Pre-Christmas Dinner Dash: Festive Holiday Stuffed Turkey Meatloaf

This dish was very tasty and all the ingredients made it efficiently moist.  It was really fun for the kids too.  They felt like they were eating a Christmas dinner treat.  It was like cookie sprinkles for a main dish!  

UPDATED!! Do You Need Last Minute Gift Ideas For Your Special People?

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Quick Holiday Kid’s Meal Please! Taco Flatbread Pizzas

This recipe is so easy and can be a last minute dinner during these busy holiday times.  Your kids can even help you assemble their own pizza as desired.  The possibilities are endless.  The two pizzas I have prepared are a simple taco pizza for the kids, although I...

Holiday Gift Idea: Homemade Irish Cream

I know, I know, it’s been done over and over, but it is still sooooo good!  My Mother-in-law made homemade Irish Cream about 10 years ago as gifts for her friends and family, and as far as I can remember, it was amazing!  This year, I wanted to give...

Holly Jolly Party Kicks! Jean-Micheal Cazabat “Odessa” Red Suede Ruffle Peep Toes

If you need to dress up that “little” black dress for a holiday party, this is the pair of shoes for you!  They are also on sale for $191at Endless.com (☚ ⓒⓛⓘⓒⓚ).  They are made by Jean-Micheal Cazabat in both black and this cherry red suede.  The cut-out ruffle...

For The Kids: Fruity Christmas Trees

 

In Lieu of: Paprika Chicken Breasts with Brussels Sprouts “Pasta”

Well, Thanksgiving is over, Thank goodness!  It truly is my favorite holiday, but I canNOT eat like that all year!  I hope everyone had a wonderful holiday and I was truly reminded this Thanksgiving that I have a really wonderful husband and kids.  We all slept in the same packed...

Kid Quotables (7)

Kid Quotables (7)

I thought that I would post an all time classic for this holiday weekend.  My son said this when he was 2 years old at Christmas dinner and it got a good chuckle at our holiday table.      In a very demanding voice, “Mom, I want a piece...

Thanksgiving Side Take 2: Green Bean Casserole with Crispy Shallot and Pumpkin Seed Topping

This Thanksgiving Side Take 2 is the American classic green bean casserole.  However, this recipe does not use condensed soup or heavy cream, instead buttermilk and marscapone cheese are used to give the sauce the creaminess is needs and the flavors you didn’t expect to be so good.  I think...

Turkey Zap Burgers aka Turkey GorgonZola APple Burgers

The holidays are just about upon us, I know, hard to believe.  Next week is Thanksgiving, then Christmas, New Years and although it’s not an official holiday, the end of football season culminating with the Super Bowl.  This is a burger I’ve dished up for several years after craving...