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10 Thanksgiving Side Dish Recipes

November 25, 2014 Food

Are you still planning your Thanksgiving Day menu? Or have you been asked to bring something to someone else’s house for the feast? Here are ten side dish recipes that would be great for any Thanksgiving table! Baked Acorn Squash with Maple Glaze Recipe & Photo: The Kitchen Is My Playground I love how simple […]

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Infographic: How To Carve Up Your Thanksgiving Calories

November 23, 2014 Food

This Thursday most of us will sit down to an enormous amount of food on the table and throw caution to the wind with what we eat. To help myself, and all of you, I found this infographic which gives us an idea of the size of the portions we should be taking and approximate […]

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St. Louis Restaurants Serving Thanksgiving

November 23, 2014 Food

Not up to cooking Thanksgiving dinner this year? No problem. Here are some of the restaurants open on Thanksgiving in the St. Louis area that will do all the work for you! Brick House Tavern & Tap Chesterfield Valley Hours: 4pm-Close Regular menu Tucanos Brazilian Grill St. Charles Price: Adults $29.95, Children 7-12 $11.95, Under […]

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Orange Spiced Pumpkin Martini for Thanksgiving

November 21, 2014 Food

Who needs pumpkin pie? Instead how about this Orange Spiced Pumpkin Martini? Yes please! For this week’s cocktail recipe I found another great idea for next week’s big meal. This easy to make martini would be the perfect ending to a Thanksgiving meal – with or without a slice of pumpkin pie on the side. […]

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Meatball Mania Recipe Collection: great meatball appetizer recipes for holiday parties

November 18, 2014 Food

Party season is here and that means all those wonderful little appetizers. Meatballs are always a hit with guests. Make them small enough to be one bite, find some cute toothpicks that match the theme of your party and serve up a platter of delicious. In case you are stuck in a rut with the […]

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Infographic: Holiday Tastes and Traditions

November 15, 2014 Food

This week’s infographic is some fun facts about holiday tastes and traditions. Take a look at this trivia and impress your friends and family at the Thanksgiving table! What is your favorite fact from the infographic? Infographic provided by Grains For Your Brain  

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Cranberry Wine Delight Recipe

November 14, 2014 Food

Even if you don’t care for that can of cranberry sauce on Thanksgiving you can still love this cocktail, Cranberry Wine Delight. A delightful cocktail that may just help you deal with Crazy Uncle Bob or even your mom’s criticism of how dry your turkey is (even though it really isn’t). Cranberry Wine Delight Frozen […]

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Chicken Pot Pie Soup with Cheddar Drop Biscuits Recipe

November 11, 2014 Food

My latest recipe is for Chicken Pot Pie Soup with Cheddar Drop Biscuits. This was dinner last night, and lunch today, and is so comforting and warm. The soup is also pretty easy to make and drop biscuits are super simple. I originally found this recipe for Creamy Chicken Pot Pie Soup with Parmesan Drop […]

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Must Have Thanksgiving Cooking Essentials

November 8, 2014 Food

Are you cooking Thanksgiving dinner this year? Now is the time to check your cooking items to make sure you have all the Thanksgiving essentials you will need to prepare your feast. You may have some of these items but look at the condition and see if it is time to replace them with newer […]

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Pomegranate Blueberry Frosted Sangria Recipe

November 7, 2014 Food

Having a party this holiday season? Instead of individual cocktails why not try mixing up a big batch of Pom-Blueberry Frosted Sangria for your guests. You can easily make this ahead of time and multiply the recipe for as much as you need. This sangria would be great in a giant serving container with a […]

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