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Happy Thanksgiving (and a House Update)!

Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! I hope you all have a wonderful holiday filled with great food, loving family and wonderful memories.  I love this holiday! I thought I'd share an update with you on our home that is being built in Austin.  If all goes well, we will close escrow on December 19th!  This process has [...]

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My Thanksgiving Menu

In case you haven't planned out your Thanksgiving dinner yet, here is what we will be having this Thursday.   We take our Thanksgiving dinner very seriously around here and have come to absolutely love each and every part of our holiday meal. Have a wonderful Thanksgiving!   Thanksgiving Stuffing (Dressing) Parmesan Mashed Potatoes Garlic [...]

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Pumpkin Cheesecake with Gingersnap Crust

Every Thanksgiving, I make a pumpkin pie. I have always wanted to make a pumpkin cheesecake...but I wind up making a pumpkin pie. Yea, pumpkin pie is good...but I have always been more partial to cheesecake. Big surprise, huh? And, pumpkin cheesecake!?! Are you kidding me? So good. Speaking of cheesecake, isn't it the best? [...]

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Homemade Turkey Gravy

Every year, my favorite part of my Thanksgiving meal is the cranberries. It's my usual. Well, this year, things have changed. I went out on a limb and changed up my "usual" gravy recipe. I know. Watch out. Lacey's getting adventurous. Success!  Oh my goodness. I absolutely LOVED this homemade turkey gravy. I drizzled some [...]

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Thanksgiving Stuffing

Okay...so we have the cranberry sauce, the mashed potatoes and the green beans set for our Thanksgiving feast.  What next?  The stuffing, of course! I think this stuffing is the only reason I keep getting invited back to cook Thanksgiving dinner at our friends' home.  I overheard Dustin speaking with our friends, Ty and V, [...]

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Cranberry Sauce

Okay...so November is upon us. That means two things: (1) Oh my gosh I'm moving to Texas within less than 30 days (eek!) and (2) Thanksgiving! Thanksgiving has got to be one of my absolute favorite holidays.  I love the food, the friends and the family aspect of Thanksgiving.  Um...did I mention the food part?  [...]