Tag Archives: Thanksgiving

La Magie de Trotoux

France has wonderful tasting and textured, farm raised turkeys.  Before we left for France, I promised my husband that I would make a full Thanksgiving meal and invite some of our friends so that they could experience the food and … Continue reading

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An Irish Thanksgiving

I saw a gorgeous bacon roast on Bord Bia, the Irish food board, months ago and vowed to make it for Thanksgiving.  The side dishes were traditionally Irish; potatoes and cabbage. Because this wasn’t to be the typical Thanksgiving feast, I set … Continue reading

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It Was The Day Before Thanksgiving…..

  Honesdale, Pennsylvania, November 26, 2014.  I knew that Pennsylvania winters would be snowy but it’s not winter yet.  Or maybe it is in Pennsylvania.  Christmas decorations are already up and snow plows are ubiquitous.  Jesus, Mary and Joseph 😀

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Happy Thanksgiving Day

My husband’s favorite holiday is Thanksgiving Day.  From childhood he  has always loved the annual ritual of stuffing both turkeys and bellies. Quantity was of primary importance; turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, sweet potatoes, green beans, gravy by the bucket and … Continue reading

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