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Adventures in Everyday Entertaining

Yum, Yum Thanksgiving

After being thankful for the fellowship found with family and friends, I am always thankful to all the delicious foods that can be found on and around Thanksgiving!  Still tweaking … Continue reading

November 22, 2013 · 26 Comments

Holiday Entertaining: Sage Dinner Rolls

You’ll have to forgive the picture for not being mine.  In the rush of getting everything served for our ‘Thankful with Friends’ dinner party this past weekend, I failed to … Continue reading

November 21, 2012 · 13 Comments

2LC: Holiday Entertaining – Cremini and Shitake Mushroom Stuffing

Stuffing is considered a staple of the Thanksgiving meal.  For this year’s ‘Thankful with Friends’, I needed to make sure the stuffing was not only vegetarian, but vegan as well.  … Continue reading

November 21, 2012 · 10 Comments

Holiday Entertaining: Don’t Forget Pie!

We love pie in our household.  And there is a bit of a reason.  My pie recipes have been passed down from my family and they are extremely great!  That … Continue reading

November 20, 2012 · 9 Comments

Holiday Entertaining: Mini Cornbread Muffins, Gluten-Free

Cornbread is the perfect option for your gluten-free guest this Thanksgiving.  The recipe I used comes from With Style & Grace, which focuses on delicious gluten-free recipes. Mini Cornbread Muffins … Continue reading

November 20, 2012 · 7 Comments

Holiday Entertaining: Gluten-Free Rosemary Pan Gravy

I love gravy.  Pour it on my turkey, pour it on my mashed potatoes, I love it.  But it can also be my cooking nemesis.  Making excellent gravy is an … Continue reading

November 20, 2012 · 7 Comments

Holiday Entertaining: Brined Roast Turkey

The star — the main attraction!  For many, that is the turkey at Thanksgiving.  Our turkey came from our local butcher, Westphalia Market, and was raised on a small farm. … Continue reading

November 20, 2012 · 12 Comments

Holiday Entertaining: Balsamic Roasted Sweet Potatoes with Walnuts and Cranberries

I really enjoy sweet potatoes.  And I love creating new and different ways to enjoy them!  This is a very tasty dish with some great flavor combinations.  To keep the … Continue reading

November 19, 2012 · 9 Comments

Holiday Entertaining: Sour Cream Mashed Potatoes — Super Sized

Mashed Potatoes are always a staple at Thanksgiving.  But the trick is taking your normal recipe that you use to serve a handful of people — and turning it into … Continue reading

November 19, 2012 · 6 Comments

Holiday Entertaining: Maple-Roasted Acorn Squash

To me acorn squash goes with maple the same way that peanut butter goes with jelly.  It’s just always going to be a winning combination. This is a fun and … Continue reading

November 19, 2012 · 9 Comments