Are you someone who doesn’t fit in perfectly with the standard holiday traditions? Perhaps you’re vegetarian, or gluten-free, or just don’t like Turkey. Many of us break the mold – or at least put some pressure on it – but we also don’t want to inconvenience our friends and family around the table.
So…what to do?
I’ve found that it’s far better to focus on what I can have instead of what I can’t. Even better, I see absolutely no reason why we can’t redefine our traditions. After all, traditions are a product of our culture, right? They’re developed by those who came before us, and now it’s our turn to add our own spin to the party.
Two years ago, I took it upon myself to create a new family tradition at Thanksgiving. It’s a simple one, and it integrates remarkably easily into our Thanksgiving Meal. To find out what it is (and yes, the picture above is a clue), click over to my guest post the Attune Foods blog!
I know, I know: Holiday gift guides are lurking in just about everywhere corner of the internet these days. I’m adding my own list because, well, I just can’t resist! I really enjoy seeking out new/interesting/useful/pretty kitchen and cooking items, so I hope you’ll find something worthy in this list for your loved ones (or for yourself!).Continue Reading →
This Smoky Green Bean Casserole with Smoked Goat Cheddar and Fennel will be my contribution to the holiday table this year. (Don’t tell anyone, but it’s actually really easy to put together!)Continue Reading →
Well, we did it!! What a month it’s been. At last count, 15,543 people signed the October Unprocessed pledge, more than 2,000 people joined our vibrant Facebook Group, and we shared 44 guest posts throughout the month.Continue Reading →
Now, I don’t think one Lunchable is going to put anyone’s health over the edge, but please tell me we can all agree this is not what we should be feeding our children on a weekly basis. So let me leave you with some similar, much better alternatives that you can make at home!Continue Reading →