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Friday, November 23, 2012

A Gobble-icious Thanksgiving

I had a very nice and relaxing Thanksgiving. Started my morning baking blueberry muffins and watching the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. While waiting for the turkey to bake, my family and I watched football and played Snackopoly. Snackopoly? HaHa Yes! The other day when I found the Hostess stickers (I received them you guys!), I also found a vintage Little Debbie Snackopoly (like Monopoly) game. It was only made and distributed to employees that worked at Little Debbie and not the public. I bought this one cheap to re-sell in my Etsy shop, but it's so cute I may keep it for myself. HaHaHa

For Thanksgiving I had turkey, cornbread dressing, peas, sweet potato casserole w/marshmallows, and rolls. For dessert, I picked up a sweet potato pie from Tee Eva's. It is the best sweet potato pie. Tee Eva's ships out of state if interested. They have been featured in Elle, Williams Sonoma and countless other magazines & tv shows. Pre-order your pie if you plan to pick one up from the shop and have cash on hand to pay for it. I'm a full, thankful and happy girl right now. How was your dinner?

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  1. Looks like a fabulous Thanksgiving. You know, I have yet to try marshmallows on top of yams...I may have to try that for Christmas or Thanksgiving next year. :)

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  2. i love playing monopoly with my friends!! happy thanksgiving kim!

    x♥x♥
    The Girl with the Muji Hat

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  3. Sweet potato casserole with marshmallows????!!!!! That just sounds very strange to me. Blueberry muffins on the other hand - yum! Sounds like you had a wonderful time with your family. Have a wonderful weekend xo

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  4. Omg looked like a fantastic Thanksgiving meal Kim! :) You know.. I never tried sweet potato casserole with the marshmallows. I always wonder what that'll taste like! To me, most likely like a dessert? Either way, looks amazing! :)

    xo - Sheila
    www.sheislovelyblog.com

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  5. Wow. These are so delicious. I like your marshmallow decoration. I’m using strawberries and mint leaves all the time for decorations. Thanks for giving new ideas.

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  6. Looks like you had a great day Kim!! Lovely food and time with family:) Have a great weekend!
    ~Anne

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  7. I'm so glad to hear that you had a happy Thanksgiving, Kim - and I have to admit, I'm drooling a little looking at all the photos of your delicious meal! Canadian Thanksgiving came and went about a month ago, but Ilike to celebrate any time there is a holiday going on, so my husband and I went out to dinner last night. We didn't have a very traditional meal, though, since we chose a Thai restaurant :) I wish we could have finished the evening playing Snackopoly, I mean seriously, how cute is that!
    xox,
    Cee

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  8. So wonderful, Kim! And I've got to try and make sweet potato or pumpkin pie one day - you know, I'e never ever tried it!

    Have a beautiful day and lovely weekend!

    x

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  9. LOVE the snackopoly! So cute!! Vintage games are so much fun to play!! And any version of Monopoly is awesome :))

    I spent Thanksgiving with a friend and her family. We cooked A LOT. We even made our own rolls and butter! Crazy! Never met a family that cooked quite that much...but...it was delicious! :)

    p.s. This is Alejandra from "Musings in Red", but I'm commenting from our new blog, "Parasol Dreams" !! :)

    Thank you so much for visiting and commenting on my previous cupcake post! :)) I love your blog and it was a real honor to have you stop by on my new blog! Totally made my day !!

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  10. Your post title made me smile! Glad you had a wonderful day with your family. Snackopoly looks fun (I'm a Monopoly fan - my Mum still has hers and I like the way it looks so well used!) I'm ready for my Christmas turkey and all the trimmings now!!
    http://missbbobochic.blogspot.co.uk/

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  11. yummy food :P and you look beautiful dear!

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  12. All of that looks amazing...you really had some great dishes. And the game looks super :)) You look stunning my dear, love the colour on you :) Am really pleased you had such a great time. Have a wonderful weekend xxx

    La Femme Nouvelle

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  13. Lovely thanksgiving photos - I love that you guys celebrate and give thanks - so kind:)
    Happy weekend my sweet friend,
    Axx

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  14. oh so yummy looking. Thanks for the piece of pie.
    www.thoughtsofpaps.com

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  15. Looks like you had a great one! How I love sweet potato pie! I love that vintage game---how cute is that? What a great find!

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  16. Sounds like such a fun day and the food looks so good!

    Glad you had a happy thanksgiving!

    AwayFromTheBlue.blogspot.com.au

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  17. This article motivates me to get ready for the thanks giving soon. Still I haven’t bought anything for the thanks giving. But I am planning to go market tonight and buy some fresh items

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  18. Ahh love the pretty picture of you Kim!
    And happy thanksgiving to you, glad to hear you had a lovely time. We don't celebrate it here in the UK, but it sounds so fun I wish we did!

    Hope you have a great weekend :-)

    Vanessa x
    www.vanessaeves.com

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  19. It looks like you had a wonderful Thanksgiving :) Snackopoly sounds like so much fun!

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  20. Wow, your feast looks like it was so amazing!
    and Snackopoly sounds delightful, haha.

    glad you had a wonderful thanksgiving!
    Chic on the Cheap

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  21. Happy Thanksgiving doll! The dessert in the last pic looks so yummy!!!
    Thanks for having a look at my blog. Do follow too if you like, dear! :)
    FASHION PANACHE BLOG

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  22. oh Kim!
    all the delicious food aside, you look so pretty! ^-^*

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  23. What a fabulous post! I love it! Looks like you had an awesome day.

