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Turkey Cupcakes

Want to make a fun dessert for the Thanksgiving?  How about a cupcake shaped like a turkey!
What? Did you think I meant a turkey in cupcake form? You can make that if you want, but today I’ll be showing you how to make a cupcake that is decorated to look like a turkey. Turkey cupcakes! The ingredients you’ll need is a brownie mix, chocolate frosting, red, orange, yellow gummy fish, and white and black decorating icing as well as cupcake tins, cupcake pans, a wire rack, a knife, a pastry bag or resealable food storage bag, and an oven to …


Healthy Thanksgiving

Healthy Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving, full of family, friends, and food. Lots and lots of food. For someone who wants to stay fit and healthy, being surround by food can be overwhelming. You love the holidays, but fear gaining weight. The average person gains 1-2 pounds from Thanksgiving to New Year’s Day. Below are some tips to eating a healthy meal and not overeating during the holidays.
Just because it’s the holidays, doesn’t mean you should over indulge with unhealthy foods. A good tip to not overeating is portioning your food. Choose the healthier foods and only give yourself a certain amount so you …


Our Heirloom Thanksgiving

Time flies, one minute we are in a blizzard that leaves my house without power for Halloween and the next minute I realize Thanksgiving is next week and I have given no thought to the holiday whatsoever.
How did I realize this?
Monday night, I went to an event at Harvard Law School which is most likely the only time I will sit in a classroom at the law school for an event called Heirloom Thanksgiving.   I listened to panel discussions on sustainable and responsible food production and the production of Heirloom Thanksgiving which will be airing on PBS in the very …


My Secret Weapon for My Holiday Cooking – Meet My Showtime Rotisserie!

How did you cook your turkey this past Thanksgiving and how do you juggle all that needs to go into your oven when you are cooking during the holiday season?
For me, that got a lot easier when I got my Showtime Rotisserie! I don’t mean to sound like an infomercial but it is fantastic!
I started with the small version and realized I needed the larger version which makes it easy to cook a large turkey or prime rib for the holidays!  All I ever do is put the food in without seasonings and the food is fantastic!

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