Monthly Archives: November 2010

Turkey and Cranberry Enchiladas

In my pursuit to find new ways to prepare Thanksgiving leftovers I found myself on Better Homes and Gardens website searching though some article on turkey recipes. I came across this enchilada recipe and thought it sounded interesting. I like … Continue reading

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Menu Planning Monday November 29, 2010: How making pizza every Saturday has helped our budget

I’m sure this must seem like a strange topic but I assure you it has relevance no matter what time of year it is. I briefly touched on the subject in my post on making pizza dough but there is … Continue reading

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Sweet Potatos with Apples and Pecans

The first time I had this dish was the first Thanksgiving I spent with my future in laws. Up to that point I had only ever had them, in a shared dish, with either a crunchy sugary topping or with … Continue reading

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Pear and Cranberry Granola

As you may remember we make homemade granola about once a month or so.  We try to mix it up when possible and make new flavors so that no one gets bored with it, letting it go stale and uneaten. … Continue reading

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Menu Planning Monday November 22: Making use of your Thanksgiving leftovers

One of the things I like most about hosting Thanksgiving is that we always end up with a ton of leftovers. I don’t look at all that food and think about eating the same meal over and over, instead I … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Granola Bars

As much as I like granola I like it in a bar shape even better. The thing is that with all the different types of bars out there is seems like the ones I like are super expensive and the … Continue reading

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Menu Planning Monday November 15th: Planning for Visitors

The following week my in-laws will be coming to stay with us before heading out on a cruise. Moving into our current house has really allowed us to entertain comfortably; there is plenty of room for everyone to have their … Continue reading

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