With Thanksgiving

Introduction I have to tell you something. I know it is a little controversial to say this during Thanksgiving week, but here goes. Turkeys intimidate me. They confuse me. Turkeys are dry if not prepared the right way. They are large and I have struggled, wrestling with, prepping, seasoning, cooking and carving such large birds. … Continue reading With Thanksgiving

Comfort Apple Cake

Introduction I have been thinking about Thanksgiving and how small gatherings are going to be this year, in the United States. I asked myself what would make great candidates for hybrid dishes. These are dishes I define as celebratory enough for the holidays but do double duty as meals and snacks for work-from-home days and … Continue reading Comfort Apple Cake