Thanksgiving and Christmas are, to me, the most important family/friends holiday meals. Only once have I decided to forgo making or attending a Thanksgiving feast and it was a sad, sad day. I never realized how important it was. The girls were small and family was busy hunting or getting wood. Nobody wanted to get… Continue reading Thanksgiving Delights
Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com This recipe was passed down to me by my Mother-In Law. It is a family favourite and the only way my children would ever eat cauliflower. This recipe is not only easy, but one that gets requested all the time. Ingredients 1 large head of cauliflower1 cup of grated cheese1/2… Continue reading Baked Cauliflower with Cheese
Going Into the Oven! Ingredients: 12 ounces dry bread cubes2 cups sliced celery1 large yellow onion, chopped1 tablespoon chopped fresh sage1 tablespoon chopped fresh rosemary1 tablespoon chopped fresh thyme1 teaspoon salt1/2 teaspoon black pepper1/2 cup butter2 1/2 cups turkey or chicken broth (I prefer McCormick All Vegetable Bouillon Base for my vegegarian daughter) Instructions: Saute… Continue reading Baked Stuffing
Serves 4 Ingredients 1 pound of root vegetables cut into similar sized pieces (1" - 1.5") Potatoes, carrots, parsnips, etc... I used purple and blue potatoes as well as carrots because that's what I had growing in my garden2 Tbsp. avocado or olive oil1 Tbsp. fresh thyme1 Tbsp. fresh rosemary1 Tbsp. fresh parsleySalt and pepper… Continue reading Roasted Root Vegetables with Herbs
Today is Canada's Thanksgiving Day, and usually, at some point, I like to count my blessings. As always, I am thankful to be surrounded by family and friends. Not everyone gets to sit around a full table. But I am also thankful for being able to grow and harvest a garden. I am thankful for… Continue reading I am Thankful
What runs through your mind when you read a social media post that says “Happy Thanksgiving!! I’m sooooo thankful for my wonderful family, my blessed life and waking up every beautiful morning!” When I read those touching statements last night, I was thinking “LIAR!!!!!” Family who probably never had to help, my blessed life being… Continue reading Thanksgiving Day is a Happy Day. Right?