Four-Day Plan for Thanksgiving Dinner, aka How to Keep the Crazy to a Minimum

Four-Day Plan for Thanksgiving Dinner, aka How to Keep the Crazy to a Minimum - Andrea Meyers

Thanksgiving is about week away, and you have 20 people coming on the big day. Well, even if you aren’t having 20 people over for dinner, having a plan for the day makes everything go much more smoothly, barring unforeseen disasters like dropping the turkey or burning the pie. Not that I’ve ever done anything…

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Valentine’s Day Chocolate Desserts for Extremely Busy People

It’s Valentine’s Day! Have you made dessert yet? Have you thought about dessert yet? If your busy schedule has left you trying to think of something at the last minute, I have a few chocolate desserts that you can whip up today. And I’ve included preparation time estimates to help you plan. Vaina Cocktail from…

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Thanksgiving Ideas: Turkey and Sides

Still sorting out your Thanksgiving menu? This week we are sharing some of our favorites for Thanksgiving dinner and we’re kicking it off with the turkey and side dishes. Stay tuned for more of our favorites: desserts and breads on Tuesday and breakfast on Wednesday. Turkey Slow-Cooker Turkey Breast and Gravy

Ideas for a Fourth of July Cookout

The Fourth of July is one of my favorite holidays, as mentioned in my recent article at, and the fireworks, cookouts, and time with family and friends are my favorite parts of the holiday. This year we will spend the holiday with our family in the Adirondacks and will enjoy some great cooking from…

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Feed Dad Well on Father’s Day

Need some ideas for planning a Father’s Day meal? Michael doesn’t typically ask to eat out for Father’s Day, he usually wants some of our home cooking, and these are some of his favorites. Best wishes for a happy Father’s Day! Blueberry Muffins

Ideas for a Memorial Day Cook Out

Memorial Day in the United States represents the unofficial start of summer and the official start of grilling season. These are some of our favorites for a fun and easy Memorial Day cookout. ON THE GRILL Greek Burger (or any other kind of burger)

Ideas for Mother’s Day

If you are looking for some ideas on what to make for Mother’s Day this weekend, here are a few ideas from us. We hope you have a delicious Mother’s Day weekend! Breakfast/Brunch Orange Blueberry Muffins