Amaryllis in Deep Red

I’m posting these pictures from Thanksgiving because a lot of people do turkey for Christmas also. This is our turkey deep frying. We started this tradition about 5 years ago. You haven’t tasted the best turkey until you’ve tasted a deep fried one. It is moist in the center and crispy on the outside. My youngest son, Greg, did the frying and carving.  It’s great to have family traditions that you can pass down to …

Large Turkey on Display

This large ceramic turkey is my favorite. He brings back so many memories from my childhood spent in my father’s grocery store. I passed many years there from the time I was in a baby carriage until I was a teen. Every Thanksgiving, we put a huge turkey in the window to let people know that we had fresh turkeys for sale. I found this embossed gold candle at Pottery Barn this year. Luckily, I …