Cranberry Relish

I just have to start this post out with a pet peeve of mine. I started seeing Christmas stuff in the stores around the end of September. What happened to enjoying the fall, Halloween and Thanksgiving before we started worrying about Christmas? I hate the consumerism society we live in now. It used to be…

Picture Updates to the Fresh Green Bean Casserole

I made the green bean casserole this past weekend, since I had beautiful green beans in the fridge and comfort food was on the menu because it was so cold outside. As I was working on it, I remembered that I had posted the recipe at Thanksgiving without any pictures.  Well that’s all changed now!…

Healthy Ways to Use Up the Thanksgiving Leftovers

Today is the first day to start figuring out how to use up the leftovers from our Thanksgiving meal which was yesterday.  It was wonderfully yummy and I ate so much (I always set out with the intentions of not overeating but I always fail). When it’s rosemary and lemon roasted turkey, red skinned mashed potatoes (complete with…

Helpful Tips for Roasting and Craving the Thanksgiving Turkey

With Thanksgiving only a few days away I hope you have your turkey in the fridge defrosting (unless you’re buying fresh) or it probably won’t be defrosted in time. I thought I would share Turkey cooking and craving tips from these great sources.  For the roasting tips, I agree with everything he does except remember to…