Tag: Thanksgiving dinner

Thanksgiving Flavors across the U.S.A.

“On Thanksgiving Day, all over America, families sit down to dinner at the same moment — halftime.” ~author unknown I found this article in the New York Times fascinating. They provided 50 dishes with recipes from the 50 states + DC and Puerto Rico…the United States of Thanksgiving. Let’s see. I grew up in Ohio…OMG…English […]

10 tips to reduce food waste – Thanksgiving

Informative recommendations from World Watch. As Americans prepare for the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday, here are 10 tips to help reduce the amount of food we waste: Before the meal: Plan your menu and exactly how much food you’ll need. 1. Be realistic: The fear of not providing enough to eat often causes hosts to cook […]

Tired of turkey for Thanksgiving?

I was recently having a discussion with a friend about how I am so tired of turkey and thought I would make Cuban sloppy joes instead. However, as luck would have it — I decided to invite a few stray friends for Thanksgiving and we will be having turkey. I saw that Trader Joe’s had […]

Post Thanksgiving: Stuffed

I am post Thanksgiving dinner and all I can say is that I’m stuffed. It was a glorious dinner with good friends. Richard made the turkey on the grill; it took 5 hours. The turkey was brined. We also had stuffing or dressing depending on what part of the country you come from. The turkey was […]