Food · Sides and Veggies

My Thanksgiving Sweet Potatoes

Well really these aren’t my sweet potatoes at all, but it’s what I’ve brought to Thanksgiving the last few years. It’s the Boston Market copycat recipe. I, ironically, have never had the real thing to compare it to. The copy cat recipe calls for the sweet potatoes to be baked. Then you mix them with… Continue reading My Thanksgiving Sweet Potatoes

Family · Other good stuff

30 Things I am thankful for this year

God My husband My sister and brother graduating college next month. So proud! My sister rescuing me twice the week when I didn’t feel well. All my siblings My parents My son My daughter My grandmother My dogs Low gas prices The election being over Having a job that allows me to support my family… Continue reading 30 Things I am thankful for this year

Family

Magic happened last night at our house.

So a little Christmas magic happened at our house last night. If you are giving me the eye roll it’s okay. I know it’s a tad early, but we were in need of it around here. 1) I am kind of a bah-hum bug. 2) We missed our first round of Thanksgiving because everyone had… Continue reading Magic happened last night at our house.

Family

Are you looking forward to the holidays?

I find there’s usually two groups of people this time of year, the holiday enthusiasts and the rest of us. I try not to be a drag about the holidays, but they just really wear me out. Plus, if you’ve read any of my last few posts you’ll know I’ve been whining about not feeling… Continue reading Are you looking forward to the holidays?