Today is the day we give thanks. Today is the day we relax, kick back, enjoy family, and stuff ourselves like no other day all year. Traditionally, Thanksgiving was celebrated as a way to give thanks for the bountiful harvest that nature afforded the early settlers.
I do not even attempt to cook Thanksgiving dinner. I usually do my part by bringing some type of side dish and a dessert. This year, I opted for the candied sweet potatoes and this bad boy:
Yes, that is a pie. Nothing says “Happy Thanksgiving” like an apple pie on ‘roids. Eight, that’s right, eight extra large Granny Smith apples were stuffed into this thing, and, while it did settle down a bit after baking, it still carries with it quite a presence:
Ahhhh, let the gluttony begin…
Happy Thanksgiving everyone!