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Friday, November 1, 2019

In the kitchen with What's Cooking? | #FoodnFlix

The #FoodnFlix Club is creating recipes inspired by the Thanksgiving movie "What's Cooking" all November long!
Well, it's officially November - my favorite month. It's my birthday month. And it's Thanksgiving for us here in the states, and that just happens to be my favorite meal of the entire year. Our family Thanksgiving meals are the stuff of legends (seriously, people tell stories of all the amazing food we make and serve that day). We, and especially me, spend weeks dreaming, planning, and preparing.

So, this month I'm combining that passion with my other passion - creating food based on movies (or tv or books or music). I'm hosting the November edition of our "food and a movie" club Food 'n Flix with a Thanksgiving-centric film called What's Cooking?!

I find Thanksgiving movies to be few and far between, so I was pretty excited to stumble across this one. I bought the DVD from Amazon months ago (many, many months), but I haven't actually watched it yet, so I look forward to diving right goggles strapped tight!

If you're a blogger who would like to join us, we'd love to have you (new members are always welcome). Tune in on the last day of November to see a roundup of the recipes What's Cooking? inspired!
turkey in oven
Food 'n Flix club logo

How to participate in Food 'n Flix:

  1. Watch What's Cooking?. Taking inspiration from the film, head into the kitchen and create a recipe. 
  2. Post about it on your blog with a link back to THIS POST and a link to Food 'n Flix. Use of the logo is optional. 
  3. Alternately (or in addition to), post a photo of the dish you made on Instagram (public accounts only). You must include the following in your caption: short intro, recipe, #FoodnFlix and tag @foodnflix
  4. You must post must be current (during month of film). And of course we don't mind if your post is linked to other events...the more the merrier. 
  5. Have fun with it! 
  6. Email your entries - blog or instagram - to me at "" and include: 
                         -your name
                         -name of blog as you want it written (or Instagram account)
                         -name of the dish/drink you created AND a direct link to your post (blog or Instagram)
                         -attach a photo or give permission to pull one from your post
                         -indicate "Food 'n Flix Submission" in the subject line

Submissions are due by the end of the day on November 29, 2019!

I can't wait to what What's Cooking? inspires you to create in the kitchen!

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