What a relief - we're done with the Thanksgiving features and more diverse holiday cooking moves to the forefront. Be on the lookout for good ideas for food gifts! homemade food gifts along with recipes for French fish soup and Thai eggplant. women in the wine profession and a suggestion for a quick holiday appetizer. strongly flavored gelatins, Thai kebabs and holiday cookies. Sugar High Friday, a venerable blogging event. Worth a read for the shout-out to bloggers and the recipe for chili chocolate cinnamon pudding.