I know, I was raised the same way... grandma would cook the bird for what seemed all day and constantly lathered it in some shining concoction like the bird was at the beach, but seriously, if you want a great bird keep the oven door closed.
Recipe Rescue: 24 Days of Thanksgiving; Turkey Questions Answered!
I don't know why, but that unassuming frozen bird causes so much grief every year. How big a turkey will feed everyone AND give us left overs? To Tent or Not? Is it safe to stuff the bird? How long do I cook it? How hot should the oven be? What does basting do and is it necessary?  Okay, before I st…
Turkey With Stuffing: Is Your Family Safe?
It's Time To Cook The Turkey! This Year I Am Considering Stuffing The Mighty Bird. I Am Not A Huge Bird Stuffer, In Fact, It Scares Me A Little. There Are So Many Little Warriors Out To Ruin Our Holiday. These Little Warriors, Well, Some Call Them Bacteria And They Can Shut Down A Party Faster …
Thanksgiving: Planning Saves Nerves
Year After Year, I Get Overwhelmed Within The 24 Hours Of Thanksgiving. So Much To Do, So Many Details, I End Up Wanting To Run And Hide Or Nap Until Black Friday. This Year, I Am Taking A New Approach.