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Turkey in a Nesco Roaster Oven

For the first time, I cooked a 14 lb. turkey in my Nesco Roaster. It was incredibly easy and was the best turkey I’ve ever roasted. I did have the concern that I wouldn’t get the beautiful color that conventional oven roasting delivers, yet my modest poultry came out perfectly.…

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Thanksgiving Past

I was going to start off by saying that Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday… but the truth is EVERY Holiday is my favorite. Ha! The other day I came across photos from a simple yet elegant Thanksgiving dinner from a couple of years ago. It was lovely!     One…

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Halloween Costume: Space Cadet

Boy’s Space Cadet costume. This was such a F-U-N project largely because I did not have a pattern so I had to design one using a pair of sweatpants and a t-shirt as my guide for the pattern pieces.                      …

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