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Thanksgiving

Giving Thanks on Her Birthday Last year’s Thanksgiving day was not only Thanksgiving Day that year but also my oldest daughters birthday. She loves it still when her birthday falls on “Turkey Day “. There’s nothing quite as special as celebrating your birthday with a big family feast of turkey, ...

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Planning a Community Thanksgiving Dinner: Publicity

How to Ring the Dinner Bell Loudly for Your Community Thanksgiving Dinner It’s sad to think of people, regardless of their financial situation, eating Thanksgiving Dinner alone. If you are planning a community meal, it’s important to get the word out. Before You Begin Before you start spreading the word ...

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The Day After Thanksgiving

Prepare for Black Friday by making a list of things that you wish to buy for gifts and for yourself. Check ads ahead of time in case any desired items go on sale thus you can avoid the rush. Check stores online sites to see if they are offering the ...

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Thawing Turkey: Three Ways to Thaw Thanksgiving Turkey

Every Thanksgiving meal needs a turkey, but that doesn’t mean the turkey needs to be purchased the day before the meal. Purchasing a frozen turkey can be tricky, thought. How does the host know what size to get, and should the turkey be thawed when the time comes to cook ...

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Thanksgiving Vegetable Side Dishes – California Cuisine

Fresh vegetables, international flavors and style all of its own are the hallmarks of California cuisine. Thanksgiving is no exception. These vegetable dishes are interesting sides to serve with whatever main course is being offered – whether it is turkey or tofu. Brussels Sprouts with Pepitas and Pecans Frozen Brussels ...

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Thanksgiving Turkey – How Many Ways Can You Cook a Turkey?

Thanksgiving Day is filled with choices from what’s cooking, to how it’s cooked. Let’s take look at the cooking styles for the turkey. There’s our traditional oven-roasted turkey, fried turkey has become popular and so has grilling, smoking the turkey, and even rotisserie turkey. In our house I will admit ...

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Thanksgiving Printables for Kids

Create a cute Thanksgiving artwork or encourage your child to learn more about the holiday through free printable coloring sheets. Websites such as DLTK, Disney Family Fun, Kaboose, and other similar family oriented internet sources are great resources for parents, while ABC Teach, edHelper, and others work well for teachers. ...

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Thanksgiving Planning Guide: How to Plan for a Stress-Free Day

The cool mornings, earlier sunsets, and copper-colored leaves on trees signal a special time of year: Fall. But, despite the fact that this time of year brings out the cashmere sweaters from the winter closet and the occasion to drink warm apple cider, many people also get reacquainted with the ...

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