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Stress-Free Thanksgiving Dinner Menu

Stress-Free Thanksgiving Dinner Menu

| November 16, 2013 | 3 Comments

Thanksgiving is coming. Are you ready? Whether you are new to the kitchen or looking for a delicious menu that won’t leave you pulling your hair out, this Stress-Free Thanksgiving Dinner Menu is a perfect compromise between tradition and ease of preparation. Featuring a roasted split turkey breast and several make-ahead side dishes, this Thanksgiving […]

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Easy Roasted Lemon Pesto Turkey

Easy Roasted Lemon Pesto Turkey

| November 15, 2013 | 1 Comment

This recipe for Easy Roasted Lemon Pesto Turkey is brought to you by Betty Crocker and Butterball. All opinions are my own. Over the summer, my family and I moved to a new-to-us house not far from our old one. In doing so, we gained some amazing spaces that give us room for reading, homework, […]

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Pumpkin Pecan Bars

Pumpkin Pecan Bars

| November 13, 2013 | 12 Comments

Looking for a pumpkin pie alternative for Thanksgiving? These Pumpkin Pecan Bars are bite sized treats that combine the deliciousness of pumpkin pie and pecan pie into one unforgettable bar. This year, for the first time in years, our Thanksgiving celebration will include a big dessert spread. That’s not to say that we don’t usually […]

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Roasted Lemon Rosemary Split Turkey Breast

Roasted Lemon Rosemary Split Turkey Breast

| November 12, 2013 | 4 Comments

Looking for an easy Thanksgiving turkey recipe that doesn’t require cooking the whole bird? This Roasted Lemon Rosemary Split Turkey Breast is simple and easy — and totally ready for any Thanksgiving menu. So Thanksgiving. You know those memories of gathering around the dinner table with your family and digging into your mom’s special dressing […]

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Lemon Garlic Roasted Green Beans

Lemon Garlic Roasted Green Beans

| November 9, 2013 | 9 Comments

Give your Thanksgiving side dishes a little extra oomph this year. These zesty Lemon Garlic Roasted Green Beans are tender and fragrant — and absolutely delicious. We are two weeks and six days from Thanksgiving. Not that I am counting of course … but seriously, I can’t wait. The food! The family! The football! And […]

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Apple Gingerbread Bars (Christmas Cookies)

Apple Gingerbread Bars (Christmas Cookies)

| November 8, 2013 | 4 Comments

Apple pie meets gingerbread men in these fabulous, easy Apple Gingerbread Bars — perfect Christmas cookies for holiday baking. This recipe was created for my client, Pillsbury, but all opinions are my own. Like most kids, if my two littles had their way, we’d be digging into dessert every night. We don’t by any stretch, […]

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Mini Sweet Potato Casseroles (You’ll Love These Thanksgiving Leftovers!)

Mini Sweet Potato Casseroles (You’ll Love These Thanksgiving Leftovers!)

| November 6, 2013 | 7 Comments

I am a member of the Collective Bias® Social Fabric® Community. This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper insights study for Collective Bias and its client. Looking for a quick and easy side dish for Thanksgiving? These Mini Sweet Potato Casseroles are perfect — and, for sweet potato lovers like me, […]

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Roasted Shrimp Cocktail with Spicy Sriracha Cocktail Sauce

Roasted Shrimp Cocktail with Spicy Sriracha Cocktail Sauce

| November 4, 2013 | 15 Comments

This quick and easy last-minute appetizer recipe for Roasted Shrimp Cocktail with Spicy Sriracha Cocktail Sauce was created for the Whole Foods Market Thanksgiving Table series with Kitchen PLAY. All opinions are my own. There are some people who have their Thanksgiving menu finalized in October, their shopping list all prepared and their table set […]

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Pan Seared Shredded Brussels Sprouts and Apples (The American Diabetes Association Vegetarian Cookbook)

Pan Seared Shredded Brussels Sprouts and Apples (The American Diabetes Association Vegetarian Cookbook)

| September 30, 2013 | 8 Comments

This post about a quick and easy recipe for Pan Seared Shredded Brussels Sprouts and Apples is sponsored by the ADA in conjunction with Kitchen PLAY. You may already know this. Or maybe not. But for five years, beginning in my mid-high school years, I was a vegetarian. And I loved it. It all started […]

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More Than 30 Recipes for Enjoying Thanksgiving Leftovers in New Ways

More Than 30 Recipes for Enjoying Thanksgiving Leftovers in New Ways

| November 23, 2012 | 8 Comments

Hope you had a wonderful, happy and delicious Thanksgiving yesterday! Ours was just perfect — filled with family, ridiculous amounts of food and our favorite traditions (like going around the table and all saying what we’re thankful for). Our table was overflowing with nine side dishes, a juicy rotisserie turkey and a crave-worthy gravy. And […]

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