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
all look really delish, I love your pictures, I wish my pictures come out that good :)more

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

Your New Favorite Squash Recipe: Rosemary-Butternut Skillet Pie

There are some ingredients I'll absolutely never get tired of, and in the fall, butternut squash probably tops that list. This delicious variety of winter squash (also called butternut pumpkin in some parts of the world), is a vegetable that I learned to like from my Grandma Denny. Grandma would cut up the squash, scrape out the seeds, and roast it wrapped in foil; then we'd scrape it away from the skin and eat it with lots of butter, salt, and pepper. SO good. ...more
Sarah Wainwright Thanks Sarah!  That's just what I thought when I spotted it.more

Crockpot Green Bean Casserole from Crockpot Gourmet

This delicious CrockPot Green Bean Casserole has no canned soup! (All photos of Crockpot Green Bean Casserole from Crockpot Gourmet.) I was excited when I spotted this no-canned-soup Crockpot Green Bean Casserole from Crockpot Gourmet, and it was partly because Jennifer made it in the new Crock-Pot Casserole Slow Cooker!...more

Low-Sugar (or Sugar-Free) Layered Pumpkin Cheesecake

Make Sugar-Free Layered Pumpkin Cheesecake with your favorite sweetener, or add a little sugar and make a Low-Sugar Layered Pumpkin Cheesecake; your choice! (Updated with better photos and step-by-step instructions, November 2014.) If I had to pick one recipe that symbolizes Carb-Conscious Thanksgiving Recipes for me it would be this Low-Sugar (or Sugar-Free) Layered Pumpkin Cheesecake that I first made for Thanksgiving 2006. This pumpkin cheesecake is a perfect Thanksgiving dessert for anyone who's watching their sugar intake....more