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10 Favorite Apple Recipes

No Comments | Written on October 24, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

From the tart Granny Smith’s to the sweet Fuji or Gala, apples are in season!  This versatile fruit can be used in sweet or savory dishes.  Today I have assembled a list of my Top 10 Favorite Apple Recipes!

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Crock Pot Carrots and Sweet Potatoes

No Comments | Written on October 19, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

Ok, I know it might seem like it is too early to start thinking about Thanksgiving menus, but you can actually do all the prep work for this side dish today and then just fix it and forget it on turkey day!

First, check out this post on preparing and freezing crock pot dishes in advance.  Then get excited, because you get to enjoy these incredibly easy and delicious “Crock Pot Carrots and Sweet Potatoes” on Thanksgiving day!

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Easy BBQ Turkey Pizza

No Comments | Written on November 30, 2013 at 5:00 am , by

Looking for a new way to re-purpose your leftover Thanksgiving turkey?  This easy 5-ingredient recipe can me made in about 15 minutes!

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Post Thanksgiving Detox

No Comments | Written on November 29, 2013 at 5:00 am , by

Yesterday you indulged, but today you can get back on track!  Before you hit the stores for the Black Friday sales, sip this quick “Post Thanksgiving Detox!”

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Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Bacon Vinaigrette

4 Comments | Written on November 26, 2013 at 5:00 am , by

If you are looking for one final side dish to add to your Thanksgiving lineup, this is it!  In fact, it is our winner in the “Best Side Dish Ever” contest.   Congratulations to “lucy131313” for her “Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Sweet and Savory Bacon Vinaigrette!”

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Leftover Turkey Lettuce Wraps

1 Comment | Written on November 21, 2013 at 5:00 am , by

Last week Better Recipes held the “Best Turkey Recipe Ever” contest.  We received everything from ways to cook the whole bird, to creative uses for leftovers.  In the end, the winning dish is a fresh and healthy recipe that is perfect to enjoy in the days after the big Thanksgiving meal.  Congratulations to “jselder551930” for her “Perfectly ‘Peared’ Turkey Lettuce Wraps.”    (You will get the play on words below!)

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Mashed Potatoes 6 Ways

No Comments | Written on November 20, 2013 at 5:00 am , by

Thanksgiving is just over a week away and our celebration of “Mashed Potato Month” has concluded!  You now have six different varieties of this iconic side dish to choose from next Thursday.

Which one will you pick?  Or will you get creative and invent your own?   Tell us!

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Horseradish-Chive Mashed Potatoes

No Comments | Written on November 19, 2013 at 5:00 am , by

Side dishes are where you can get creative.  Play a little.  On big holidays like Thanksgiving, no one wants you to mess with the turkey, but it’s fun to improvise a bit when it comes to the sides.

The heat from these Horseradish-Chive Mashed Potatoes certainly lends itself well to beef main dishes, but it can be just as exciting along side a Thanksgiving turkey!

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Double Chocolate Pecan Pie

6 Comments | Written on November 17, 2013 at 5:00 am , by

Do you ever feel like you can’t choose between two different pies at Thanksgiving?  Part of you wants the traditional Pecan Pie, yet a rich chocolate dessert is also calling your name.  This dilemma is over!  The winner of our “Best Pie Recipe Ever” contest is sure to become a new family favorite.  Congratulations to “lattemadness” for her award-winning “Double Chocolate Pecan Pie!”

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Green Bean Casserole (from scratch!)

2 Comments | Written on November 15, 2013 at 5:00 am , by

Green Bean Casserole – a Thanksgiving staple!

Let me show you how to make this holiday classic from scratch.  No need to reach for a can, this is a snap to make!

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