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Thanksgiving

Herbed Stuffing

Herbed Stuffing

Herbed Stuffing compliments that gorgeously browned and moist turkey sitting center stage on your Thanksgiving table. Perhaps we could even call it the co-star of this annual performance. Let’s not disappoint our audience of loved ones! This is a variation one I acquired years ago through Pampered  […]

Herbed Turkey Stock

Herbed Turkey Stock

Herbed Turkey Stock is the perfect base for your Thanksgiving turkey gravy and those slippery dumplings, should you desire an Eastern Shore flare to this holiday! This can be made up to 3 days ahead of time, which gives you one less item to worry […]

Herbed Oyster Dressing

Herbed Oyster Dressing

  One of my grandmother’s most memorable side dishes was her Herbed Oyster Dressing. I am her namesake and fortunately, I love to cook for my family as often as I can like she did! Although I was quite young when she became unable to […]

Sweet Potato Fluff

Sweet Potato Fluff

  Sweet Potato Fluff  is another Thanksgiving tradition passed down by Grandma Timm(Timmons). All of her children expected this, and slick dumplings, whenever she came for Thanksgiving dinner. She arrived with her apron on ready to roll!  This delectable side dish continues on in her absence on her children and grand-children’s tables. […]

Savory Crock Pot Turkey Breast

Savory Crock Pot Turkey Breast

It’s that time of year! Kelly, an 8th grade English teacher,  asked me to prepare the turkey breasts like I did last year for the school’s mentoring program, I was delighted to participate. Last year had the middle  school hallways smelling like home with 3 crock […]

Baked Pineapple

Baked Pineapple

Introduced to Baked Pineapple by my sister-in-law Barb many years ago, this has remained a must-have for my Thanksgiving table. A little bit of sweet to compliment the savory, I always say. Simple ingredients for an impressive side dish with which your little assistants could help. All you […]

Sausage Biscuits

Sausage Biscuits

  Thanksgiving morning is bustling with activity in the kitchen as side dishes and turkey are being prepped for the feast. Sausage Biscuits are the expected breakfast of the day. An aroma of sage sausage lures them into the kitchen. The grandchildren pop one into […]

Cranberry Orange Honey Butter

Cranberry Orange Honey Butter

Are you looking for something other than bland butter to spread on those wonderful fall and holiday bakery-style items? This Cranberry Orange Honey Butter is it! What a  perfect spread for pumpkin bread, gingerbread, cornbread or yes, even my Sweet Potato Dream Biscuits ! These are the only […]