Thanksgiving

Pumpkin Lingonberry Cheesecake

I hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving!

Mine was enthralled by the perfect balance of family, cooking, roasting, baking and no partaking in crazy Black Friday shopping… Cyber Monday is more my style.

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You deserve a Perk

November 20, 2012

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Seattle's Best Coffee Black Friday Perk

If your Black Friday plans like mine, consist of your “normal commute” into the office and don’t account for any cooking marathon recouping time, then the folks at Seattle’s Best Coffee want to give back and help perk up your day with some free coffee.

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Thanksgiving Recap

November 28, 2011

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Thanksgiving Turkey

I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving Holiday.

Ours was somewhat quiet since I had to report into work bright and early Friday morning.

We kicked off the morning by making a small batch of this port cranberry sauce.

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Cuban Diplomatic Pudding

Welcome and #PullUpaChair to the Food Network’s Communal Table Virtual Thanksgiving.

Let’s roll back the hands of time, ahemmm..irty years or so ago, to when I was about 6 or 7. It’s Wednesday night, the day before Thanksgiving. Dad is in the kitchen, there are a few scattered egg shells, a can of ice cold Modelo beer, one or two empty cans of fruit cocktail, and a few crumbs of Cuban bread lingering on the wood-like formica countertops. Hey, it was the 70s—formica counter tops were all the rage. He is preparing his famous Pudín Diplomático to bring with us to my uncle’s house for Thanksgiving Dinner, it was our usual contribution to the Thanksgiving table.

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