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Wednesday, November 21, 2007

Enjoying the Holidays!

Today we made pies for Thanksgiving! It is something we look forward to every year. We made two pumpkins, one fudge, one chocolate chip, and a lemon. The first time I made the lemon pie I messed up pretty big! I burnt the filling, and forgot to pre-bake the crust. I had to do everything over again! I think that is a good reason for me to start cooking a little more!We also made Grandma's home made stuffing, fresh squeezed orange juice, a 40 foot string of popcorn for our Christmas tree, and apple sauce. (We got the idea for the apple sauce from Lindsey.)

It was definitely a fun day in the kitchen! I thought I'd post a few pictures tonight since I won't be on here for a few days.

This is the first year we put popcorn strings on our tree.
I think it looks so pretty!

My sister Bethany made the apple sauce.

Have a great Thanksgiving!


Sara N. Smith said...

Wow....sounds like you were very busy!!!
Happy Thanksgiving - may your day be filled with special memories that will last a lifetime!

Elizabeth said...

Happy Thanksgiving ... I hope you had a special day yesterday! :->


All the food sounds and looks wonderful! We also had a fun day cooking yesterday! Happy Thanksgiving!

Under Southern Skies said...

The pies look SO yummy! I hope you and your family had a very nice Thanksgiving!

Meagan said...

wow!!all of it looks good.. the tre is beautiful!!and i know I do need to keep my eyes on God ... and pray about it ... but i'll ttyl bye