It's Turkey Time!

Thanksgiving means turkey and Feast & Merriment! Here are some of my favorite recipes that work really well for a Thanksgiving feast, and the days before and after, spent with friends and family. With a little bit of planning and a few good ingredients, hosting the holidays can be fun and delicious!
Roasted Shrimp Cocktail

Roasted Shrimp Cocktail

Every special occasion dinner should start with something truly decadent and this fettuccini recipe is just that.  It is impressive, delicious, and will silence every diner at your table. Indulge just once and you’ll wonder how you ever lived without it.


Herb Roasted Turkey Breast

The combinations of herbs in this recipe create a really wonderful savory crust that is simply delicious! The best part is that anyone can make this turkey- it’s that easy!

Mashed Potatoes

Make Ahead Mashed Potatoes

Everyone loves mashed potatoes- except the cook making them! With these tips for make ahead mashed potatoes, the cook can enjoy the mash as much as the guests.



A little bit of planning and some effort can pay off big when it comes to making gravy in advance.


Leftovers: Thanksgiving Pizza

This pizza features the best of Thanksgiving dinner in every single bite! Layers of cranberry sauce, shredded turkey, savory stuffing all smothered with cheddar cheese and gravy. Thanksgiving leftovers don’t get better than this!

Blueberry Crostata

Rustic Blueberry Crostata

With only a few ingredients, this rustic blueberry tart is easy, delicious, and the perfect end to any meal.


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I was born with a insatiable love for excellent food. I spend my free time reading about and practicing cooking and I can’t get enough. Above all things, I love gathering my friends around the table for Feast & Merriment.