Family Favorite Thanksgiving Pies

Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays because it goes back to the beginning of our nations history and the principles on which we were founded--God, religious freedom, and America. And, I love the tradition of our Family Thanksgiving Dinner get-togethers. One of the highlights of those dinners has always been our Family Favorite Thanksgiving Pies.  Family Favorite Thanksgiving Pies! I try to always have a dinner for my children and grandchildren one night before Thanksgiving, even though we go to my sister, Jeri's, house on Thanksgiving Day. And, I ALWAYS make our Family Favorite Thanksgiving Pies! It seems everyone has their own "favorite", so I have to make different pies for each of my children and Lynn. In this post, I'm … [Read more...]

Libby’s Famous Pumpkin Pie Recipe, Mama’s Favorite!

  Mama's Pumpkin Pie made from the Libby's Famous Pumpkin Pie Recipe.  Pumpkin Pie. . . A Thanksgiving Staple! Thanksgiving wouldn't be Thanksgiving without pumpkin pie! And this year at our house was no exception. My husband, Lynn, requested a pumpkin pie with REAL whipped cream for his choice of desserts for our Thanksgiving dinner. And so, I obliged:) Mama's Pumpkin Pie Recipe . . . My mother got the recipe for the pumpkin pie  she makes off of the back of a can of Libby's pumpkin. She has always said it makes the best pumpkin pie. Who am I to doubt my mother? So, I made that recipe for our pumpkin pie. It was simple to make, delicious and baked perfectly. I served it, of course, with real whipped cream! Permission … [Read more...]