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Bring it, Thanksgiving! (Slow cooker mashed potatoes)

This is week 2 of Emily’s Rookie Thanksgiving, mashed potatoes. I was totally game for this one, because I’ve been wanting to try to make potatoes in the crock pot. I’m not sure if I’m cheating at Emily’s challenge, because I’m not going all the way to homemade with these recipes. Last week, I made the rolls […]

Bring it, Thanksgiving! (Bread and butter)

When my friend Emily at imperfect, announced her Rookie Thanksgiving, I knew I wanted to try to play along. The concept is to learn to make a homemade Thanksgiving meal in stages over the course of 6 weeks. I may not have the opportunity to do every challenge, but I’m definitely going to try. Hopefully, […]

Butternut squash

Sunday was week 4 of Emily’s Rookie Thanksgiving, sweet potatoes. But, because I don’t follow rules well, I decided to use my abundance of butternut squash instead. I picked 32 of them (I’m not exaggerating) and I’ve heard that you can use it in much the same way one uses sweet potatoes. So, while it doesn’t really […]