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Thanksgiving

  • Fresh Cranberry Scones with white chocolate chips and a vanilla bean glaze ~ theviewfromgreatisland.com

    Fresh Cranberry White Chocolate Scones

    Chilly morning?  Cozy up with these Fresh Cranberry Scones ~ they’re moist and flaky, loaded with lots of tart cranberries, and a touch of white chocolate ~ all topped with a…

  • Buttered Rutabaga ~ theviewfromgreatisland.com

    Buttered Rutabagas

    Buttered Rutabagas were a staple on our Thanksgiving table when I was growing up and I’m revisiting them today ~ these delicious pale orange turnips are misunderstood and probably the most…

  • Braised Red Cabbage ~ theviewfromgreatisland.com

    Braised Red Cabbage

    I’ll tell you one thing, Braised Red Cabbage might not be the most glamorous dish on the holiday table, but it provides a perfect sweet/tart element that brings everything else on…

  • 15 Easy and Colorful Thanksgiving Sides

    15 Easy and Colorful Thanksgiving Sides

    15 Easy and Colorful Thanksgiving Side Dishes ~ is your Thanksgiving table a sea of drab neutrals?  What a turnoff!  Wake up everybody’s taste buds with these 15 vibrant recipes.…

  • Ancient Grain Salad made with farro, wild rice, and quinoa ~ theviewfromgreatisland.com

    Vegan Ancient Grain Salad

    This pretty vegan Ancient Grain Salad is so versatile, it goes from holiday table to working lunch without skipping a beat, and it’s as healthy as it is stunning. save the…

  • Twice Baked Sweet Potatoes topped with mini marshmallows are a fun side dish for any day of the week

    Twice Baked Sweet Potatoes

    It’s always fun to grocery shop during the holidays, the produce section is filled to bursting with so many seasonal favorites.  I’ve never seen such a mountain of sweet potatoes like…

  • Gravy made with Swanson Broth

    Perfect Gravy Without the Bird

    What’s your favorite part about Thanksgiving — the gorgeous bird?  The ruby red cranberry sauce?  The pies?  Family time?  Wrong.  The absolute best part about Thanksgiving is the leftovers.  You know…

  • Harvest Kale Salad with Pomegranate Allspice Dressing

    Harvest Salad with Pomegranate Allspice Dressing

    Harvest Salad with Pomegranate Allspice Dressing because salad love doesn’t stop when the calendar switches over to fall… Is everybody ready for Thanksgiving?  I hope so, because it’s right around the…

  • Homemade Pumpkin Liqueur recipe

    Homemade Pumpkin Liqueur

    Homemade Pumpkin Liqueur is creamy, lightly spiced and so easy to make at home. The result is fresher and more delicious than anything you can buy! Ever since I made my…