Monthly Archives: November 2015

11 Talking points for Thanksgiving dinner

This month families will gather all over America to enjoy quality time, and share a marathon Thanksgiving dinner. Can this be overwhelming, with potentially awkward moments? How do you keep conversation flowing as smooth as the gravy?

What Else is on the Chopping Block this Thanksgiving?

Shocking exclusive shallow investigative report:   Thanksgiving is in jeopardy of losing its status as a holiday. According to unreliable sources (my own imagination) there was trouble when the Boss of All Holidays did an annual performance review of Thanksgiving. Here is the Boss’s evaluation obtained from an informant who had big enough brussel sprouts […]

Recipe for No Curse Dessert

I struggled when I tried to make Lemon Meringue pies for the church pie sale, and my litany of profanity made them more colorful than confetti cakes. Since then I have abandoned baking anything that requires a culinary arts degree. And during the upcoming holiday season I wanted to share this quick and easy dessert with […]