Thanksgiving

Deep Dish Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookie Pie

by Kate on November 14, 2013

There are some recipes in life that are like an old friend – one you can always count on to tell you when your hair looks funny, or you have a stray hair on your chin that needs plucking (or, that’s what I consider to be a good friend).  This Deep Dish Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookie […]

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Back to the office this morning, sporting my stretchiest and most forgiving pants with the taste of turkey still on the brain – I hope everyone had a great, great, great Thanksgiving weekend The last four days were full of: Turkey… Dessert… Some kitchen mishaps… And now Christmas is in full effect at the Schoon […]

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Carrot Souffle

by Kate on November 20, 2012

I’m sure you’re thinking “Carrot Souffle? What in the world?” I know – I know – but bear with me here… A few years back, Dave and I attended a holiday dinner party at his former bosses house, and his wife did a bang up job with dinner!  I remember sitting down to the table […]

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Your Perfect Thanksgiving Table

by Kate on November 14, 2012

One week from tomorrow, we’ll be hours away from the biggest eating holiday of the year: THANKSGIVING! And this weekend, Dave and I will be hosting Dave’s High School clan for a ‘practice’ T-day dinner – because let’s be honest, this is the only month where that extra 5-10 lbs can be solely blamed on […]

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Pumpkin Cheesecake Dip – 2.0

by Kate on November 13, 2012

I’m not afraid to admit when perfectly laid out recipes go astray. Last Thanksgiving, we had some friends over for a makeshift ‘Thanksgiving Dinner” and our friend Alissa brought this pumpkin dip with various treats to dip in it, and OMG – it was beyond good.  And the best part was that it was served […]

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Pumpkin Ice Cream Pie

by Kate on November 9, 2012

Happy Friday everyone! Man, these 5-day weeks are BRUTAL! To say that the weather around here has been crazy lately would be a complete understatement.  Within about a week and a half, we had a Hurrricane AND a Nor’ Easter that brought the first snow of the season to Boston – and now it’s all […]

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Pumpkin Oreo Cheesecake Bites

by Kate on November 7, 2012

I’m stuffed – wanna know why? I was stressed last night – what a nail biter the election was! And I don’t know about you guys, but  I am a stress eater.  Instead of knitting, chewing gum or taking a brisk walk when I’m feeling anxious about something, I stuff my face with whatever is […]

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Pumpkin Arancini Balls

by Kate on September 27, 2012

You know that saying “Life is what happens when you’re busy making other plans”?  Well, same goes for cooking I think -sometimes really good stuff can come from a recipe that you really didn’t plan. Last year, I had pumpkin risotto for the first time, and man was it good! Lord Hobo is a bar […]

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