ThanksGiving @ Our House, A Recap

>>>Food Prep<<<

One reason Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday is all of the cooking.  I cannot get enough of chopping and dicing and stirring ingredients.  Stuffing is my all time must have dish, and this year I tried a new version...which was amazing!  It had proscuitto, pear, and toasted hazlenuts, along with all of those fresh savory herbs...I've been eating it for every meal since.


On Thanksgiving, everyone should feel spoiled, even Reuben, the dog.  He got to chew on a big fennel stalk (he loves his greens) and got a huge rawhide bone just for the occasion. 

>>>Good Food<<<

This year's menu included mini pumpkin pies, stuffing, pineapple glazed ham, candied yams, garlic mashed potatoes, gravy, homemade dinner rolls and pumpkin cheesecake.  Not too shabby!


Most important to me is that we enjoy our family.  And we did that, just the four of us, really well.

8 thoughts:

Halina said...

Thanksgiving is the perfect holiday! Looks like you are having a good time with your loved ones. What more could you ask for?

I wish we had Thanksgiving in Norway...

Lindsay Maree said...

What a delicious looking Thanksgiving! I love that your son has a dress shirt and tie on, how adorable!

Heather @ girlichef.com said...

Sounds like a delicious spread...so many things to be thankful for. I do like the sound of that stuffing. I'm still on the search for "the one" when it comes to stuffing. sigh.

Stela said...

Looks like you had a wonderful Thanksgiving!! Your food looks soooo yummy!

Mira said...

I don't really like stuffing. However, this year our host made the best stuffing ever and at first I didn't want any but after I tried some off my husband's plate, I kept eating it. It was delish and I want to have it with every meal now. :)

sacramento said...

Wonderful photos. I can share through them some of THANKSGIVING spirit.
Thank you so much for your visit.

Chandra said...

Yummies!...our little doggie boo was munching away on some celery!

iris said...

Ah, this looks delicious! It also looks like you had a great time :)

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