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Build Your Thanksgiving Meal

Here is your one stop shop for putting together a super delicious Thanksgiving menu! Take your pick out of each of the categories below. You will be sure to find the main dish, side dishes, and desserts that will keep everyone going coming for more! Main Dish Turkey/Chicken: -Want to be really ambitious? Learn How to Brine a […]

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Apple Sage Stuffing

  This recipe is derived from my mom’s wonderfully delicious stuffing recipe. It’s pretty close to hers except I added apples and the celery/onion ratio is a little different. Any stuffing I make is a tribute to my mom. I love her, she’s awesome, and growing up I was On bangs week nice body. Magnesium […]

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Sweet Cranberry Sauce

I love making my own cranberry sauce, I have tried many different variations and I finally made up one that I won’t go back on. I really don’t think I will ever need to change my recipe after this! I am SO EXCITED ABOUT IT!

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Ben’s Pie Crust

My brother came home from cross country practice one day with a recipe. Apparently his coaches wife made the teams pies and Ben asked her for the recipe! He simply threw all the ingredients together at once and mixed it together (not knowing the usual process of making a pie crust, this didn’t seem like […]

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Christmas Treats Kids Can Make

Christmas is such a wonderful time to make memories! I am so blessed to have a childhood full of wonderful memories in the kitchen of my home. Now that I’m a parent I make sure to take the time to create those same type of memories for my children. If you don’t have children of […]

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Christmas Breakfast Ideas

My family always had a huge Christmas Eve dinner, and then we had  huge Christmas Day breakfast. We never did a Christmas day dinner. So naturally I have a ton of Christmas breakfast ideas!

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Rice Pudding

Every Christmas growing up my mom made rice pudding. To be honest, as a kid I didn’t really like it. I would eat it every year though in honor of the tradition. When I eat it now, however, I wonder how I never liked it!!! It’s the most delicious, wonderful, creamy dish ever.

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Christmas Ham Glaze

Ham is my family’s meat of choice for our Christmas Eve meal. I know a lot of families do a Christmas Day feast but in my family growing up, we always did our big meal on Christmas Eve. We keep that tradition going. We like just being able to eat left overs on Christmas day and relax! […]

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Swirled Sugar Cookie

I’ve shared my sister’s softest sugar cookie recipe with you before. It is such an easy recipe as far as sugar cookies go. No need to refrigerate the dough or anything. Plus, they really do turn out soft…every time!

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Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

My sister shared this family recipe, coming from her husband’s side of the family. That is one awesome thing about all of me and my sisters being married, we married in to some awesome recipes that we in turn get to share with each other! On that note, this recipe is awesome. My sister told […]

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