Tag Archives: holiday cooking

Thanksgiving Dinner Rehearsal

It is that time of year! As much as I love the tried & true traditional Thanksgiving dishes that are such a part of my holiday psyche, I am always looking for something new. One can only eat so much … Continue reading

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Too much time thinking about food…

Planning all these holiday meals has taken considerable time and brain power, this year.   That’s not a whine, it just has.  Between the brainstorming for ideas, looking for new recipes, the combat grocery shopping, and coordinating with all the … Continue reading

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Guinea Pig Recipes

Do you try different recipes for your holiday meal or stick to the tried-and-true?  I try to sneak one new recipe or food into these time-intensive dinners.  I mean, why not?  All that work should include a little adventure, yah? … Continue reading

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Not Quite Homemade

Start with this. add 3 bags of pretzel rods, 2 boys, and 3 varieties of sprinkles I can’t quite call these homemade, but the boys thought this was great fun and a most excellent treat. Bundle a handful with a … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Preparation

I sat down this evening to think through our Thanksgiving plans.  I do love to plan for the holidays.  While doing this, memories of holidays past come to mind so freely.  I see my mother plan, make her notes (steno … Continue reading

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