Just my Thoughts · Recipes

Pumpkin Gingerbread Trifle

I have never before made a trifle.  I went out and bought a cheap plastic bowl to make this one in as I didn’t even have a bowl for it.  I also, as I have mentioned many times, altered the recipe I found to make myself happy. First off, I made my own gingerbread.  … Continue reading Pumpkin Gingerbread Trifle

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The Leftover Fridge

No, the refrigerator is not a leftover.  It is, after a 22 pound turkey last Thursday, full of leftovers.  Or, it was is a better way to put it.  Yes, I roasted a 22 pound turkey.  No, I did not have an entire town over for Thanksgiving dinner.  I had myself, my six kids and… Continue reading The Leftover Fridge

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29 Days of Giving

This time of year – the holidays – always seem to bring out giving.  We give to our local religious organizations.  We give to our local food pantries.  We give to each other.  Sometimes, we give to others that we do not know but mostly to those we love.  Sometimes our gifts, donations to charitable causes,… Continue reading 29 Days of Giving