Potato Stacks

I can't believe that Thanksgiving is almost here! Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays, but I guess that shouldn't surprise anyone, as it includes food.  I'm not the biggest fan of turkey, so my favorite part of dinner is all of the side dishes.  Potatoes are always a staple on our … [Read more...]

Leftover Turkey Casserole

My family cooks a very large turkey so that there is always a lot of leftovers.  Wherever we go for Thanksgiving dinner, we are always sent home with lots of leftover turkey.  This is a great casserole that can use the leftover turkey and only adds a few other ingredients.  It is a great idea for … [Read more...]

Pumpkin Pie

With Thanksgiving tomorrow, I decided to make the classic Thanksgiving dessert, Pumpkin Pie.  We always have Pumpkin Pie as one of many Thanksgiving desserts.  This year my mom said that she wasn't going to make it, so I decided to make it.  I thought it would be really difficult, but it was … [Read more...]

Green Bean Casserole

Green Bean Casserole is a classic Thanksgiving side dish. I love the French-fried onions on top.    My mother-in-law always serves this at her Thanksgiving dinners and it is a good side dish and tasty way to make green beans. Green Bean CasseroleRecipe from Betty Crocker Cookbook: Bridal Edition1 … [Read more...]

Pilgrim Hat Cookies

I saw variations of these Pilgrim Hat Cookies on Pinterest and I thought they looked really fun.  They will be a great treat to make with my son, Aaron, once he gets older.  They are also really tasty too!! I plan to make more of these for Thanksgiving dessert and they can even be used as place card … [Read more...]

Pumpkin Cupcakes

These Pumpkin Cupcakes with Streusel Topping are a great fall dessert.  They are a great alternative to Pumpkin Pie for Thanksgiving dessert. I made them for my son's play group, since my husband is not the biggest fan of pumpkin. They are very good, with a great pumpkin flavor, and the pudding … [Read more...]

Carrots Glazed with Brown Sugar

Thanksgiving is coming up so soon, I can't believe how fast the fall has gone.  The next couple posts will contain food that can be served for Thanksgiving.  Carrots Glazed with Brown Sugar is one of my family's Thanksgiving staples and I can't remember a Thanksgiving at my parent's house without my … [Read more...]