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Sweet Potato Casserole

Sweet Potato Casserole (my absolute favorite) Intro: I never used to like yams. I didn’t grow up on them, and to me, they looked kind of strange. An orange pureed vegetable with marshmallows and walnuts smother on top did not sound appealing to me – at all. It wasn’t until I started competing my love […]

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Healthier Green Bean Casserole with Sliced Mushrooms and Onions

Healthier Green Bean Casserole with Sliced Mushrooms and Onions Intro: French’s knows how to market the Green Bean Casserole is all I can say. I have yet to talk to someone who doesn’t have this staple on their table at Thanksgiving, and why? Mostly due to the recipe included on every can of French Friend […]

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Nut and Berry Rice Stuffing

Nut and Berry Rice Stuffing Intro: My mom’s Sausage Stuffing will always have a special place in my heart. It is the absolute best. Every person who’s tried it has been converted from their own recipe. It’s so rich! But made with bread cubes, eggs, giblets, sausage, and loads of butter, it’s not in my […]

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Better for You Gravy

Better for You Gravy   Intro: Gravy isn’t supposed to be healthy. How can it be? Made from pan drippings, added oils, salty broth, and who knows what else, most of us skimp on the gravy because we know it’s not good for us. My husband loves to pour the gravy on. Now I do […]

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Pumpkin Custards in Ramekins

Pumpkin Custards in Ramekins Intro: I was always the first one in line for my Grandma’s Pumpkin Pie. I love pumpkin pie. Actually, I love anything “pumpkin” period. It’s hard to justify a slice of pumpkin pie though after a heavy meal, so again, I wanted to come up with a healthier option that still […]

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