Category Archive: Holiday

Curry Quinoa Stuffed Acorn Squash

Curry Quinoa Stuffed Acorn Squash
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One of the things I look forward to in the fall is winter squash. This week at Trader Joe’s they had acorn squash, kabocha squash and butternut! Four of the squash beauties came home with me. The humble acorn squash is lovely on its own but sometimes I want something just a little more special. …

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Thanksgiving Recipes / Kitchen Gadgets / Holiday Cooking Strategy

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Have you started planning your Thanksgiving menu yet? With less than two weeks to go its time to think about recipes. Even if you aren’t hosting but have to take a dish or two to someone else’s home you still have to decide what that will be. At least at Thanksgiving we only have to worry …

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From My Heart to Your Tummy – Homemade Holiday Goodies!

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Homemade holiday goodies are hard to beat and they bring good cheer to all who receive them. Who doesn’t enjoy something that is made with love and care? We all have our favorite cookies, bars and candy recipes that we go to when we want to create some good cheer. However; it’s really fun to step outside the box and …

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My Favorite Holiday Recipes

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Happy Holiday week everyone! Originally this was intended to be a series of posts. However, after all the computer issues my plans had to be tossed out the window and it turned into one mega post. This is an Epic post if there every was one. Some of the photos are from when I first …

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Our Traditional Christmas Breakfast Includes Aebleskivers

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Yes it really is a word! Okay it can be spelled a variety of ways, aebleskiver and ebleskiver (a-bla-ski-va) are the most common in the English language. What are they? They just happen to be the most delicious Danish sphere shaped pancake you can ever hope to eat. Wikipedia says, “The flavor and texture is similar …

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