Calendar Pick of the Week:

Thanksgiving Weekend at Billings Farm & Museum   
November 28 - 30, 2008
Woodstock, Vermont
Thanksgiving Day Weekend (November)

Visit with costumed guides as they prepare a bountiful
19th century Thanksgiving meal in the 1890 Farm House.
Engaging Thanksgiving activities for every age
and programs in the Farm House parlor each day.
Enjoy a homemade treat and a horse-drawn wagon ride.
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Features:
Autumn Decorations
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Recipe:
Swordfish Grilled
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Thanksgiving Weekend,
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Feature: Autumn Decorations from the Garden
Autumn is often associated with certain decorations, including cornucopias,
garlands, straw or grapevine wreaths, and dried flower arrangements. Although
many decorations can be bought ready-made, making your own can be a fun
family activity for a fall afternoon.

Recipe: Swordfish Grilled on a Cast Iron Griddle
This recipe is ideal for entertaining because the fish can predictably be plated
within five or six minutes after going into the oven, and it finally solves the
problem of some guests’ preferring salmon or tuna rare or medium rare and
others wanting it more well done.

From our Archives: Recipe Paintings
Looking for a unique holiday gift idea? Brenda, owner of Recipe Paintings, Inc., is
watercolor artist, primarily self-taught, who specializes in the illustration of
family recipes. She is a Maine native, born and raised in Kittery, who now lives in
Round Pond.  Apple Pie, Blueberry Pie, Steamed Mussels and Lobster Bake are
among the favorite recipes she illustrates.  Her paintings are sold through local
gift stores, shows, restaurants and has been recently selected by nationally
distributed Sturbridge Yankee Workshop Catalog.

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