Thanksgiving 2020 will be a most unusual affair for most. If you do chose to gather with those outside your group please be safe and follow the CDC Guidelines.
Having said that we still gotta eat right?
So here are a few ideas for appetizers, the star of the show the turkey, side dishes, and desserts.
Appetizers: Keep it simple and light. Just enough to ward off hunger pains but not enough to spoil your appetite.
Light, easy to make ahead from just a few ingredients. Add assorted crackers….done!
Caramelized Onion Dip
Caramelized Onion Dip – Caramelized onions, mixed with cream cheese, sour cream, a touch of thyme, garlic powder, and Worcestershire. Serve with crackers or chips for a delicious dip!
Next is the star of the show…..Turkey
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Before the plague came to visit, I made a really great, super easy meal that will satisfy your entire family. Honey Chicken Green Bean Stir Fry.
So, when you work at a school, you expect to get the occasional bug….its the nature of the beast. Well, the supernova of flu has wreaked havoc …..it’s flu-ma-gedon!!!!! I literally have been in bed sick for over a week. And this wasn’t just your run of the mill flu……this carried all maladies that the flu can bring…..use your imagination. Continue reading “Honey Chicken Green Bean Stir Fry”
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 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
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
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
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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