It's Week 11 of the Holiday Grand Plan and we staring down Thanksgiving!
Luckily for me, Thanksgiving is at Mom and Dad's, so I don't have to do too much to get ready. Unless Batman shows up early, in which case all bets are off. Each year I make a turkey, a pie or two, and occasionally a side dish.
It's very casual, so I don't have to get hung up on holiday clothing. We like to be comfortable, so my only rule is that everyone has to wear a
Deep cleaning this week is supposed to be the garage and storage areas. That is a mixed bag for me. Cleaning out the garage would be a fantastic idea. I typically save the storage area cleaning for when the Christmas decorations are out of it and when I am putting them back. Unless you want to talk about the unfinished room in the basement where the furnace is, which I definitely do NOT. Ugh.
My treat to share will be the Cranberry Bread I told you about yesterday. I'm thinking of making it in mini loaf pans to share with my team at work.
For my freezer meal this week, I think I'm going to try my MiL's chicken and dumplings. I've never made them because she makes them and brings us the leftovers, but this would be a wonderful dinner to have on hand when Deuce is home for his Christmas break. If it works out, I'll share the recipe. Remind me.