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Happy Thanksgiving

Posted November 27, 2013

Thanksgiving is my favorite day of the year. I literally live and work and pack food gifts all year for this single day nestled in with my family and all those gorgeous, homemade dishes. It’s my bit of pure joy…

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Happy Thanksgiving

Posted November 21, 2012

Sometimes I wonder whether I say ‘thank you’ enough. I feel it. I feel it every moment of every day, so let me count the ways… 1. I felt a huge pang of gratitude when my husband returned from a…

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Green Bean Casserole

Posted November 19, 2012

You all know I’m a fool for side dishes, I’ve made that very clear.  And Denise’s reinvention of a classic warms my heart (and belly) as Turkey Day approaches – just a couple days left! We’d love to hear how…

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Bacon Cheddar Cornbread

Posted November 16, 2012

Every time I look at this beautiful cornbread recipe, I get excited for Thanksgiving. That holiday is all about the side dishes for me and this is one side dish that will be at my dinner table. What’s your favorite…

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Turkey Platter

Grilled Turkey

Posted November 13, 2012

Cooking turkeys has long been fodder for sitcoms, with the overachieving first-time-holiday-hostess haplessly serving a frozen bird or salvaging a charred turkey from the depths of the oven. Even for a seasoned cook (in real life), the turkey plus all…

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Eat Boutique Holiday Gift Boxes

Posted November 22, 2011

I am deep in holiday planning mode at Eat Boutique and we’ve got boxes stacked everywhere. (That’s our new Holiday Breakfast Gift Box pictured above.) At the end of today though, I’ll start baking, prepping, decorating and, let’s not kid…

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