Thanksgiving with Carton Smart


This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Carton Smart for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. The holidays always mean lots of cooking, baking, friends, family and enjoying great food. Each year, I look forward to having some special dishes — you know, the ones that people only seem to make […]

50 Thanksgiving Side Dishes

50 Thanksgiving Side Dishes

With Thanksgiving quickly sneaking up on us, it’s time to start planning out the meal. Here are 50 delicious side dishes from you to choose from. What did we miss?   Cranberry Cranberry Tangerine Chutney Cranberry Fruit Conserve Cranberry Mold Cranberry, Orange & Ginger Chutney Cranberry Orange Walnut Relish Gingery Cranberry Sauce Spiced Tea Cranberry […]

50+ Leftover Turkey Recipes

50 Leftover Turkey Recipes

Leftover Turkey Recipes We’ve all been there. It’s the day after Thanksgiving and you have no clue what to do with all that leftover Turkey. It would be such a waste to throw it out and it so good! That’s why we’ve found the 50+ Leftover Turkey Recipes to help you savor every last morsel […]

Thanksgiving Fails

You’re sitting around the kitchen table, the man of the family is sharpening the knife to carve the turkey. Everyone’s smiling and eager to dig in to the beautifully browned bird and suddenly…Dad chops his finger off? Yup. That is my most vivid memory of Thanksgiving in all my years. To this day I have […]

Weekend Pinterest Finds: Being Thankful

The countdown has begun around here: less than a week until Thanksgiving! I thought it would be fitting to curve my Pinterest addiction to finding some great thankful quotes and images, enjoy!                                             What […]

Veg-Friendly Thanksgiving Ideas the Whole Family Will Enjoy!


More and more people are turning to vegetarian/veganism these days. I often find meat eaters curious about what we eat. The fact of the matter is we eat just as much and just as well as everybody else. In most cases we even eat the same exact things! Shepherd’s pie, stuffed shells, even steak and […]

How Do You Spend Your Thanksgivings?

Tofu Turkey

Growing up, our relatives were a minimum of a ten hour drive away. So, our Thanksgivings were spent with church family. Each year, my mom would invite over the church singles and couples who also didn’t have family nearby. A health food store manager, my mom made everything homemade from scratch, from the whole wheat […]

Pinterest Wednesday: Thanksgiving Sides

I don’t know about you, but when it comes to Thanksgiving around here we have a ton of food. Every year I look for new and interesting sides to add to my already abundant menu. We invite friends and family over to eat and everyone has a great time. Here are some delicious side ideas […]

Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids

Thankful Turkey

If you’re looking for something fun and crafty to do with  your kids for Thanksgiving take a peek at these! Just click on the image for directions!!!

Pinterest: Thanksgiving Treats

Turkey Pilgrims

Turkey day’s right around the corner, so it’s time to start planning that yummy menu! Here’s what I’ve found on Pinterest today (click the images for the recipes!):