Celebrating can be exhausting. Pretending to have Thanksgiving in June can be doubly exhausting. We weren’t event drinking when we came up with this idea!
Lots of good weird friends made this celebration a blast!
can’t move…stuffed to eyeballs….heaven…..sigh*burp**
ham glazed with last summer’s strawberry-blackberry jam, with raw honey and lemon
mashed yams with coconut milk, heavy cream, cinnamon, nutmeg, butter
mashed potatoes with cream and butter
stuffin’ muffins (stuffing made from sourdough bread cubes, apples, onions, celery, pecans, chicken stock and sage sausage parceled out into muffin cups and baked crispy) I got the idea from Rachael Ray, same recipe I always use tho…
green bean casserole, but with fresh boiled green beans, bacon drippings, heavy cream, pepper and salt, mushrooms, and battered deep fried leeks substituting for that stuff in the can…
fruit salad with sour cream sauce
greens in butter and bacon drippings, with onion
assorted cheeses, pears, nuts, chips, fruits, cherry and vanilla cream sodas, apple cider, sparkling apple cider, root beer, olives, celery, carrots, different dips
homemade apple and pumpkin pies with hand whipped cream