Cider Brined and Glazed Turkey

Cider Brined and Glazed Turkey Everyone has a different opinion on how the best way to make your Thanksgiving turkey is.  I have heard of deep fried turkey, and it does sound amazing however, it is quite dangerous to deep fry a turkey if you have never done it before.  I have tried many, many…

Making Pumpkin Puree

Fresh Pumpkin Puree This year, since I grew pumpkins in the garden, I decided to learn how to make my own pumpkin puree for the Pumpkin Mousse that I will be making for Thanksgiving.  Originally, the pumpkins were for the kids to carve but somehow they never got over to them.  I figured this was…

Table Set

During this time of year, everyone’s thought is on Thanksgiving.  Each day this week, I myself will be prepping something, or creating a dessert that I have not made before. It’s all in the prep.  I hope.   #cooking #thanksgiving #food photography

The Lazy Cook – Along came Tummy

Continuing on in my quest to finally learn to cook, I had met someone special.  My third love.  It wasn’t until this period in my life that made me realize that there has to be more to cooking than just making food to eat.  Food is important.  It nourishes the body, gives us energy, and…