Thanksgiving Recipes

Praline Pumpkin Pie

December 19, 2011

I ran across someone mentioning they are planning on making a praline pumpkin pie for Christmas and it sounded delicious!  Since I have to make one more dreaded trip to the grocery store this week, I might as well get the makings for this scrumptious pie! Praline Pumpkin Pie Ingredients Filling 1 unbaked pie crust […]

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Crock Pot Dressing

December 19, 2011

This is a new recipe on my Christmas dinner menu this year.  A friend shared it on fb today and it sounds so good (and easy).  It will be nice to have this taken care on the the crock pot so it’s one less thing I have to worry about getting in the oven!  Can’t […]

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Parmesan Spinach Balls

December 18, 2011

I discovered this appetizer tonight at church.  We had a small fellowship before a Bible study class.  I haven’t ever seen them before now.  Something different to take to your holiday party or to serve the day of. A few other well-known treats I had were Saltine Toffee, Fudge (my contribution), Sausage Balls, and Rolo […]

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Fruit Salad

November 24, 2011

I had a fruit salad I’ve never had before today at Thanksgiving dinner and it was delicious.  Growing up we always made fruit salad with various canned fruits and cool whip.  This had a great glaze to it so I asked for the recipe (of course!).  The secret ingredient….peach pie filling!  Wow, I would have […]

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Pumpkin Pecan Delight

November 21, 2011

A different take on the Chocolate Pecan Delight recipe I’ve made several times (and love).  This would be a great addition to any Thanksgiving table! Pumpkin Pecan Delight 1 stick butter, melted 1 cup flour 1 cup chopped pecans 2 tbs sugar 1 (8oz) package of cream cheese, softened 1 cup powdered sugar 2 (8 […]

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Waffle / Sugar Cone Cornucopia

November 20, 2011

These make such a fun treat whether for it for adults or children!  You could make them for co-workers or a class party! Waffle Cone Cornucopia Photo Courtesy of Paper Turtle Materials Needed: Small waffle cones Chex mix with Reese’s pieces (or other desired candies) Cellophane Paper Ribbon Directions Bring 1-2 inches of water to […]

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Holiday Stove Top (or Crock Pot) Potpourri

November 19, 2011

I love this potpourri mixture.  I like that it has some citrus in it.  The original recipe I found did not include nutmeg, I just tried it one time and really liked it.  This is a great way to get your house smelling like the holidays!  It also makes a great gift.  Just place all […]

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Pecan Squares

November 16, 2011

This is a good alternative to pecan pie.  Great for parties and pot lucks! Pecan Squares Ingredients 2 cups all-purpose flour 2/3 cup powdered sugar 3/4 cup butter, softened 1/2 cup firmly packed brown sugar 1/2 cup honey 2/3 cup butter 3 tablespoons whipping cream 3 1/2 cups coarsely chopped pecans Preparation Sift together 2 […]

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Pumpkin Muffins

October 26, 2011

I have seen this floating around Pinterest and thought I’d give it a try.  I’m not a huge fan of pumpkiny things but a friend said that it didn’t have a real heavy pumpkin taste.  For having just 2 ingredients, WOW!  These are some tasty little things and SO moist!  I also added a little […]

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Pumpkin Dip

October 8, 2011

A friend just told me about this recipe today (along with another one that I will be sharing soon) and knew I had to try it.  It sounded so good! (and of course easy!)  It’s a great treat to whip up for a party or just to have to snack on at home.  Pick up […]

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