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Sensational Thanksgiving Sides

I was determined to start out the Thanksgiving season on the right foot. For the first time in years, I decorated our home with pumpkins, fall leaves and orange pillows. I pulled out our fall dishware and put an autumn tablecloth on the dining room table. On November 1st, Vince and I put our very few Halloween decorations in the attic and I unpacked the wooden praying hands that Vince's mother had given us and my Mama's turkey salt and pepper shakers. We were all set to observe the sometimes forgotten holiday that's between Halloween and Christmas. With my renewed Thanksgiving attitude, and on that fateful November 1st, Vince and I went out for a ...

Celebrating the Big 250!

Who needs an excuse to have a party? Those of you who know me, know that I'll make up a reason to celebrate something, even when there's no real occasion. In this case, I think a little party to commemorate a milestone for me – and for Lowcountry Weekly – is in perfect order. This is my 250th Everyday Gourmet column. Back in 2005, when I first started writing, the column was named “Easy Cooking with Debbi.” Eventually it morphed into “Easy Cooking” and finally into “Everyday Gourmet.” I've saved every single column that I've ever written. They're all clipped and glued onto poster board. The first columns were only half of a page. The ...