The News Courier in Athens, Alabama


November 21, 2011

Turkey Talk: Kids share Thanksgiving turkey recipes

— There’s nothing quite like the vivid imagination of a child.

In honor of Thanksgiving The News Courier thought it would be interesting to share area students perspectives on the art of preparing the main dish — turkey.

Students in Quita Burk’s pre-kindergarten class at Little Blessings Child Development Center shared the following recipes: 

Layla Pride


Rocks, salad, chicken, snow, salt, grapes, popcorn and chips.


Put it in the oven for three minutes at 530 degrees. Cook it and eat it.

Kaylen Hicks


Ketchup, hot sauce, beef stew, chicken, corn bread, biscuits, juice, oranges.


Put turkey in it, put fries in it and put it in a pan. Put it in the oven for two, three or four days at 2,345 degrees. Cook it and eat it.

Chloe Malone


Beans, salt, pepper, milk, butter, oil, hot sauce and chicken.


Put in the oven for eight hours at 48 degrees. Grill and eat it.

JoeQuez Keith


Pepper, salt, macaroni and cheese, chicken, hot chicken, hamburger, chicken nuggets and biscuits.


Put it in the pot. Put it in the stove for about seven years at 100 degrees. Eat it.

Elyjah Jones


Great Northern beans, mayonnaise, bananas, hot sauce, oranges, chicken, water, milk.


Put it in the stove. Put milk inside of it and add chicken. Cook it for too long at 489 degrees. When its done cooking, eat it.

Olivia Osborne


Water, watermelon, corn, milk, green beans, ramen noodles, gummy bears, colors.


Put gummy bears and strawberry shortcake on it. Put it in the oven for eight minutes at 8 degrees. Cook it and eat it.

Caylee Howell


Milk, sugar, hot sauce, bananas, pepper, salt, mayonnaise and ketchup.


Put greens in it. Pour the milk on it and put syrup on it. Put it in the oven for seven minutes at 120 degrees. Eat it.

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