Posts Tagged "Turkey"


I was looking at a pre-made jar of gravy which suggested throwing some leftover Thanksgiving food in a pan, pouring said-gravy all over it, and baking it as a casserole.  This seemed entirely without nuance, akin to what my late mother would undoubtedly call a turkey version of “shit on a shingle.”  Yes, my mom developed quite a taste for cursing after working at a high school in the Albuquerque Public School system…...

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When Bob and I were dating back in 1986, I invited him over to my parent’s house for a home-cooked Thanksgiving meal.  Little did he know, having only known me for around four months, that I liked to experiment with bizarre menus, especially at holiday times.  So I planned a Chinese-themed dinner for that particular Thanksgiving.  My sister remembers my homemade eggrolls fell apart in the pot I was using as a deep-fryer.  The...

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