Category Archives: Thanksgiving

Where have we been?

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Life has gotten pretty busy around here and apologize for the lack of posts. However we have been sharing often on our Facebook page. Hope you have followed us there. If not you can follow us here I thought I would share what is on my IPHONE that we have still be busy, being mom…

Pumpkin Cake with Pumpkin Spice Buttercream – Rose Cake

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I am by no means a professional. In fact I have just now tried making my own cakes. I have always baked but never tried to make them look pretty. This is my 1st attempt to my favorite cake over at I Am Baker.  I love this cake. Mine is no where as pretty as…

Turkey Bundles – Our favorite leftover dish

One of our favorite dishes using left over Thanksgiving Turkey. My kids look forward to this dish every year. In fact we are having this for dinner tonight!! It is easy to make- and goes great with your left over Thanksgiving sides as well!!  (This recipe can be used with Chicken if you don’t have…

Our Thanksgiving 2011

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Hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving!! We sure did. Lots of family, friends and food to be had :)  Here are a few highlights of our table and fun Adult’s Table Kids table Kids Table with Turkey Lollipop center piece Big kids table Kids table Our delicious bird made by Chef Chad- MOIST!!!!! Our family…

Happy Thanksgiving 2011

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HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!! We hope that everyone has a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday with your friends and family today. We have so much to be thankful for this year! We are also so thankful for our wonderful readers and blog followers. We enjoy everyone we have gotten to know and sharing with you. Enjoy your day!!! GOBBLE…

Cute Turkey Thanksgiving Place Cards

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I saw these on Pinterest.  (Lately alot of my projects are coming from there!! HAHA) I loved them so much I wanted to make my own. They were alot of fun. I picked out 3 fabrics from my stash. :)  You need very little fabric. Scraps would work just great. I made 14 place cards…

Turkey Lollipops – Thanksgiving Friends

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I found this idea on Pinterest. Soon as I saw them I knew I wanted to make them!!  I had everything already here at home. Made 18 of these little guys for my daughter to take to school before they let out for Thanksgiving Break. Lollipops – Tootsie roll ones work the best.  (Gotta love…

Fall Pumpkin Pie Spiced Buttercream Cucpcakes

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  These cupcakes are super fun!  Nothing difficult at all, yet they look fancy smancy Perfect for the Thanksgiving/Fall Holiday upon us!! This is definitely a “cheater cake” recipe. Except for the frosting everything else is from a mix Let’s start with assembling the Acorns. You will need MINI sized Nilla Wafers…. Chocolate Kisses…. Mini…

Pumpkin Cheesecake – A-MAZING!!

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I really should have taken a photo of it nicely plated for you. However it never lasts that long. By the time it hits the plate, someone has taken it to eat. IT IS THAT GOOD!! We have made many different pumpkin cheesecakes over the year. This one TAKES THE CAKE Seriously! What I forgot…

Left over Turkey? NO PROBLEM!! Turkey Bundles

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We have many names for this in my home. Turkey Bundles, Turkey Pockets, Turkey Rolls. Whatever we call it but it = MAJOR YUMMY DINNER!! I actually make this more than once a year. I boil up some chicken breast and will make a few times in fact. This recipe is MY all time favorite!!!…

Juiciest Turkey EVER! (gravy too!)

This recipe is so legit, that I have done this for the 4th year in a row!! And it has been juicy EVERY single year!! What you will need 1- 15 lb Turkey (I had two 15lbers for thanksgiving to make) 32oz Chicken Stock of your choice 1 stick butter Parsley Salt Pepper Roasting Pan…

Sausage Stuffing

My mother in law made this for dinner at her house last week. We enjoyed it so much, we got the recipe from her and made it the very next day for Thanksgiving. It was a huge hit with our 21 guests at the dinner table that afternoon. EASY EASY!! It is not 100% from…

Pumpkin Crisp

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This is a fun dish to make. Easy and delicious. It taste great with fresh whipped cream or even vanilla ice cream when it is nice and hot! YUM YUM!! My family and company enjoyed this. And its a great change up for the holiday!     ENJOY!!

Pumpkin Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Yes as you can see we are on a pumpkin kick. We butchered a pumpkin earlier in the week. So this was fresh/never frozen pumpkin. YUM. My son’s birthday was yesterday and he actually requested not a store bought cake. Which he usually does (because it usually is a theme cake). He wanted a pumpkin…

Chocolate Covered Pumpkin Minis

When you have a husband that loves chocolate more than his wife, you may just find some crazy concoctions created. And usually 9 times out of 10 they are good. And today we have a winner!!  The kids and my mother give it 2 thumbs up. What makes this so great we didn’t dip it…

Both deaf since the age of 3, Chad and Mary Beth enjoy not only raising their little family but photographing together, cooking & crafting as well. Living in Central Florida with their ... Read More About Us »
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