The standard veggies are fine for Thanksgiving, but it's fun to throw a curve ball in there once in a while. And remember to add the new recipes, don't omit old ones for the new creations, your family will revolt and head for the seas.
I'm not asking you to change your tradition, actually the best way to introduce new items to your menu is to keep the tried and true favorites and just add a new item, but no more than 2 at a time or the pilgrims will get restless. How about Roasted Asparagus?
Before you know it the house will smell of turkey and there will be a sweet potato casserole food fight at a table near you. What do you make for Thanksgiving, all the tried and true recipes? Do you do appetizers?
Mac and Cheese is a great vessel for all of your favorite ingredients. You'd be amazed what you can put in there. And the good news is that you can use your favorite pre-made or boxed mac and cheese to make it a quick full meal.
My sister-in-law, Lisa made this cake last summer when we were back in Lincoln, Nebraska for the fourth of July and I fell in love with a "sweet"! I have no doubts that you will love this cake so much you'll say " this is the best cake I've ever made "!
There are cold weather go to foods that you cook over and over again once the snow starts to fly, they can get tiring day after day, so add this easy Beer Cheese soup and survive the winter with a little something more than pot roast.