Red Cabbage

Red Cabbage

Here is another one of our all time favorite Thanksgiving or Christmas recipes.  It is so yummy and compliments any turkey or roast beef. This was my German grandmother’s recipe on my moms side and was passed down to my mom.  She passed it down to my twin sister and I and now our kids … Continue reading

Cranberry and Fig Compote

Cranberry and Fig Compote

Fresh cranberry’s are so beautiful and super easy to prepare for your Thanksgiving dinner.   They are cooked with sugar, orange juice, orange zest and some Fall spices.  This dish will bring your Thanksgiving meal together! Best part is you can make this up to 1 week ahead and keep it in your refrigerator.   … Continue reading

Poppy’s Rolls

Poppy’s Rolls

It is the day before Thanksgiving and I am busy cooking for my daughters NHS (National Honor Society) Thanksgiving banquet for teachers at our High School.  I love how they are thanking our educators with a special meal.  This is my kind of service:) I am making BBQ spare ribs (you ask why?), dinner rolls, … Continue reading

Pumpkin Pie Bars

Pumpkin Pie Bars

Thanksgiving is right around the corner!  I can NOT believe it!  I am so grateful for family, friends, teachers, my faith, random acts of kindness, April and Hazel and all the freedoms we have here in Hong Kong.  18 years ago when I arrived here it was so hard to get the necessary ingredients to … Continue reading