Monthly Archives: November 2011

Nov 2011
Cranberry White Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies

I am a huge fan of white chocolate, and will gladly choose white chocolate over milk or dark chocolate any day. Therefore, when I received this recipe as part of a recipe swap that I participated in, I knew I would … Continue reading

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Nov 2011
Chewy Chocolate Peanut Butter Chip Cookies

If you are a chocolate lover, you have come to the right place. These cookies are so good that they are practically sinful! The combination of melted chocolate, cocoa powder and chocolate chips really take these cookies over the edge, … Continue reading

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Nov 2011
Friendsgiving 2011

Happy Thanksgiving everyone! Hope you all are enjoying your day with family and friends. I will be at work, delivering babies, but I am very thankful to have such an awesome job and even more wonderful co-workers. I really do … Continue reading

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Nov 2011
How To: Make Homemade Pumpkin Puree

I know, I know. Thanksgiving is tomorrow, and pumpkin season is coming to a close. Once December hits, everyone will forget about pumpkin spice goodies and moved on to gingerbread and peppermint treats. However, if you’re like me, your fall decorations … Continue reading

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Nov 2011
Pumpkin Roll

No Thanksgiving table is complete without a pumpkin roll! I for one, am not a huge fan of pies, so it was always my responsibility to bring the pumpkin roll. It is a relatively quick and easy, yet impressive dessert to … Continue reading

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Nov 2011
Brined Roasted Turkey

If you are searching for the perfect Thanksgiving turkey recipe…look no further. I made this recipe for the first time last Thanksgiving, and I will never go back to my old ways. This recipe makes the most moist, flavorful turkey that … Continue reading

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Nov 2011
Thanksgiving 101: Turkey Tips and Tricks

There are so many different questions about how to make the best turkey, especially at this time of year. Do you get a fresh or a frozen turkey? Brine it or baste it? Stuff it or leave it unstuffed? Where do you … Continue reading

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Nov 2011
Miniuature Pies

Serving food in bite size portions seems to be all the rage these days - mini slider burgers, mini deep dish pizzas, bite size lasagna, and now – mini pies! Not only are these tiny pies super cute, they work out … Continue reading

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Nov 2011
Cornbread Herb Stuffing

Some call it dressing, some call if stuffing, but whatever you call it, every Thanksgiving table needs a heaping dish of seasoned breadcrumbs saturated with butter, herbs and chicken broth. As I was looking through stuffing recipes, I couldn’t decide … Continue reading

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Nov 2011
Herbed Mashed Potatoes

Turkey is the obviously the super-star of every Thanksgiving meal, but mashed potatoes are without a doubt, their #1 sidekick. A turkey dinner is not complete without a huge mound of fluffy mashed potatoes on your plate, drowning in thick gravy. There … Continue reading

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