Tag: turkey

The Ultimate (Store-Bought) Gravy Transformation

The Ultimate (Store-Bought) Gravy Transformation

Need a gravy shortcut? Give store-bought gravy the flavor, color and thickness boost it needs to be worthy of those creamy mashed potatoes with just a few simple tips and tricks.

Turkey Poblano Chili

Turkey Poblano Chili

Everybody has their favorite chili. It’s one of those “my mom’s better than you mom” kind of things. For the record … MY mom makes THE BEST chili. This is not up for discussion. Maybe your mom didn’t make your favorite chili (shhhhh … I won’t 

Italian Meatballs

Italian Meatballs

Childhood favorite, college staple, and affordable family dinner … amp up your spaghetti with these homemade meatballs!

Thanksgiving Meatballs & Cranberry-Mustard Sauce

Thanksgiving Meatballs & Cranberry-Mustard Sauce

November. Halloween is over and everyone is jumping right into Christmas. Music, movies, decorations, shopping … Not me. I’m a Thanksgiving girl. I love everything about this holiday. I love the hymns we sing at church, the story of the Pilgrims and Indians sharing a 

State Fair Turkey Burgers

Nothing compares to the state fair here in Iowa. I can say that because “Nothing Compares” is the slogan for the 2016 Iowa Sate Fair. Even though it is only April, and the fair is in August, twitter, facebook and the morning news shows are already alerting us to:

– grandstand entertainment (Steven Tyler, Lady Antebellum, Dierks Bentley, Jeff Dunham, and more)

– new food items to search out (I am drawn to the Ultimate Bacon Brisket Bomb

– the on-going controversy over when our schools should be allowed to begin classes for the fall (during the fair or after? It’s not as simple an argument as it seems!).