prepare for thanksgiving

Here are a few of our favorite Thanksgiving Recipes. Be sure to check out our appetizer page for the pre-Thanksgiving treats and also our Breakfast Recipe page for make ahead breakfast ideas to make the day run smoothly!

Sweet Dinner Rolls Recipe – Pure Goodness!

Making your own dinner rolls is very easy to do, and they taste so much better than the store-bought versions. One of our…

Turkey Chili Recipe – The Answer To Thanksgiving Leftovers!

We face the same dilemma every year...what in the world are we going to do with all this leftover turkey? During the process of making Thanksgiving dinner, we always wonder if we will have enough…

Turkey Gravy Recipe – Simply Delicious – And Easy To Make

After last week's post about how to roast a turkey, we got several requests to post how to make gravy. So this week's recipe, we will share our quick and easy method to making turkey…

The Secret to a Moist and Tender Thanksgiving Turkey – Recipe Included

Last year we shared an article that included many of the recipes that we prepare at our own Thanksgiving meal, but not our Thanksgiving turkey. (see our Old World Garden Thanksgiving meal post here) [caption…

Sweet Potato Casserole Recipe, A Healthy & Delicious Side Dish

We have absolutely fallen in love with sweet potatoes at our house. I never had much exposure to them growing up - only at Thankgiving when someone would bring a sweet potato casserole topped with…

Quick and Easy Corn Casserole Recipe – Perfect For Family Gatherings

The first time that I tasted corn casserole (aka corn pudding) at one of our large family gatherings, I knew I had to find the recipe. To my surprise, almost every recipe that I was…

Homemade Green Bean Casserole Recipe – Perfect Anytime!

Green Bean Casserole has to be one of the most popular side dishes at family gatherings around the holidays. But did you know that it doesn't have to consist of canned mushroom soup and fried…

Homemade Pumpkin Pie Recipe – And The Easiest Pie Crust You Will Ever Make

What is the worst part about making a homemade pie? Of course - making the crust. Who wants to spend 30 minutes trying to roll out the dough to get it at the correct thickness,…

Easy Homemade Biscuit Recipe – Ready in 20 minutes!

Have you gotten into the habit of buying those 'tubes' of biscuits, rolls, and pizza crust at the grocery store? It is easy to fall into the routine of convenience - just twist open the…

Scalloped Potatoes (And Ham) Recipe – Amazing Flavor With or Without The Ham

We have tried a variety of scalloped potatoes recipes, and by far, this is the best one out there.  The flavors meld together making it…