Foodies Unite #6 (trigger warning food) ANOTHER ONE BITES THE CRUST!


Thanksgiving potluck with the neighbors and i only had to cook one thing! Somthing simple but also oddly enough a food with a memory attached of a family member. Presented on my grandmother’s serving tray that i love :heart: My sweet neighbor had sparkling cider for me next to the wine so i would have an option. I thought that was nice of her :blush:

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I won’t see my extended family until the weekend so my husband and I cooked many things throughout the day. Here are two dishes. Purple mashed potatoes with vegetarian gravy. They look odd but tasted delightful.

And a from scratch fall apple cake with caramel also made from scratch. My pants are tight. Happy turkey day to all who celebrate.

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Love this! I have some dishes from my mum & grandmother (even a great grandmother one). Feels so special to use them :heart:
Looks great! Love deviled eggs

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My favorite :drooling_face::drooling_face::drooling_face:

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Yesterday was a great day! Mild temps so we got to spend some time outside with a bonfire. The baked Brie was fricken fantastic! My husband who “hates” Brie ate a ton of it! The Cornish hens were beautiful. I made ahead a wild and brown rice blend dressing with mirepoix, tons of mushrooms and toasted pecans - delightful! Since those little hens don’t make a ton of drippings, I made a strong stock earlier in the day using a couple pounds of chicken gizzards and hearts I found at the grocery store. Cooked them on high heat to made a thick fond and then added veg and herbs and stock. That made for such a delicious gravy, I was pleasantly surprised! And Lupe got herself a very tasty holiday meal with those leftover bits, as well! I’m so grateful for a leisurely day of cooking, afforded to me by planning and preparing ahead and staying sober AF! Grateful for my amigos on this thread and on TS, too :heartpulse: Thanks for sharing your holiday meals yesterday and on holidays across the globe.

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Eggs scrambled in butter then some precooked veg and salami added. Yum.

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@AyBee
Almond croissant :brown_heart:

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Awww yeah!
A good almond croissant is hard to beat, and definitely a treat.
Yum!

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End of pay period lunch of instant mashed potatoes and chicken nugs

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Egg, ham & cheese on toasted Carbonaut bread. At home doing online conference

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Back to salading it back up


Autumn Pear
Mixed greens, sliced pears, candied walnuts, dried cranberries, red onion, goat cheese; roasted pear vinaigrette

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Kiddo requested “rainbow noodles”. Tri-coloured rotini pasta with meat sauce. And shredded cheese of course :cheese:

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Leftovers yuuuuummy!

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Mustard apricot pork tender

With roasted parmesan potatoes and green beans.

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Thanksgiving pics later…
This is lettuce, eggs, sweet potato, walnuts, pear, cooked cranberries. Cranberry pear vinegar.
I froze some fresh cranberries. I get them out, wash them in a colander and put in a bowl without water and microwave them for two minutes or less. They are coming out delicious! ( Before freezing the fresh berries I am dumping them into a freezer bag from the bag they came in)
Will look at all the food pics later, glimpses look awesome!

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I did a lot of stretching and training for my neck and back so the breakfast became lunch :grimacing:

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Looks amazing! :yum:

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Looks so tasty ! :yum:

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Looks incredible! Enjoy

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Ham and cheese french toast

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