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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 | 11 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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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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Giving Thanks

Giving Thanks

| November 21, 2012 | 4 Comments

It feels like just yesterday, the kids and I were settling in back at our house after a summer spent in the sand and surf. Now, all of a sudden, we’re bundling up and staring down the holidays. Where’d the time go? Tomorrow’s dinner is already in production. Two side dishes are made. A third […]

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Stress-Free Thanksgiving: 3 Ways to Save Money on Your Meal

Stress-Free Thanksgiving: 3 Ways to Save Money on Your Meal

| November 20, 2012 | 3 Comments

The kids and I are about to hit the grocery store for our Thanksgiving supplies. But first, I have a few tips for how you can eat well without overspending this Thanksgiving. 1. Pay attention to price tags It’s easy to glance at price tags and only see the big numbers. But a closer look […]

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Thanksgiving Menu Planning Do’s and Don’ts (And My Thanksgiving Menu 2012)

Thanksgiving Menu Planning Do’s and Don’ts (And My Thanksgiving Menu 2012)

| November 19, 2012 | 2 Comments

Three days to Thanksgiving! Are you ready? Listen, even if you aren’t all planned, purchased and prepped yet, it’s okay. You can totally do this. Just sit down and make a list of the dishes you want to serve. Next, gather the recipes and make a list of what you need (be sure to note […]

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