Crock Pot Turkey Breast and Finding Courage to Love

‘Thanksgiving wouldn’t look real without stuffed turkey, so here is my version of the traditional holiday chef-d’œuvre. Happy Thanksgiving, Beautiful People!


In 1863, President Abraham Lincoln issued an historic document that started with the following words:

The year that is drawing towards its close, has been filled with the blessings of fruitful fields and healthful skies.

The Proclamation continues:

I do therefore invite my fellow citizens in every part of the United States, and also those who are at sea and those who are sojourning in foreign lands, to set apart and observe the last Thursday of November next, as a day of Thanksgiving and Praise to our beneficent Father who dwelleth in the Heavens.

President Lincoln has set the day apart for us by making it a National Holiday – great! But he also requested that we observe it, and how do we do that? By eating lots of turkey and stuffing – not the turkey but our own bellies! – with “the blessing of fruitful fields?” Somehow I doubt…

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    1. Oh yeah? Does it reciprocate? I thought you loved your family, David!


  1. I must have missed this one last time. I like the story.

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    1. Thank you so much, Derrick.

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  2. The turkey roll looks delicious. Wishing you a warm and wonderful day thanksgiving!

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    1. Thank you so much, dear Dorothy! Best wishes and blessings to you and your family!

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  3. If we ever don’t have the whole family around, but just a couple of us, i’ll give this a try. It sounds so much better than dealing with that whole big bird that i have to do each year.

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    1. Certainly, dear Mimi. When we had the whole family at the table, I also did the big bird, but sadly, we have been losing family members throughout the years.


  4. lghiggins says:

    I want the turkey leftovers, but if I didn’t, this would be a great option. Also, if it isn’t Thanksgiving, but you are just craving turkey! Happy Thanksgiving, Dolly!

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    1. We are not crazy about turkey, so once a year is enough for us, but we do enjoy the holiday, dear Linda. Happy Thanksgiving!

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  5. CarolCooks2 says:

    This sounds and looks delicious plus ideal for a smaller family gathering wishing you and yours a “Happy Thanksgiving” Hugs xx

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    1. Thank you so much, dear Carol! Hugs right back to you.

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