Homemade Cranberry Sauce (Small Batch)

Whether you’re making Thanksgiving for two or don’t want a ton of leftovers, this small batch Homemade Cranberry Sauce made with fresh orange juice and zest will brighten your dinner table. Two weeks until Thanksgiving! Do you serve cranberries with your turkey or Cornish hen? I’m not talking about the can-shaped jelly nobody wants to […]

Garlic Parmesan Au Gratin Potatoes

Plenty of cheesy goodness in Garlic Parmesan Au Gratin Potatoes with layers of thinly sliced potatoes, Parmesan cheese, and garlic. Serve it as a holiday side dish or alongside meat and potatoes for dinner. Every Thanksgiving, there’s one conversation that always happens – what kind of potatoes are we making this year? Most of the […]

Cornish Hen with Homemade Classic Stuffing (Thanksgiving For Two)

Don’t want to roast a whole turkey this year for Thanksgiving? Keep it small by roasting a Cornish Hen with Homemade Classic Stuffing plus a menu for hosting Thanksgiving For Two. How many people are you hosting for Thanksgiving? One feedback I hear often is how you appreciate my scaled-down recipes since you often only […]

Pumpkin Pie Crumb Bars

Serve pumpkin pie as a small handheld treat with Pumpkin Pie Crumb Bars. They taste just like pumpkin pie and can be made any time your pumpkin craving strikes. Last week when I shared my pumpkin cheesecake recipe, I talked about how my dad doesn’t let me make pumpkin pie for Thanksgiving. That means I […]

Cheddar Pumpkin Mashed Potatoes

Whether you have leftover canned pumpkin to use up or are looking for a twist on a Thanksgiving classic, Cheddar Pumpkin Mashed Potatoes with rosemary is total comfort food in a bowl. Have you started planning your Thanksgiving menu yet? Do you stick to the same recipes year after year or do you incorporate 1-2 […]