45 Recipes for Thanksgiving

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Still need some ideas for your Thanksgiving feast or a dish to bring over? Well, you’ll be happy to hear I’ve got you covered, from breakfast to appetizers, the whole bird to side dishes, and of course a delicious array of fall desserts! For...

Classic Pumpkin Pie

Pumpkin Pie

When it comes to pumpkin pie, my husband is the true fanatic since, sorry to say, I prefer a good piece of cake. But with Thanksgiving right around the corner, I figured I’d give his favorite fall treat a whirl and see if I...

Artichoke Stuffed Baked Potato Bites

Artichoke Stuffed Baked Potato Bites

From  happy hours to girls’ nights, my neighborhood has pretty frequent get togethers and I’m always on the lookout for something tasty to bring along with a bottle of wine. Personally, I like two-bite treats like these, and I find they make for easy...

Pumpkin Cinnamon Rolls with Maple Cream Cheese Glaze

Pumpkin Cinnamon Rolls

Whenever I used to see a recipe for cinnamon rolls, I would look at it with longing and envy. Longing because, well, who does love a piping hot pan of fresh cinnamon rolls staring at them from behind the computer screen (or better yet,...

Acorn Squash Soup with Swiss Crostini

Acorn Squash Soup

There’s nothing I love more during the cool fall months than cozying up to a bowl of hot, homemade soup. And this recipe from Sargento for a deliciously thick, spicy acorn squash soup topped with a crusty slice of toasted baguette and Swiss cheese...

Mini Caramel Apples

Mini Caramel Apples

Hello, ghosts, goblins and fellow foodies! I have a fun one for you today, just in time for Halloween and straight to you from the table of my costume party this past Saturday. Even an entire lazy Sunday wasn’t enough time to recuperate from...

Homemade Whole Wheat Pancake Mix

Whole Wheat Pancake Mix Recipe

Homemade whole wheat-cinnamon pancake mix like this one is a wonderful gift idea, or nice just to pull from your own pantry. Pancake mix made with whole wheat flour is fiber-rich and nutritious, chock full of calcium and iron, and guaranteed to keep you...

Homemade Apple Cider Syrup

Apple Cider Syrup

I’ve had a curiosity for homemade maple syrup for a while now, but since my mood has been tending towards autumn overdrive lately, I decided that I’d like to try a spin on my favorite pancake accessory. This apple cider pancake syrup is incredibly...

Rosemary & Sea Salt Parker House Rolls

Rosemary Sea Salt Parker House Rolls

This Thanksgiving, I was planning on crowding into my aunt and uncle’s cozy brick home in Massachusetts, where every year they host a 40-person celebration with my whole family, two turkeys and a ham, lots of wine and roaring laughter. This year, though, plans...

Creamy Chicken Alfredo with Red Pepper, Broccoli and Mushrooms

Chicken Alfredo with Red Pepper, Broccoli and Portobello Mushrooms

Even if the temperatures in Austin are still sizzling, there’s nothing I love more than pretending it’s cold outside with a hearty, warm meal. After all, swimsuit season is over and I think that means we can all step away from the scale and...