turkey and spinach quesadillas with cranberry salsa recipe

November 24, 2014 I know you are all in major Thanksgiving prep mode.  But I wanted to post this recipe for the day after if you are planning that far ahead.  And if that is the case, you and I are probably good friends, or should be.  One of the reasons I absolutely love the day after Thanksgiving is because I sit in my pajamas until noon like a lady of leisure and make everyone bring me things like tea and slippers, and fetch me the remote control because I slaved over...

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planning a happy thanksgiving 2014: 1 week to go!

This post has been edited from the original which was published on November 17, 2011. Wow, the last three weeks have gone by so quickly!  I am so excited to celebrate Thanksgiving.  We have a super fun crew joining us...

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planning a happy thanksgiving 2014: 2 weeks and counting!

This post was originally published on November 10, 2011. Thanksgiving is 2 weeks away!  Is the exclamation point there to emphasize panic or joy?  I'm excited!  I've been teaching quite a few Thanksgiving-themed classes as of late and I'm feeling...

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five friday favorites for making a turkey 11.7.14

I am in full Thanksgiving mode, cooking friends!  This is the time I check all my equipment so I don't have to fight the crowds in Williams-Sonoma the night before Thanksgiving because I can't find my meat thermometer.  Today I'm...

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whole roasted maple-brined turkey recipe

whole roasted maple-brined turkey recipe | pamela salzman This is it, my last Thanksgiving recipe for you.  And it's my favorite way to make turkey as of late.  I taught this method in all my November classes last year and a few this year and I was consistently thrilled with the results.  I don't even like turkey,...

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how to make and roll out pie crust VIDEO

Video on how to make and roll out pie crust | pamela salzman It's pie season if you haven't noticed.  And even though I don't think we should be eating too much dessert, I am a sucker for a good, seasonal fruit pie.  Making pie is my favorite Thanksgiving task, and I love do everything from scratch, including the crust.  I taught myself...

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the best pecan pie recipe (no corn syrup added)

pecan pie without corn syrup | pamela salzma I'm taking a quick break from Friday Favorites so that I can focus on sharing Thanksgiving recipes until the big day arrives! Want to know my favorite moment of Thanksgiving day?  When I get to relax with a cup of tea and sink my teeth into a slice...

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