Maple Pumpkin Pie & Mascarpone Cream Cheese Ice Cream

maple-pumpkin-pie

We took our favorite pumpkin pie recipe and swapped the sugar for maple for a perfect finish. Mascarpone and cream cheese make the perfect no-cook ice cream that whips up in no time! We are thrilled to have partnered with KitchenAid and all their wonderful products to help bring you this post. Click >>>HERE<<< for recipe. Disclosure: we… 

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Beer Brined Turkey

beer-brined-turkey

Brining your turkey in beer is a stellar idea. Not only does the beer tenderize the turkey but it makes for delicious subtle flavor addition. We smother it in herb butter for added flavor and that perfect crispy skin. Turkey!!!!! Oh my gosh let’s talk about this. Turkey=So. intimidating. I was nervous and excited to… 

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Real Food Thanksgiving Guide

Real Food Thanksgiving Guide

Thanksgiving is a time to gather family and friends around good real wholesome food. We’ve got you covered on all the bases with our Real Food Thanksgiving Guide.   Here’s the menu up this week. We will be adding these as rapidly as we can this week so check back frequently! Menu: Beer Brined Herb Turkey… 

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12 Holiday Pies You’ve Gotta Make This Year

12 Pies

Need a little Thanksgiving pie inspiration? We’ve got you covered from crust to filling with lots of new tastes and twists on the classics.  I adore working with Foodie to bring you these collections. While I am paid I am allowed to curate the best content for you from my favorite blogging friends. I hope… 

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Maple Cranberry Pecan Pie

We’ve mashed up two of our favorite holiday dishes to come up with this Pecan Cranberry Pie. It’s sweetened mostly with maple syrup for the perfect sweet finish. Wonderful with vanilla bean ice cream! Compensation was provided by Safeway, Vons, Randalls and Tom Thumb stores via Mode Media.  The opinions expressed herein are those of… 

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Homemade Cranberry Sauce (With Maple Syrup!)

Cranberry sauce is something that should always be homemade. It tastes worlds better than canned cranberry sauce! We swapped out the sugar for maple syrup to make it real food friendly as well!  This past week has been a whirlwind. In a good way since it means we’ve had plenty of freelance work coming in, which is… 

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Creamy Stovetop Green Beans

creamy stovetop green beans

This one pan recipe pairs fresh green beans with a creamy sauce made with caramelized red onions, garlic, cream, and butter. Top it with crunchy sliced almonds.  Please. If you do nothing else this week….eat these. Oh. My. Gosh. I set out to make a delicious green bean dish for Thanksgiving that didn’t use the oven. Because that big fat bird… 

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