Category Archives: turkey

Turkey feast at Bonita Springs

What a glorious day! The sun was high in the sky, the palette of the sky was a beautiful pale blue dotted with little puffs of whipped cream white clouds. It was also going to be a glorious day because … Continue reading

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Bringing back a favorite just in time for Thanksgiving

I actually prepared this delicious Tyler Florence Maple-Roasted Turkey with Sage, Smoked Bacon, and Cornbread Stuffing in 2009. I prepared it again this past spring after a long struggle to get our refrigerator-freezer repaired or replaced. After multiple repair calls, … Continue reading

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Easy Turkey Divan

What happened to June?  I have been so busy with spring cleaning, making plans for our grandson to come visit in July, and traveling that I have completely lost track of days and weeks.  Thank goodness for leftovers and restaurants.  … Continue reading

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Turkey Monte-Cristo Sandwich

After making a wonderful Herb Roasted Turkey Breast a few days ago, my attention turned to what to do with the leftover meat.  My favorite dish to make after roasting a turkey is an open-face turkey sandwich with mashed potatoes … Continue reading

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Herb-Roasted Turkey Breast

And, so it begins.  Storm season for Florida started on June 1st and already by June 6th we were drenched by Tropical Storm Andrea.  Sometime in May I start preparing for storm season by cleaning out the freezer, shopping for … Continue reading

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Wonderfully moist, brined Thanksgiving turkey

If you have never brined a turkey before, you really must try this turkey recipe I found this recipe in Southern Living Cooking for Christmas 2012. This is a special edition presented exclusively by Dillard’s that I picked up on a shopping … Continue reading

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Cruising to the Bahamas—CocoCay at last!!

Whenever I am really happy about something you can hear me say as I throw my arms high into the air, “Joy and rapture”. Well today I did just that as I looked out of the porthole and saw sunny … Continue reading

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