Thanksgiving & Autumn Dishes

I think that Andy Williams song has it wrong… I honestly don’t think Christmas is the “most wonderful time of the year”. I think fall is …and Thanksgiving. Maybe it’s the weather…the brightly colored leaves, the cool crisp air that lends to tucking under a quilt. Maybe it’s the food…I just love autumn harvest…butternut and… Continue reading Thanksgiving & Autumn Dishes

Cream Cheese-N-Spice Frosted Pumpkin Cookies

There is a local sub shop that has an amazing  glass pastry case at the counter here in Oklahoma City.  My favorite cookie there is their Pumpkin Cream Cheese Iced cookie.  I order my low-fat sub on multi-grain bread as I stare longingly through the glass case at them.  Usually, before I leave, I end… Continue reading Cream Cheese-N-Spice Frosted Pumpkin Cookies

Scenes From Thanksgiving

This was the scene at our house yesterday. There was plenty of cooking going on. Everyone got involved and had a job. I love everyone working together, making wonderful food. Food like Poblano Spoonbread, Stuffing, Smashed Potatoes. That’s our daughter Lyndsay, and she is becoming quite the amazing cook.  She makes the BEST fried rice… Continue reading Scenes From Thanksgiving