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Kid Friendly Thanksgiving Recipes

While most kids will tolerate a little turkey, finding kid friendly Thanksgiving recipes with vegetables can be trickier. Try glazed squash with brown sugar, sweet honey-glazed carrots, or gooey parmesan cauliflower. These sweet, savory takes on vegetables will have picky eaters asking for seconds. Read on for our best kid friendly Thanksgiving recipes! Glazed squash […]

A red bowl filled with Cranberry Cornbread.

Cranberry Cornbread Stuffing

All those with a sweet tooth, rejoice: cranberry cornbread stuffing is the perfect combination of sweet and savory. Pecans add texture and a fun crunch, while cranberries make this stuffing taste more like dessert than a main dish. If you have time to spare, feel free to make your own cornbread, especially if you have […]

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Ways to Show Gratitude

During the holidays, we’re always coming up with different ways to show gratitude so that we can let our family, friends, and community know how much they mean to us. Whether you’re teaching kids gratitude through a gratitude globe or keeping a gratitude journal, showing gratitude for all the big and small blessings in your […]

A clear bowl with Cranberry Orange Sauce, on a red plate with an orange slice.

Cranberry Orange Sauce

Cranberry orange sauce is a sweet and tasty side for any Thanksgiving meal, but the real benefit is in the preparation: this recipe only takes three ingredients and about twenty minutes to make. Another plus? Cranberry orange sauce will keep up to a week in the fridge, so feel free to make it way ahead of […]

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Sweet Potato and Apple Bake

A sweet potato and apple bake is a wonderful side to a roast or pork. Fresh apples and sweet potatoes come into season in the fall, which makes autumn the perfect time to try out this recipe. Maple syrup adds a touch of dessert-like sweetness, while lemon zest balances it out with a bit of […]

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Pecan Pumpkin Pie Recipe

Settle the age-old debate of pecan vs. pumpkin with this heavenly pecan pumpkin pie recipe. If you’re lucky enough to have a pecan tree near your home, we recommend using fresh pecans for the top half of this pie. This is a perfect, low-stress dessert to have at Thanksgiving dinner. Everyone will be begging for this […]

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Simple Pumpkin Cheesecake

While pumpkin pie will always be one of our favorites, we’ve recently fallen in love with this simple pumpkin cheesecake. Creamy cheesecake and cozy pumpkin flavors make this the ultimate comfort food dessert. Since most of the time is hands-off, it only takes about 20 minutes of hands-on prep time. You can save time time by using […]

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Homemade Pumpkin Bread

We love banana bread and zucchini bread, but fall will always belong to warm, cinnamon-accented homemade pumpkin bread. If you have some fresh pumpkin, we encourage replacing the canned vegetable with the real thing. Feel free to add half a cup of raisins if you have some lying around, but we’ve found that this homemade pumpkin […]

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Pumpkin Cornbread Muffins

Meet your new favorite breakfast food: pumpkin cornbread muffins. In this recipe, the spices really bring out the flavor of the pumpkin. Be generous with the cinnamon and nutmeg! We love the homespun texture of the cornbread combined with the warm, seasonal flavor of the pumpkin puree. These pumpkin cornbread muffins are a delicious pairing with your […]

A Thanksgiving table set with a glazed turkey, vegetables in bowls, leaf dinnerware, and a glass of wine.

Helpful Thanksgiving Tips and Reminders

  With Thanksgiving only a little over a day away, it’s easy to get caught up in the run around and forget some things. Make this a Thanksgiving to remember with these helpful little reminders: Defrost the Turkey! If you haven’t started to defrost your turkey in the refrigerator yet, there are some alternatives. Did […]