Andrea's column: We all make mistakes
Thanksgiving was supposed to be easy for my husband and me this year. It would be just the two of us, so I said we should keep it simple. Sleep in, read the paper in bed, watch a DVD.
He had picked up a frozen turkey breast and some fully-cooked side dishes at the store: Our favorite mashed potatoes, roasted root vegetables and mushroom gravy. Once the meat was nearly done, all we needed to do was heat the accompaniments and take out the pumpkin pie.