Best Cranberry Sauce

Today marks the blizzard of 2015 in Michigan.  I decided that I was longing for some Thanksgiving food, so I made the easiest and quickest dish……Cranberry Sauce.  My family asks me to bring it each year.  If they only knew how easy it was, they would ask me to bring much more.    Here is […]

Best Thanksgiving Stuffing Balls

You may wonder why you are seeing a Thanksgiving recipe after the holiday.  I am putting  up this post for mostly selfish reasons.  I would like to have a visual record about how to make the best Thanksgiving stuffing balls next year.  My Facebook friend Drew is the mastermind behind these treats; he told me […]

Thanksgiving Treats for Kids

If you are looking for some last-minute Thanksgiving treats for kids, Norene, from Party has great ideas.   She was kind enough to allow me to share these photos and offers tutorials on her site. 1. Sweet Thanksgiving Table – A graham cracker serves as the table for this miniature meal, complete with turkey, green beans and […]

Butternut Squash Soup Recipe

Fall is the perfect time for soup.  I recently attended a cooking class about  at Schoolcraft College and made the most delicious roasted butternut squash soup. Here is the recipe: 4 tsp. Garlic, minced 4 tsp. Ginger, minced 1 cup Celery, small dice 1 cup Leeks, white party only, medium dice 1 cup Granny smith […]

Thanksgiving Side Dish – German Potato Salad Recipe

Potatoes with a kick is one way to describe German potato salad.    It is an ideal fall food, perfect as a Thanksgiving side dish.  Last night, during a cooking class, I had the chance to make and taste the best German potato salad. What made it especially good, was the subtle flavor.  Most German […]

Thanksgiving Favors

Giving little table gifts is a perfect way to give thanks to your guests.  Not only can they be delicious and useful, but also be great Thanksgiving table decorations.  Here are some ideas for Thanksgiving Favors: Personalized Apple Cider Packets –  You can either purchase them or make your own by printing labels on your computer […]