Daily Archives: November 27, 2014

Recipe: Lactose Free Graham Cracker Crust Spiced Kief Pumpkin Pie

Recipe: Lactose Free Graham Cracker Crust Spiced Kief Pumpkin Pie

The aromatic of spice and pumpkin in a warm home always brings one delight and nostalgia. This sweet dessert is traditionally eaten during the fall and winter during holiday celebrations. In 1675, the first recipe for pumpkin pie was published in England. But pumpkin pie did not become a Thanksgiving and Christmas staple until the […]

Don’t Be a Turkey President Obama, Pardon Prisoners Not Birds

Don’t Be a Turkey President Obama, Pardon Prisoners Not Birds

Every Thanksgiving since Abraham Lincoln began the tradition back in 1865, the US President pardons a pair of Thanksgiving turkeys. Instead of ending up on the receiving end of an ax, the birds get to live out the remainder of their lives in comfort down on the farm. I have nothing against the White House […]

Happy Thanksgiving From Ladybud!

Happy Thanksgiving From Ladybud!

Thanksgiving is a complicated, problematic holiday to say the least. Still, regardless of its roots, Thanksgiving has for several generations been a day of rest and familial celebrations, viewed as a day to be thankful for all we have. This year, an unprecedented number of Americans are being forced to work on the holiday, in […]