We all love turkey, stuffing and mashed potatoes. But sometimes it’s nice to change things up a bit. Why not green smoothies and pork chops for Thanksgiving!?
I’ve joined forces with some power-bloggers and did my part in a real food holiday feast, a collection of scrumptious, healthy recipes to spice up your Thanksgiving meal (or any special feast or potluck…or weekday dinner, why not?).
Here are all the real food Thanksgiving feast gems in one place!
Thanksgiving Breakfast: Pumpkin Spice Green Smoothie (& Famous Loaded Sweet Potato)
Thanksgiving Appetizer: Apricot Zingers
from Deliciously Organic
Thanksgiving Salad: Roasted Beet and Arugula
from Mama and Baby Love
Thanksgiving Side: Whipped Coconut Sweet Potatoes
Click here to get the full recipe from Catherine and her team – which I just decided I’m going to try for Thanksgiving since I’m bringing the sweet potatoes!
Thanksgiving Side: Rustic Roasted Garlic Mashed Potatoes
from Keeper of the Home
Thanksgiving Side: Wild Rice Stuffing
from Super Healthy Kids
Click here for the full recipe (gluten-free!) from Amy and team (and you can ignore the part about butter being unhealthy and just add some butter to your stuffing, ha!)
Thanksgiving Main Dish: Rosemary Maple Glazed Turkey Breast
Thanksgiving Main Dish: Cranberry Maple Orange Pork Chops
from Once a Month Meals
Thanksgiving Dessert: Gluten-Free Soft Pumpkin Cookies
from Kitchen Stewardship®
Thanksgiving Dessert: Apple Crumble
from The Fresh 20
Thanksgiving Dessert: Pumpkin Cheesecake
This year I’m on tap for mashed potatoes, sweet potatoes and an apple dessert, and oh, my – I think I’ve just found inspiration for all 3 of them!!! Woo hoo!
I hope your Thanksgiving gatherings and feasts are all as lovely as can be – we have much to be grateful for at the Kimball house!