10 Turkey Soup Recipes Your Family Will Love

What to do with that leftover turkey? Make turkey stock and turn it into mouthwatering and nutritious turkey soup, of course. I've scoured the interwebs looking at turkey soup options, and here are my top 10 picks. Of course, this is a subjective list, and no one person can ever find all the good recipes for turkey soup, so if I missed your favorite turkey soup, please tell us about it or share the link in the comments. ...more
Delicious! Great turkey soup recipes to share! The Tortilla Soup sounds especially good!more

Leftover Turkey (or Ground Turkey) and Pinto Bean White Chili with Lime (Gluten-Free)

Make this Pinto Bean White Chili with Lime with Leftover Turkey or Ground Turkey, your choice! (Turkey and Pinto Bean White Chili with Lime was updated with better photos, November 2014.) Thanksgiving is only two days away, yikes!...more

10 Delicious Homemade Spice Blends to Spice Up Your Christmas Gift Giving

Christmas is a time when budgets are stretched, people are busier than usual, and we're all looking for some type of unique gift idea that will be a hit. In my cooking adventures, I often mix up spice blends to use for certain recipes. A few years ago I hit on the idea of making large quantities of one of my favorite spice blends from that year and giving it as Christmas gifts for neighbors, co-workers and friends. ...more
These look like great ideas! i love giving homemade spice mixes as gifts.more

Hate Marshmallowey Sweet Potatoes? Try This Recipe With Feta and Sumac

Hate Marshmallowey Sweet Potatoes? Try This Savory Recipe With Feta and Sumac It's the Monday before Thanksgiving, the most sweet-potato centric holiday of all in the U.S., and this week I'm giving you an ultra-easy sweet potato recipe for a Meatless Monday treat. Sweet potatoes always go on sale right before Thanksgiving, so you might have a few extra ones on hand. ...more

25+ Deliciously Healthy Low-Carb and Gluten-Free Holiday Side Dishes, Appetizers, and Salads

If you're looking for Low-Carb or Gluten-Free Holiday Recipes, these are 25+ of my favorites from ten years of sharing carb-conscious recipes for the holidays! I was a little shocked when I realized that I've now been sharing Carb-Conscious Thanksgiving Recipes for ten years on this blog!...more

Top 10 Thanksgiving Side Dishes of All Time

Wouldn't it be fun to play Family Feud with the topic of Thanksgiving side dishes? If you haven't seen this American TV game show, two sets of extended family members square off against each other to try to predict what the most common responses are for a particular topic. I'm guessing the number-one response for Thanksgiving side dishes would be mashed potatoes or stuffing, but after that, who knows? ...more
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Easy Roasted Broccoli Recipe with Lemon and Pecorino-Romano Cheese (Low-Carb, Gluten-Free)

Roasted Broccoli with Lemon and Pecorino-Romano Cheese is an easy side dish that only needs 20 minutes in the oven. (For Phase One Fridays I feature Phase One Recipes from the past that have been my personal favorites, and Roasted Broccoli with Lemon and Pecorino-Romano Cheese is easy and delicious....more

Slow Cooker Holiday Mashed Potatoes with Bacon, Parmesan, Ricotta, and Thyme from 365 Days of Slow Cooking

Delicious Holiday Mashed Potatoes with Bacon, Parmesan, Ricotta, and Thyme, and they're made in the slow cooker! I've already posted ideas for Mashed Potatoes in the Slow Cooker, but when I saw this new post for Slow Cooker Holiday Mashed Potatoes with Bacon, Parmesan, Ricotta, and Thyme from 365 Days of Slow Cooking, I just had to share it as a separate post so you wouldn't miss it if you're looking for an extra-special option for holiday mashed potatoes....more

Slow Cooker Sweet Potato-Apple Sauce from Yankee Kitchen Ninja

Make this Slow Cooker Sweet Potato-Apple Sauce and use the sauce to make Sweet Potato Apple Muffins! (All photos from Yankee Kitchen Ninja.) You may be wondering why I'm featuring this idea for Slow Cooker Sweet Potato-Apple Sauce from Yankee Kitchen Ninja smack in the middle of the Slow Cooker Thanksgiving Recipes....more

Sweet Potato Gratin with Goat Cheese, Parmesan, and Thyme (Gluten-Free)

Both times we tested the recipe we swooned over this Sweet Potato Gratin with Goat Cheese, Parmesan, and Thyme! I've been trying to share all my new ideas for Carb-Conscious Thanksgiving Recipes before the big day, and when I posted the amazing Brussels Sprouts Salad with Bacon, Dried Cranberries, Almonds, and Parmesan I told you it might be my favorite new Thanksgiving recipe this year....more