sage Dressing

Thanksgiving dinner with Turkey just isn’t quite complete without “stuffing”, or dressing.  This recipe is one I kind of made up really quick when I was told I was making the dressing about an hour before Thanksgiving dinner was to … Continue reading

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How To Cook A Thanksgiving Turkey

I had all good intentions of writing a nice long post on how I cook a turkey.  I really did.  But there are hundreds of sites online that do the same, so I thought I’d put together a small list … Continue reading

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Simple Baked Cream Corn

I have always liked cream corn — from a can, or from scratch.  This recipe is a mix of both.  It uses canned cream corn, but makes nice addition to it. I’ve made this the day before Thanksgiving, and kept … Continue reading

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Twice Baked Mashed Potatoes with Onion, Peppers and Bacon

This recipe is a good one to use for the holidays — it can be made a day or two in advance. A strange, but interesting variation, is to use shredded potatoes, instead of mashed, either homemade or the type … Continue reading

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Grandma's Pumpkin Juice

This drink is just a nice one to have for the kids – it always makes Thanksgiving Day more festive and fun. What my Gram used to do was something similar — she would take what was left after making … Continue reading

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Acorn Squash with Cranberry and Apples

I love the mix of apples & cranberries.  The pair just seem to go together so well.  A Thanksgiving recipe that includes them together is always the first thing I seem to try.  This recipe was shared with me a … Continue reading

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Orange Cranberry Sauce

I grew up eating the canned cranberry sauce, or canned cranberry jelly that everyone else did.  You know the kind.. you open both ends of the can and the wiggle the jelly out — it keeps it’s can shape, and … Continue reading

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