The Thankful 30: Aging Gratefully, and Last-Minute Thanksgiving Side Dish Recipes

sweet potato pie

My dear friend Hallie over at Daily Bites is hosting a month-long series called The Thankful 30. In this series, she has invited friends and fellow bloggers to share various things for which they are thankful. It’s truly an uplifting bit of reading – I highly encourage you to check out all the posts here.

Hallie invited me to participate, and of course, I was honored. While I’m thankful for so many things in my life, it took me a bit of meditating before I could arrive at a single cohesive idea. I opted to share my thoughts on aging. Won’t you take a look?

And of course, if you’re last-minute looking for recipes for side dishes to make this coming Thursday, I’ve got you covered!

Savory Sweet Potato Pie

Roasted Squash Salad with Pomegranates

Vegan Broccoli Cheese Rice Casserole

Gluten-Free Green Bean and Pasta Casserole

Gluten-Free French Fried Onions

Curried Acorn Squash, Sweet Potato and Apple Soup

Perfect Bread-Free Stuffing

Green Beans with Smoky Pecans

Crispy Sweet Potato Roast

Make-Ahead Gluten-Free Stuffing and Gravy

Maple Sweet Potato Puree

Vegan Scalloped Potatoes

Dijon Brussels Sprouts with Proscuitto

And a few appetizers:

Apple Pie Spice “Un-Popcorn”

Pumpkin Spice Chex Mix



Happy Thanksgiving, everyone.

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