12 Best Ho-Ho-Holiday Pies

Written in partnership with foodie.com. Any opinions are my own!

Pies are on my list this year to bring to our family Thanksgiving! We always do a pumpkin pie and a pecan pie (who doesn’t?!), but sometimes I like to spice things up! My chocolate pecan pie is the best and I’d love to give some of these other recipes a try, too.

Check out Ho-Ho-Holiday Pies

by Emily Dickey at Foodie.com

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Ryan is soooooooooooo ready for those Thanksgiving mashed potatoes! Hahaha. And I am sooooo thankful for my adorable little boy 🙂


Thanksgiving recipes

I love baking (cooking? not so much.) and really want to try some new goodies! These look delicious… what to pick?!

What’s on your Thanksgiving menu this year?

Pumpkin Cream Cheese Muffins

Pumpkin Cream Cheese Dip

Caramel Apple Cider

Cream Cheese Pumpkin Bread

Spiced Pumpkin Butter

Pumpkin Pancakes

Every time I pick out a couple of

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Thanksgiving craft ideas

I remember doing crafts with my mom when I was a kid, but don’t think I’m particularly a crafty person. Or, at least, I wasn’t. But now that I’m a stay-at-home mom? I love doing projects with Ryan and it’s something fun to fill our days. He gets really proud of things he has made, too!

Thanksgiving Craft Ideas:

leaf printed napkins

Stuff cheap placemats with stuffing and sew

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Ryan’s 1st Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving! (I know, I’m a little late, but I was waiting on these pictures). We were really excited for it this year–being Ryan’s first!–and couldn’t wait to show him off to all our family. We started out at my parents’ house for our small Thanksgiving and we were supposed to head to Steve’s grandma’s house afterwards for his family’s Thanksgiving.

But Ryan had a fever. A 102 degree fever. When we sat down to eat, he lasted about 3 minutes. He tried one piece of turkey and had a couple

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Thanksgiving Traditions

Thanksgiving is coming up and when TwitterMoms and Target teamed up with a contest, it got us thinking about our family traditions and what we’ll share with our lil boy. Exciting!

DH and I are lucky to have both grown up in the same city so that both our families are in the same place. It might make for a busy Thanksgiving day, but we always try to spend time with both sides–that is very important to us!

Part of the sweepstakes (learn more here) includes answering this question:

What three favorite

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