10 Turkey Soup Recipes Your Family Will Love

What to do with that leftover turkey? Make turkey stock and turn it into mouthwatering and nutritious turkey soup, of course. I've scoured the interwebs looking at turkey soup options, and here are my top 10 picks. Of course, this is a subjective list, and no one person can ever find all the good recipes for turkey soup, so if I missed your favorite turkey soup, please tell us about it or share the link in the comments. ...more
Delicious! Great turkey soup recipes to share! The Tortilla Soup sounds especially good!more

Healthy Thanksgiving Sides

Hurry up! Hurry up! One of the greatest days of the year is tomorrow (just in case you somehow didn't know)! Thanksgiving used to be my all-time favorite holiday, and it's still pretty high on the list, but ever since I became a vegetarian it just isn't the same...but kind of in a good way. I mostly absolutely love this holiday because it is solely focused on food and family. If you're scrounging around for some last minute homemade recipes to bring along to the festivities, here are some great (healthier) ideas!...more

Top 10 Thanksgiving Side Dishes of All Time

Wouldn't it be fun to play Family Feud with the topic of Thanksgiving side dishes? If you haven't seen this American TV game show, two sets of extended family members square off against each other to try to predict what the most common responses are for a particular topic. I'm guessing the number-one response for Thanksgiving side dishes would be mashed potatoes or stuffing, but after that, who knows? ...more
Before kids, I always made yams with bourbon sauce and pralines. Since my kids won't eat any ...more

Our Favorite Non-Traditional Thanksgiving Recipes

Thanksgiving and food are pretty much synonymous.  These are some non-traditionalThanksgiving recipes to surprise your guests with. Leave Mrs. Cubbisons’ stuffing and the Velveeta mac and cheese on the shelf (that stuff like …NEVER expires!) Stuffing your face has never looked so good!...more

Pumpkin Sage Cornbread

Fall is my favorite time of year, as if I didn’t mention that to y’all already! And with all this colder weather upon us, it’s time to dust off my crockpot for some warming up on the insides chili and soup recipes.One of the best side dishes you can make when you’re serving up your chili or soup is cornbread. We’re not talking about plain ol’ cornbread today, no m’aam (or sir), we’re talking Pumpkin Sage cornbread. Cornbread that has the same texture as regular cornbread, but with a taste of the season, a hint of sweet and savory flavoring....more

Thanksgiving Time Savers! 27 Make-Ahead and Slow Cooker Recipes

Even for experienced cooks, putting a traditional American Thanksgiving dinner on the table is a culinary challenge. People love lots of Thanksgiving side dishes, but the meal has turkey and gravy, which both need last-minute attention. Thanksgiving dinner is often a timing nightmare, but using a slow cooker is something that can really help. Another great Thanksgiving sanity-saver is making things ahead, then just reheating them or cooking them on turkey day....more
Here are some other turkey recipes ...more

Green Bean Casserole

The holidays are just around the corner and every Thanksgiving this is a prerequisite dish in our house – classic Green Bean Casserole, with a boost of flavor....more

Time to Plan the Thanksgiving Menu

Thanksgiving Dishes

By Cynthia RowlandI love preparing dishes for Thanksgiving that make people swoon.Here’s one recipe for cranberry sauce that will have your guests begging for seconds and thirds:Cranberry Sauce...more

Creamy Sweet Potato Pie

Our car whizzed along the highway without interruption on Thanksgiving. The highway dipped, curved, and bumped us along. I felt sick from the jostling and movement, not used to it anymore after relying on my feet and the occasional train for several months. My body fully assimilated to living in the city, even if I mentally fight it....more