Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving.  Everything You Need to Plan a Foolproof Thanksgiving.  Recipes, Plans & Thanksgiving Tips.

Classic Thanksgiving Stuffing

This Classic Thanksgiving Stuffing is an easy to make Thanksgiving side dish that everyone will love.  Whether you call it stuffing or dressing, it’s the ultimate comfort food and arguably a standout dish at Thanksgiving.  My Thanksgiving Stuffing is a variation of Mom Z’s Stuffing – a recipe that I found […]

Green Bean Casserole + Homemade Cream of Mushroom Soup

Green Bean Casserole is a classic Thanksgiving side dish that everyone loves! Fresh green beans mixed with homemade cream of mushroom soup and topped crunchy french fried onions then baked until golden and bubbly makes the perfect accompaniment to any holiday meal. I didn’t have Green Bean Casserole for the […]

Buttermilk Brined Cajun Turkey + How To Spatchcock Turkey

If you’re looking for the fastest way to cook a juicy Thanksgiving turkey, the answer is a Buttermilk Brine and Spatchcocking!  If you’re wondering what spatchcocking is, it’s a fancy way of saying butterflying.  Spatchcocking allows the turkey to cook as evenly as possible, allowing the legs to reach a […]

What To Do With Leftover Mashed Potatoes

Mashed Potatoes are one of my favorite parts of Thanksgiving dinner.  Especially when they are smothered with turkey gravy!  But what do you do with the leftover mashed potatoes when you’ve already had your leftover Thanksgiving dinner?  Cheesy Mashed Potato Pancakes! My pregnant self was craving hash browns after our […]

Apple Cider Sangria

Apple Cider Sangria is the perfect addition to any Thanksgiving dinner! I always tend to forget about making fun drinks during the holidays, and usually just resort to wine and beer.  And while wine and beer definitely work, it’s not very festive.  At our Friendsgiving this past weekend, I served […]

Thanksgiving Tip: Make Ahead Mashed Potatoes

Oven and stove space can be hard to find on Thanksgiving, and that can be extremely frustrating.  By planning ahead and preparing, not only will you save time on Thanksgiving Day, but there will be one less pot to worry about keeping warm and then having to clean. Mashed Potatoes […]

Thanksgiving Turkey Veggie Tray

All of the kids loved how cute this Turkey Veggie Tray was at Friendsgiving! For some reason, I always forget a veggie tray, so this year, I made sure it was part of my menu.  I didn’t just want to serve a simple veggie tray, like the ones you see […]

What To Do With Thanksgiving Leftovers

There is so much that you can do with Thanksgiving Leftovers; Turkey Soup, Stuffing Waffles, Turkey Sandwiches.  Making something else with leftovers is easy, but figuring out ho to send guests home with leftovers can be frustrating. How do you send leftovers home?  For us, we dish out our tupperware […]