Thanksgiving Movie Tradition – Thank You Charlie Brown

  Some things are magically timeless.  And, without doubt, Charles Schulz certainly captured that magic as it flowed through his creativity and artistry to entertain audiences for almost 40 years.  He is definitely one person I would have liked to have met.  I wonder what it was like to have watched him in the creation process?Regardless, I certainly appreciate him … Read More

Corn Salsa and Homemade Chips are Easy Thanksgiving Appetizers

Black Bean and Corn Salsa with Homemade Chips

Easy Thanksgiving Appetizers can be tasty and nutritious.  Check out this Black Bean and Corn salsa recipe served with homemade chips in the shapes of colorful fall leaves.  The homemade chips are made out of spinach, whole grain and sun-dried tomato flavored flatbreads; yum. Grab the kids and head to the kitchen for this festively fun fix. It’s a great … Read More

Cinnamon Apples and Dip are a perfect Thanksgiving Snack

Cinnamon Apples and Dip arranged on a plate to resemble a turkey

My cinnamon and apples and dip are perfect for a healthy Thanksgiving Snack.  The kids can turn this simple recipe into a food turkey for festive fun.  It’s a delicious snack the whole family will enjoy. Cinnamon Apples and Dip are a perfect Thanksgiving Snack I absolutely love cinnamon apples!  It’s the way I eat my apples; always.  I love … Read More

No-Churn Apple Pie Ice Cream

Homemade apple pie ice cream served in edible phyllo shell bowls topped with caramel sauce

No-churn Apple Pie Ice Cream is rich and creamy.  It’s an easy, but delicious dessert that’s perfect for fall entertaining.  This ice cream recipe is served perfectly in an edible phyllo dish to add a little bit of crunch to the mix. No-Churn Apple Pie Ice Cream This no-churn apple pie ice cream recipe is easy to make.  It’s layered … Read More

Squash Monsters for Dinner

When my youngest was much littler than she is now, we used to play a game in the produce aisles throughout the fall.   Every week she would select one new squash, because there are so many unique and colorful options to try that caught her eye.  It was FANTASTIC; it encouraged taste testing and trying new foods and even … Read More

Apple – Caramel Crisp Anyone?

  Do you cook Thanksgiving dinner?  I somehow did get passed on the holiday traditions.  They seam to have skipped from my grandmother’s to me with little interception by mom.  I often wondered how my retired mom got out of ‘it’ while this busy, working mom of three ended up with the dinners & the holidays.  But, in the end, … Read More

Kids in the Kitchen – Gobble Up Dessert Recipe

I wish I could say it wasn’t true, but the math equation that comes to mind when I turn the calendar and see Thanksgiving circled is holidays = desserts.  It’s a time when all of those scrumptious, sweet treats associated with fall, Thanksgiving and family traditions are brought to the table in one fell swoop. It’s never about the ‘one’ … Read More

Lunch Food Art made Easy with these Turkey Roll Ups

Thanksgiving Turkey Wraps

 We’re continuing the Thanksgiving festivity and fun and adding it to the lunch menu.  I have found that when you add a stick, almost everything tastes better to kids; lol!  So, why not add it to the sandwich?  These turkey’s were so easy to make & are a perfect  serve any time this month, especially useful for thanksgiving left-overs the … Read More

Gooey Caramel Apple Brownies

Gooey Caramel Apple Brownies by Jodie Fitz 1 ½ cups Price Chopper all purpose flour 1 tsp Price Chopper baking powder ½ tsp Price Chopper salt ¾ cup Price Chopper light brown sugar ½ cup Price Chopper butter, softened 2 Price Chopper eggs, large 2 tsp Price Chopper vanilla extract 2 medium – large apples 6 oz. Price Chopper caramels … Read More