Tablescapes, Godwinks

  I have been trying to make November slow down,  and enjoy every minute of this peaceful month as we prepare for Thanksgiving and the holidays ahead         Thanksgiving is bittersweet to me My youngest son was born on Thanksgiving, and it was HH’s favorite holiday I lost them both too early, … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Holiday Orange Rolls

  I’m still working on our Thanksgiving menu…         Looking through my recipes I found these oh so wonderful Orange Rolls           The best way to describe these pillowy soft rolls is clouds           They are like eating sweet orange flavored clouds!     … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Easy Slo Cook Cranberry Sauce and Recipes using Cranberries

  When I saw this Slow Cooker Cranberry Sauce over at Lynn’s Happier than a Pig in Mud I couldn’t wait to try it         I had all the ingredients on hand         Into the crock pot they went Along with a few tired clementines         … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Thanksgiving Thoughts

    Are you all set for Thanksgiving?         Ours will be small and casual         After years of doing Thanksgiving with HH’s sister and her whole family, Everyone is going in a different direction now Our children are grown and have their own family obligations       … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Blue Cheese & Pecan Baked Pears

  Wait! Do not fear the blue cheese! I will give you other cheesy options for this easy and elegant holiday side dish!         This dish will go beautifully with holiday turkey, ham, chicken or lamb!       Start with ripe pears {Anjou, Bosc, French Apple} and slice in half lengthwise … Continue reading

Tablescapes, November in the Kitchen

  After every holiday, I tell myself, there is no reason to be in a rush to put things away…         And just about every time, the very second I can, it’s out with the old and in with the new!!         The boys were away this weekend, so … Continue reading

Holidays, Thanksgiving Sale!

HAPPY THANKSGIVING! from Princess Little Sunflower!       Do you know how to cook your turkey today?         Chief Laughing Bear wants to share the recipe from his class       No need for dessert, the turkey has chocolate sauce on it!   Here’s what we’ll be enjoying today! Recipes … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Pumpkin Cheesecake Icecream

If you’re running short on time this week, this festive ice cream takes less than 10 minutes to make!         Looks good, yes??         This is a no churn ice cream made even easier with already prepared Cool Whip, sweetened condensed milk, pumpkin, cream cheese, vanilla extract and pumpkin … Continue reading

Party Panache, last minute Thanksgiving Appetizers & Host Gifts

Whether you are hosting a holiday gathering or thinking about what you might bring to your host/hostess, here are a few last minute easy ideas for the upcoming holidays   Snow Pea Tree   We like to eat around 5-6 for Thanksgiving, so throughout the day I think it’s fun to have a few nibbles … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Rustic & Gold Friendsgiving

In the US, Thanksgiving is a very special holiday, full of family traditions… It’s all about the food and the table! Have you planned your menu and set your table? Our menu is still in the planning stage, but I have set the table for Celebrate & Decorate’s Thanksgiving Tablescape Blog Hop!     Even … Continue reading

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