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Thanksgiving Recipe Round Up v.2014

Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday, hands down. A whole day to celebrate food! And it’s the best food too; I’m totally the type of person that gets a Gobbler sandwich all year round and makes a full turkey dinner in the … Continue reading

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DIY: Festive Rosemary Holiday Decorations

Our rosemary plant has been growing like crazy lately! Aside from putting it in literally everything Thanksgiving dish I made this year, I realized I needed to think of other things to do with it. You know what that means … Continue reading

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Recipe Reboot: The Best Homemade Gravy

This year I rebooted my 2011 homemade gravy recipe. Here is the new and improved recipe! Domestocrat’s Best Homemade Gravy ver. 2013 1/2 cup drippings from cooked turkey 3 cups low sodium stock (any kind will work – chicken, turkey, … Continue reading

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Recipe Reboot – DIY: Brine Your Own Thanksgiving Turkey

This year I rebooted my 2011 turkey brine recipe. Here is the new and improved recipe! Domestocrat’s Thanksgiving Turkey Brine ver. 2013 1.5 cups kosher salt, divided 1/2 gallon apple cider 3/4 gallon water 1/2 cup maple syrup 1 orange … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving 2013

Thanksgiving prep began the Friday before when John and I made our annual Whole Foods mega trip for ingredients. On Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday I prepped as much as I could in advance of Thursday. I made cinnamon ice cream, … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Recipe Round Up v.2013

I am really excited for Thanksgiving this year. I think it’s because I definitely need a break from everyday life but also because I haven’t spent much time in the kitchen lately and Turkey Day is the best reason to … Continue reading

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Recipe: French Bread Boule

I have a trusty sourdough boule recipe but I wanted to see what would happen if I took a french bread recipe and made it using the same method as the boule. Plus, I find sourdough starter to be a … Continue reading

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