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Apple Cider Sangria

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 […]

Thanksgiving Tip:  Make Ahead Mashed Potatoes

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 […]

What To Do With Thanksgiving Leftovers

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, […]

Easy 7 Ingredient Thanksgiving Stuffing

Easy 7 Ingredient Thanksgiving Stuffing

We always like to change it up with stuffing, or dressing if your prefer varieties at Thanksgiving, but I think know this one is a keeper.  It’s moist on the inside, and a little crispy on top.  To my family, it’s the perfect stuffing.  For […]

Thanksgiving Planner – Get A Head Start on Thanksgiving Now with FREE Printables!

Thanksgiving Planner – Get A Head Start on Thanksgiving Now with FREE Printables!

Happy Thanksgiving!  Thanksgiving is one of my favorite months!  We always celebrate early with a Friendsgiving dinner with our family friends, and again a second time, just the three of us on Thanksgiving Day.  Most of the time, our second Thanksgiving is just appetizers while […]

Make Your Mashed Potatoes Stand Out this Thanksgiving with Simple Herbed Mashed Potatoes

Make Your Mashed Potatoes Stand Out this Thanksgiving with Simple Herbed Mashed Potatoes

Two simple ingredients turn everyday Mashed Potatoes into something special.  I absolutely LOVE mashed potatoes, and Herbed Mashed Potatoes are turning into my favorite way to eat them. I don’t know what it is about it, but by simply adding chives and parsley, my mashed […]

Turkey 101:  How To Brine A Turkey

Turkey 101: How To Brine A Turkey

Thanksgiving is just a few days away, and if you’re thinking of brining a turkey this year, follow these tips for a moist, flavorful bird! Brining a turkey is extremely easy, it has a basic ratio of water to salt and sugar that you can […]

5 Minute Shreddedd Brussels Sprouts

5 Minute Shreddedd Brussels Sprouts

These simple Shredded Brussels Sprouts are ready from pan to plate in only 5 minutes! Sooo…maybe I spoke too soon about the weather.  It is only 43 degrees right now!  Brrrrr…   It was pretty chilly last night too, and the weather made me want […]

Use Up Your Thanksgiving Leftovers To Make The Best Turkey Sandwich You’ve Ever Had | Easy Leftover Thanksgiving Turkey Sandwich Recipe | #FoolproofThanksgiving

Use Up Your Thanksgiving Leftovers To Make The Best Turkey Sandwich You’ve Ever Had | Easy Leftover Thanksgiving Turkey Sandwich Recipe | #FoolproofThanksgiving

  Ahhh… the big meal is done, and now to deal with all of those leftovers!  To me, I almost like the Thanksgiving leftovers more than I like Thanksgiving dinner!  These turkey sandwiches use leftover cranberry sauce, leftover cornbread and sausage stuffing and of course, […]

A Simple Thanksgiving Appetizer That Can You Can Make Ahead Of Time – Mini Italian Sausage Stuffed Mushrooms Recipe | #FoolproofThanksgiving

A Simple Thanksgiving Appetizer That Can You Can Make Ahead Of Time – Mini Italian Sausage Stuffed Mushrooms Recipe | #FoolproofThanksgiving

Yesterday, I shared something new for me at Mom’s Bistro, and shared a simple sewing tutorial for DIY Can Koozies in preparation for Christmas, but not until I wrote and shared that post did it hit me that we always seem to have a Thanksgiving […]

This Homemade Cranberry Sauce Will Be The Standout Dish At Your Thanksgiving Dinner | Easy Homemade Cranberry Sauce Recipe | #FoolproofThanksgiving

This Homemade Cranberry Sauce Will Be The Standout Dish At Your Thanksgiving Dinner | Easy Homemade Cranberry Sauce Recipe | #FoolproofThanksgiving

This was one of the first Thanksgiving recipes that I ever made from scratch.  The recipe is ready in about 30 minutes, and after one taste you’ll ditch the can forever!  All you need to make this Homemade Cranberry sauce is fresh cranberries, water, sugar […]

Get Ready For Thanksgiving With This Easy Make Ahead Cornbread and Sausage Stuffing Recipe | #FoolproofThanksgiving

Get Ready For Thanksgiving With This Easy Make Ahead Cornbread and Sausage Stuffing Recipe | #FoolproofThanksgiving

It’s savory, sweet, warm and a little bit crunchy – one of the stand out dishes at Thanksgiving, stuffing really is the ultimate comfort food.  Whether you refer to it as stuffing or dressing, it’s delicious!  This Cornbread and Sausage Stuffing is full of flavor […]

Follow These Simple Tips This Thanksgiving For The Perfect Mashed Potatoes | Best Ever Mashed Potatoes Recipe | #FoolproofThanksgiving

Follow These Simple Tips This Thanksgiving For The Perfect Mashed Potatoes | Best Ever Mashed Potatoes Recipe | #FoolproofThanksgiving

Mashed Potatoes and Turkey with Gravy together at Thanksgiving go together like peanut butter and jelly.  These pictures really do not do these mashed potatoes justice – I was rushed at dinner time, and didn’t have a chance to get any good pics, but I […]

Turn Skeptics Into Believers With This Thanksgiving With This Easy Brussels Sprouts with Bacon Recipe | #FoolproofThanksgiving

Turn Skeptics Into Believers With This Thanksgiving With This Easy Brussels Sprouts with Bacon Recipe | #FoolproofThanksgiving

Not only is this recipe easy to make and ready in about 30 minutes, it’ll turn any brussels sprouts hater into a brussels sprouts in lover in one simple bite! If you want to make these brussels sprouts ahead of time so that on Thanksgiving […]

Easy Homemade Thanksgiving Dinner Rolls with Honey Butter | Homemade Dinner Roll and Honey Butter Recipe

Easy Homemade Thanksgiving Dinner Rolls with Honey Butter | Homemade Dinner Roll and Honey Butter Recipe

It’s the extras that make Thanksgiving Dinner such an ordeal.  These foolproof recipes for dinner rolls with honey butter are easy enough to prepare ahead of time and are the little extras that make a good Thanksgiving great! When I say these rolls are super easy, […]

10 Kitchen Tools You Need To Make Thanksgiving Foolproof | #FoolproofThanksgiving

10 Kitchen Tools You Need To Make Thanksgiving Foolproof | #FoolproofThanksgiving

Preparing for Thanksgiving can be a lot of work!  As we make our way through November, and start to see all of the great Thanksgiving sales at our local grocery stores, food seems to take over our minds, and often times we forget about the […]