What the Forks for Thanksgiving?

What the Forks for Thanksgiving? Here are some of our past favs for both the big turkey day and for all those leftovers!

Thanksgiving Turkey Roll

Thanksgiving Turkey Roll 4

Thanksgiving Turkey Roll is all of Thanksgiving rolled up in one beautiful, crispy skinned, juicy, herby main dish. All of the usual Thanksgiving dishes, turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, and cranberry sauce. This dish is perfect if you have a small group, or if you want to impress your guests. Best part is that it can be made ahead……more time with your guests. 

Turkey Day Slaw

Thanksgiving Slaw

This slaw is another make ahead item. Although I would add the dressing on Turkey Day. Cabbage, kale, cranberries, and almonds with a maple dijon dressing.  A light side to your dinner.

Green Bean Casserole

Green Bean Casserole

Thanksgiving would not be complete without green bean casserole. This is a made from scratch version that will become a family favorite

Green Bean Casserole Turnovers

Green Bean Casserole Turnovers

Combining two traditional Thanksgiving favorites green bean casserole and crescent rolls. 

Cranberry Orange Bundt Cake

This is truly a dazzling dessert that requires no fancy decorating skills. Let it be the crowning glory of your meal……move over pumpkin pie!

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Pecan Apple Crisp Bars

Fall is basically here? The last few days have been pretty warm here in the midwest, but you can feel the undertone of fall! Fall means apples, and apples mean apple crisp. Pecan Apple Crisp Bars are my version of apple crisp in an easy to eat bar.

Pecan Apple Crisp Bars

My favorite season is here. I love fall. The cooler air, the colorful changing of the leaves, and back to comfort food. Apple Orchards and picking apples are a popular weekend excursion here. I must admit I have not been to our local orchards……perhaps Tim and I need to make a visit soon. Continue reading “Pecan Apple Crisp Bars”