Monthly Archives: November 2014

A Thanksgiving Wish….

…..from Cooking With Char to All of You! We have something extra to be thankful for this year: another year of fun researching new foods and ways to prepare them; new information on nutrition and food issues that come and … Continue reading

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MNF Tomatillo Soup with Chili and Chicken

The evenings are finally getting cooler and yes, it IS about time! So a bowl of hot soup for dinner, or even a cup before dinner, is a good way to warm up your insides so you don’t have to … Continue reading

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Popovers

Last week, I talked about ‘traditional’ Thanksgiving foods. Whenever I think of them, I always think of one of my cousin’s sons – her older son. He was very young then, maybe 5 or 6, I don’t recall exactly, but … Continue reading

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Cranberry Pecan Pie

What is the traditional pie served at Thanksgiving? Pumpkin? Pecan? Chocolate Pecan? Apple? All true! But this year, how about trying something new and different, yet using some of the traditional Thanksgiving ingredients: Cranberries and Pecans! They really do go … Continue reading

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Wild Rice with Golden Raisins

Have you ever gone to a Thanksgiving pot luck? I don’t mean where you offer to bring something and the hostess says … bring your (ill in the blank)! But a true pot luck where perhaps the host/hostess provides the … Continue reading

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MNF – Sweet and Spicy Sweet Potatoes Balls

Thanksgiving will be here before we’ve had a chance to catch our breath – singly or together – so I’ve decided to spend the rest of this month on Thanksgiving recipes. Most of us have family traditional foods that we … Continue reading

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Chicken with Grapefruit

Now that fall is here – and winter is coming – or at least that’s what I keep promising myself! – I’ve brought out my fall and winter recipes. The summer recipes that have been put away until next year … Continue reading

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