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Istanbul, deserts and spices come to mind to many Americans when they think about Turkey. Many people simple don’t know about its rugged interior which feels like a totally different planet. 775 more words


Hot Cheetos Turkey......Oh my!

We are all familiar with the usual Thanksgiving foods -Mashed potatoes, cranberries, corn, and of course TURKEY. I am hungry just thinking about it.

If you want to spice up your Thanksgiving meal (literally) or just want to try something new, I have something you might be interested in. 175 more words


Mary's Lamb & Thanksgiving

With Thanksgiving just around the corner, I was researching the history of the holiday. I knew that our modern gathering held little in common with the original Pilgrim’s holiday, but what I didn’t know was the significant role that the accomplished Sarah Josepha Buell Hale had on the holiday. 355 more words

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#FoodieFriday - Bacon Blue Cheese Salad

This weekend marks opening season for rifle hunting in Wisconsin.  It is also known as Widow’s Weekend, as all the lucky hunter’s wives become widow’s for the season!   179 more words


Not Just Turkey


I arrived down the narrow cobblestone street to my severely turquoise hotel after a thirty-five minute ride through every alleyway, construction site, and shortcut from the airport in Istanbul, a city of seventeen million–everyone driving right then! 375 more words


Pastor Andrew Brunson’s Daughter Plea for Father’s Release

The daughter of an imprisoned American pastor testified at the U.S. Helsinki Commission hearing this week that her father is being wrongfully jailed in a Turkish prison. 271 more words


Smoked Turkey and Homemade Bone Broth

Thanksgiving is right around the corner, and we’ve had turkey on the brain for a while now. Confession: we’ve always been so focused on the delicious side dishes at Thanksgiving, we almost always neglect the turkey. 828 more words