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The skinny on The Chew (and a recipe)

Earlier this week we were part of a “Thanksgiving Family Face-Off” on ABC’s The Chew. I told our kids, “this is a pretend competition.” It’s not like a race you run and have a definitive winner, or a spelling bee when there is a clear RIGHT or WRONG.  442 more words


Three At The Thanksgiving Table (2014)

1.  Turkey.
2. Traditional family dessert.
3. Relatives you don’t like.
A recipe-
For every family.


Wonderful Wednesday: Chinese Shrimp and Pork Dumplings

Okay, so it’s Thursday, not Wednesday.  But Wednesday was wonderful, and you should know about it.

It all started on Monday (or sometime thereabout).  Scott emailed one of his best friends from high school/college and said that he wished he knew how to make said friend’s mom’s Chinese dumplings.  1,270 more words


The Sauce Is Boss

The “Pulled Pork Bandit” has struck again, but this time with his top-secret family meat sauce.

I didn’t get step-by-step photos this round, but if you’re looking for a hearty sauce, this is definitely it! 69 more words

Kitchen Adventures

My Grandmother's Dressing Recipe

Every family has at least one special dish that everyone loves for Thanksgiving, and they’ve got to have it every year!

For my family, it’s Grandmother’s dressing! 190 more words


Chicken Curry

Chicken Curry 

This recipe is easy and can be adapted to suit your tastes.

Brown chicken in a pan

Add onions as many as you want… 122 more words

Clean Eating

Salmon Chowder with Dill

This is a family favorite soup recipe, fancier than potato soup but not too complicated for a fish soup, with a lovely well balanced range of flavors. 444 more words