Archive for November, 2010

WRITTEN ON Tuesday, November 30th, 2010 BY Meredith AND STORED IN Dinner, Holiday, Italian, Leftovers, Pasta, Turkey

ShareOur Thanksgiving was everything I’d hoped it would be. A house full of family, an adorable and well behaved baby girl, a long morning walk, a gorgeous table (she said as she pats herself on the back), and heaps of good food.  We had roast turkey and deep fried turkey. It rained, so we had […]


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WRITTEN ON Thursday, November 25th, 2010 BY Meredith AND STORED IN Baking, Dessert, Holiday

ShareI actually started to well up a bit as I typed out the title of this post.  I know some recent admissions of mine may make it seem as though I’m in a constant struggle.  And I fear some of my more fertility based rants may have been misconstrued, or perhaps poorly communicated. There are […]


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WRITTEN ON Tuesday, November 23rd, 2010 BY Meredith AND STORED IN Appetizer, Breakfast, Holiday, Pork

ShareI’ve been getting pretty fired up about our first holiday season in our new neighborhood. Starting today, we’ll have a houseful of family for my favorite all-American holiday. Beside the fact that Thanksgiving is a holiday based solely on food, love of country, and giving thanks, it’s also the official start of the holidays. In […]


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WRITTEN ON Monday, November 22nd, 2010 BY Meredith AND STORED IN Dinner, Potato, Tomatoes

ShareWhen I was a sophomore in college, I had to get my tonsils and adenoids removed. At the same time, I also had holes poked into my sinus pockets so they would drain more efficiently. All of this happened over Christmas break, and though the doctor said it would be only about 3-4 days until […]


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WRITTEN ON Tuesday, November 9th, 2010 BY Meredith AND STORED IN Cheese, Dinner, Pasta, Vegetables, Vegetarian

ShareWhen I was in 8th grade I cheated in Latin class. We had to hand in our homework and I convinced a friend to let me copy hers because I, shockingly, wasn’t exactly prepared. Strangely enough, we had the exact same wrong answers. Busted. I also, on occasion, would try to sneak a peek at […]


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WRITTEN ON Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010 BY Meredith AND STORED IN Chicken, Corn, Dinner, Holiday, Pork

ShareAs a kid, I’d get to request at least one meal per week.  Mom would sit at the kitchen table on Sunday, pen and paper in hand, and ask everyone what they wanted for dinner over the next five days.  It usually didn’t go that well. Asking on Sunday what someone wants to eat on […]


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