Is Thanksgiving Ham more your speed?

Although turkey is the traditional Thanksgiving entree, some folks like a baked ham for the […]

How to Roast a Turkey

It occurred to us that we had no directions for the basic Roasted Turkey that […]

Jean’s Delicious Cheesy Potato Casserole

Almost 22 years ago, I met my in-laws for the very first time. Dave had […]

Garlic mashed potatoes

Garlic mashed potatoes are another traditional holiday side dish. I don’t generally freeze this (and […]

Quick, easy hors d’oeuvres

The trickiest thing about hors d’oeuvres is spelling it. I often revert to just saying […]

How to Grill a Turkey

Sixteen years ago, I grilled my first turkey and have never looked back. I can’t […]

Homemade Chestnut Dressing

This weekend, I received an email from my young friend, Molly. Molly is the same […]

Excellent Victorian Stuffing

I found a recipe for Victorian stuffing in my Rodale Basic Natural Foods Cookbook, which […]

Mom’s Thanksgiving turkey stuffing

This Thanksgiving stuffing recipe is one that my mother does perfectly–a really basic recipe that […]

Sweet Potato Praline Casserole

Around the holidays, I’m always looking for ways to do things in advance. This sweet […]

Basic Candied Sweet Potato Casserole

Basic Sweet potato casserole with miniature marshmallows on the top is one of those traditional […]

Bacon-wrapped Water Chestnuts

This is a tried and true favorite in my husband’s family. In fact, it’s really […]

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Brining a Turkey?

As we’re looking ahead to next week’s big Thanksgiving Dinner, for most of us, the […]

Microwave Caramel Corn

My friend Bev recently brought an enormous vat of this caramel corn to a “Robin […]

Best of 2008 – Top Ten–no, TWENTY– Recipes from My Sister’s Kitchen

We’ve been thinking about all the fabulous, amazing food that we’ve shared with delightful guests […]

Apricot Brandy Pound Cake

My grad-school friend Tamara recently wrote on her Facebook wall that she was going to […]

Christmas Menus in My Sister’s Kitchen

Barb and I agreed it would be fun to share a snapshot of what’s going […]

Individual Apple Tarts

I’ve waited to post this until now, because it is a simple recipe that makes […]

Tres Leches Cake (3 Milks Cake)

My friend Briva  shared this traditional dessert recipe with me. Briva writes: Tres Leches Cake […]