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Thanksgiving is coming up in the United States and grocery lists are being compiled for the big feast.

Is cranberry sauce on your list? The jarred kind, or – yikes! 141 more words

Bonnie Antonini

My Top 6 Favorite Thanksgiving Sides

The turkey usually takes the front seat when talking about Thanksgiving here in the U.S. but truth be told, most people are in Turkey day for the sides. 659 more words


Saffron Pilaf with Honey and Almonds

This fragrant rice with raisins and toasted nuts gets its beautiful golden colour from Persian saffron.  One of the world’s most expensive spices, saffron has a deep flavour that isn’t found in American saffron also known as saffron (good for colour but adding no flavour). 271 more words


Updated Green Bean Casserole

Earlier this week I was lucky enough to do a guest post on a fellow American expat in London’s blog, the lovely Angloyankophile.  She was looking for some inspiration for Thanksgiving side dishes and I thought this Updated Green Bean Casserole was just right.   946 more words


Creamed Collards

This simple, yet rich side dish is perfect for Thanksgiving.

By using half and half instead of heavy cream, you can save over 500 calories from going into this recipe.  111 more words

Vegetarian Recipes

Roasted Seasoned Winter Squash Medley

After all the festive Halloween drinks and candy, I am ready to switch gears a little and get back to cooking. This time of year is so synonymous with comfort foods – and I love hunting for and finding healthy and flavorful recipes. 423 more words


Garlic Mashed Sweet Potatoes with Caramelized Onions

This recipe was inspired by a trip to Alaska where I stopped in a brewery and ordered salmon over garlic mashed sweet potatoes. I came home and started perfecting that concept. 336 more words

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