Happpy Thanksgiving!!

Decorating By mommynana Updated 26 Nov 2011 , 1:34am by theresaf

mommynana Posted 23 Nov 2011 , 1:06am
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Just wanted to wish everyone a happy Turkey,

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theresaf Posted 23 Nov 2011 , 2:13am
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You too! Planning on eating EVERYTHING! And I'm cooking and baking! You?

mommynana Posted 23 Nov 2011 , 2:19am
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Absolutey! Love that turkey on thanksgiving, And everything that goes with it,. The best is being with family thou.

BizCoCos Posted 23 Nov 2011 , 2:49am
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Happy Tthanksgiving, may you and your family be blessed. I have celiac disease so my family had to adapt the menu, mourning the loss of the stuffing, lol, still plan to enjoy!

theresaf Posted 23 Nov 2011 , 3:29am
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Margiep, my sister has celiac so I make a lot that's GF. Our family stuffing is a rice based one so no modification was necessary! And I use GF unsalted pretzels ground up in place of breadcrumbs for my sister's version of stuffed mushrooms, rice balls, etc. Not the same I know, but still yum! And I have some great GF choco cookies if you need recipes!

mommynana Posted 23 Nov 2011 , 4:04am
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[quote="theresaf"]Margiep, my sister has celiac so I make a lot that's GF. Our family stuffing is a rice based one so no modification was necessary! And I use GF unsalted pretzels ground up in place of breadcrumbs for my sister's version of stuffed mushrooms, rice balls, etc. Not the same I know, but still yum! And I have some great GF choco cookies if you need recipes![/
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Awww Rice balls, Shoot, Thats what i should of made, I`m making home made bread, And I forgot all about them, Ok, have to make them for Christmas.

theresaf Posted 23 Nov 2011 , 4:31am
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Mommynana, you must be Italian too! Haha!

QTCakes1 Posted 23 Nov 2011 , 3:46pm
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HAPPY THANKSGIVING EVERYONE! I am not cooking this year. WOO HOO! Though I am concerend about my turkey eating. We are going to my cousin-in-law's house, where my BIL, who can cook, will fry a turkey. Unfortunately, last time he fried a turkey it was DRY!!!! I didn't think that was possible. icon_biggrin.gif So, wish me luck that he does not over fry it this year! icon_wink.gif Nothing beats a brined turkey by the way...

BizCoCos Posted 23 Nov 2011 , 4:00pm
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thank you mommy nana will pm you for the recipes!

mommynana Posted 23 Nov 2011 , 4:29pm
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Mommynana, you must be Italian too! Haha!





Now how did you know??

theresaf Posted 23 Nov 2011 , 4:30pm
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Good luck with the fried turkey! Sounds interesting but I am a brining fan too! Just set it up, though somehow I am out of whole peppercorns? How does that happen...it's not my usual midnight snack! Checked all my other ingredients ahead of time but never even looked at the peppercorn inventory. Oh well will add later after trip 9999 to the store for other last minute fresh vegetables!

mommynana Posted 23 Nov 2011 , 4:32pm
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Originally Posted by QTCakes1

HAPPY THANKSGIVING EVERYONE! I am not cooking this year. WOO HOO! Though I am concerend about my turkey eating. We are going to my cousin-in-law's house, where my BIL, who can cook, will fry a turkey. Unfortunately, last time he fried a turkey it was DRY!!!! I didn't think that was possible. icon_biggrin.gif So, wish me luck that he does not over fry it this year! icon_wink.gif Nothing beats a brined turkey by the way...




We do that to, I put a 25lb stuffed in the oven, And we fry a 16 lb, The fried one We don`t make until we are about ready to eat. Cuz it dose tend to dry out quicker, Enjoy

NanaSandy Posted 23 Nov 2011 , 4:45pm
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Happy Thanksgiving! Baking some Pumpkin Cupcakes for friends today, and then have to start on cooking for tomorrow.
Have a blessed holiday!

jgifford Posted 23 Nov 2011 , 4:46pm
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We're having a very quiet Thanksgiving this year - - DH is on call so no travelling.

I'm so thankful for everyone here and all the help and advice I've received. I hope you all have a safe and very happy time with family and friends and may God bless you! icon_smile.gif

QTCakes1 Posted 23 Nov 2011 , 5:48pm
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Good luck with the fried turkey! Sounds interesting but I am a brining fan too! Just set it up, though somehow I am out of whole peppercorns? How does that happen...it's not my usual midnight snack! Checked all my other ingredients ahead of time but never even looked at the peppercorn inventory. Oh well will add later after trip 9999 to the store for other last minute fresh vegetables!




I've done that before as well. I think it's cause we only use whole peppercorns on occassion, we assume we could never run out. icon_razz.gif

BizCoCos Posted 24 Nov 2011 , 12:39pm
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http://cakecentral.com//gallery/2215550 Thank you everyone for your gf recipe help, pls take a look at my 1st gumpaste thanksgiving day table in my photos

mommynana Posted 24 Nov 2011 , 2:57pm
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Thats GREET !! thumbs_up.gif margiep

theresaf Posted 24 Nov 2011 , 4:07pm
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Enjoy everyone!I'll have to post photo from my laptop tomorrow! Pace yourselves!

Gerle Posted 24 Nov 2011 , 4:28pm
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Happy Thanksgiving everyone! I, too, would like to say thank you to all who have been so very helpful and sharing on this site. I learn more each time I get on this site and have received some wonderful recipes. It's wonderful to find a site like this who has people who are so willing to share their expertise, techniques and wonderful recipes. It makes cake decorating so much more fun!

Enjoy your day!!!

theresaf Posted 24 Nov 2011 , 5:05pm
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I second that Gerie!

theresaf Posted 25 Nov 2011 , 4:18pm
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Oh I am stuffed everyone! How about you? And working. Posted my turkey cake. When I get home later, I plan on making "sandwiches" from the leftover turkey! While simultaneously continuing to eat!

BizCoCos Posted 25 Nov 2011 , 10:39pm
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Too cute-the cake, still dead tired from hours of cooking, I did a rice stuffing and small rice balls-asian style, for my gluten free dishes- very good---my tiny cupcakes with turkey on top were a bigger hit then the turkey table cake. Margiep

mommynana Posted 25 Nov 2011 , 11:48pm
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Not only stuffed, But exhausted, From cooking, And then my kids draged me out to christmas shop, Out half the night Thur, And back out all day on Fri, Now time to rest, Work tomorrow, Hope everyone had a happy thumbs_up.gif

theresaf Posted 26 Nov 2011 , 1:34am
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Margie no wonder you're tired! You really did a lot! And shopping too- mommynana, I only on-line shopped! After work today, some more cleaning, but feel like I've been run over by a steamroller! But all went well, too much food and plenty of leftovers! And a friend wants a cake for Sunday! Ooh, I'll think about that more tomorrow!

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