Apple Cider Caramel Corn + Thanksgiving 2016

October 25, 2016 Candy

I was so, so excited to host Thanksgiving at my place this year! My middle brother and sister-in-law were away celebrating their 10 year wedding anniversary, so I was able to fit everyone else (7 grown-ups, 2 kids) in my condo. You know by now that I took this very seriously, and it was basically […]

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Butternut Squash Gratin, Savoury Bacon Biscuits + Thanksgiving 2013

October 21, 2013 Bread
Butternut Squash Gratin

  Taking a look back in my archives it seems like I only contribute dessert to Thanksgiving dinner, so I’m making sure to blog about the sides I brought this year, because they were AMAZING. The thing with my family is that they just want the regulars around the table, and are sometimes suspicious when […]

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Honey Yeast Rolls + Hot Turkey Sliders {Gastropost Mission #20: Bonus Mission}

October 9, 2012 Bread

The theme for our Gastropost Mission this week was FEAST which was timed to coincide with Thanksgiving weekend. This couldn’t be more perfect for me, as my Mom’s turkey dinner is my #1 favourite feast and my desert island/death row meal. I LOVE IT. It always includes the following: turkey, stuffing, gravy, mashed potatoes, and […]

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Caramel Apple Cheesecake Pie + Friendsgiving Feast

December 7, 2011 Pies, Tarts & Pudding

It has traditionally been a source of irritation to me that once our Canadian Thanksgiving is finished in October, all the American blogs start talking about their Thanksgiving plans, which makes me very jealous. Since I have a dining room table now, I decided to have an American Thanksgiving Potluck a.k.a. Friendsgiving Feast! (Yes, a […]

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Pumpkin Whoopie Pies

October 13, 2011 Cookies

Happy Belated Thanksgiving you guys! I had a very relaxing long weekend, and my appetite returned just in time for me to feast. I wasn’t feeling so hot when I returned from my 48 hour anxiety attack, but I just took it easy last week and I was in fine form on Sunday night. My Mom’s turkey […]

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Anna Olson’s Pumpkin Pie: October Recipe Testing

October 15, 2010 Pies, Tarts & Pudding

  Every month on Anna Olson’s Facebook page, she posts a new, yet-to-be published recipe, and invites her fans to test it out. This Pumpkin Pie was the first one I tried, just in time for Thanksgiving last weekend. I’ve never been a huge Pumpkin Pie fan, but I’ve started experimenting with pumpkin in baking […]

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