Thanksgiving Menu Scheming

Appetizers: “Pumpkin Pie” cheese appetizers (If I have time and feel Pinteresty) Apple cider sangria No Knead Bread (with olive oil) Veggie platter Dinner and Sides: Garlic mashed potatoes (maybe baked and crusted with cheese) Basic cranberry sauce Sweet potato casserole (made by my aunt, I’m sure) Experimenting with the turkey—more aromatics, I think Cornbread stuffing with … More Thanksgiving Menu Scheming

Thanksgiving Cometh!

So it hit me that today is the eleventh (a big thanks to our Veterans out there!) and I still don’t have a Thanksgiving plan. I sat up this Google Doc with dishes, who’s preparing them and some of the things we’ll need for each of them.  As Thanksgiving nears, I’ll go in and highlight … More Thanksgiving Cometh!


It seems like the world is in a bit of a time warp.  Saturday, I went out grocery shopping at our Wal-mart Neighborhood Market and they were putting up their wreaths and Christmas trees. Halloween hasn’t even happened yet!  Could this not wait one more week?  I’m no stranger to the Christmas Creep, and you … More Fastforward