    Thanks so much for popping by my blog.

    I LOVE your blog! It's totally precious and oh so cute!

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  24. I am super relieved to have eaten before going through this post! Yum is all I can say. Hope you had a lovely time Kim!
    x.o.x.o

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  25. You have the loveliest skin! I am so jealous! And your lip gloss was such a lovely color!

    -Jacqueline

    www.jenesaisquoifashion.blogspot.com

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  26. Now that's what I call a great Thanksgiving dinner! Yum! Happy Weekend, Kim!

    xo Jo

    http://www.whiterosesandcoffee.com/

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  27. Wow, looks like the most yummilicious Thanksgiving feast ever! Since we don't celebrate in SA - I have a question, does everyone only make these dishes specifically on Thanksgiving day or also anytime during the winter months?

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  28. Mmmm that looks like my plate yesterday :) Love the holiday treats!

    <3 Cambria
    jupefashion.blogspot.com

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  29. we don't celebrate thanxgiving here, but im working for US Based company, our turkey dinner was great.

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  30. So happy to hear that your Thanksgiving was a blast! From all the pictures it looks like you had an amazing time :) I'm loving your blog! All the sweet treats everywhere are such a lovely touch! I especially love the macaroons in your signature - those are my absolute favorite! It's all beautiful, love. Great job!

    xoxo,
    tiana of l'esthetique

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  31. OH wow, loads of good food! :) Happy belated thanksgiving!

    Ash
    ftashion

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  32. Really perfect pics. Great.

    http://www.fashiondenis.com/

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  33. Your blog is so sweet.. literally!
    I'm your newest follower*

    http://channichic.blogspot.com/

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  34. You are so pretty!!I just ate the last of the leftovers I stole from my mom, and this post is making me hungry all over again! :P

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  35. WOW! You really did the works this year, dear. Glad you had such a happy holiday . . .
    oxoxo from San Francisco
    Amy
    http://bridechic.blogspot.com

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  36. I like your blog! Follow to you, follow me? ;)

    http://losviajesysibaritismosdeauroraboreal.blogspot.com.es/

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  37. Glad you had a great Thanksgiving Kim :)

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  38. I love the game board you found! I had a great and relaxing thanksgiving as well with leftovers for days, lol.

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  39. The food looked too delish! Sounded like a real fab Thanksgiving:) And that Snackopoly looked so much fun, no?

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  40. What a classically delicious thanksgiving day meal! Warmest wishes for a happy and safe holiday season,


    d a n i e l l e | daniellewu.com

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  41. Kim,
    Your Thanksgiving dishes look finger licking good doll! Mouth watering indeed. Snackopoly looks like some fun too. So glad you had a great holiday, you look so pretty babes! HUGS!

    Maria

    http://onestyleatatime.blogspot.com/

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  42. So glad you had a wonderful Thanksgiving! The food looks soooo good!

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  43. Good gracious, Kim, it's 11pm here, and you've just made me hungry, craving baked potatoes! I need to shut my laptop down and sleep on it! Lol. Anyways, I'm happy you enjoyed your Thanksgiving!

    xx Ivana
    Macarons and Pearls

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  44. mmmm. Really wanting more Thanksgiving food now!

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  45. such a cute photo of u!! everything looks delicious... has me craving my thanksgiving again!
    xo
    MOSAMUSE

    www.MOSAMUSE.com

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  46. Everything looks so yummy!!! I love pumpkin pie too much, seeing that photo makes me crave it lol

    xoxo Bree
    The Urban Umbrella
    http://www.theurbanumbrella.com

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  47. *drools* gosh, that pie... *still drooling*
    (**,)

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  48. I love to eat pumpkin although I have never tried a pumpkin pie. Your food look awesome!

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  49. Happy Thanksgiving ! Drooling over the food pictures ! You have such a wide variety of food-mashed potato, sweet potato pie, peas,...ah ! In our city, we hardly get to eat these food so I have to content myself by looking at these pictures :))

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  50. It looks like you had a great and tasty Thanksgiving! These are really great pictures!! What kind of camera do you use?

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  51. Your Thanksgiving photos already got me thinking about next year already Kim!! Sweet Pototo Pecan sounds yummyyyyyy. Gosh i am hungry. Now i only have Christmas left to eat like a pig. Just cant wait.

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  52. I'm hungry for a second thanksgiving! lol

    xo Jackie
    ...livingaftermidnite

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  53. Nice! Love the pic with the sweet potatoes and marshmallows. That's how I like 'em best.

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  54. so many yams!

    Lyosha
    Inside and Outside Blog
    P.S. I'm hosting a glasses giveaway on my blog here check it out!

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  55. Such a perfect day, Kim. Your photos are awesome and that food looks so fresh and I am now hungry for mashed pot. Your skin is beautiful and that photo of you is gorgeous. dawn suitcase vignettes

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  56. I lllove sweet potatoes, and that pie looks scrumptious (did I spell it right? I learned this word from you and I can't get enough of it!!!). :-)))

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  57. OMG... sounds like a perfect way to spend the day.... i am such a fan of your cooking Kim!

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  58. I love monopoly! Snackopoly sounds like even more fun. thanks for sharing! xoxo

    http://petit-macaron.blogspot.com.au/

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