Oct 172011
Invited to a Thanksgiving Potluck? Ideas for What to Bring

It’s not just about what you bring when you’re invited to a potluck on Thanksgiving – it’s how you can help! These Thanksgiving tips will help you show your gratitude and make your hostess’ job much easier. The first tip for when you’re invited to a Thanksgiving potluck is to remember how BIG a job it

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Oct 142011
Thanksgiving Diet Tips - Easy, Delicious Ways to Cut Calories

Cutting calories at Thanksgiving doesn’t have to be complicated, boring, or stressful! These Thanksgiving diet tips range from the 80/20 rule (delicious ways to cut calories) to pedometers (easy ways to burn calories). “With men, there’s a preference toward comfort food that’s a little more healthy, like meat, pasta and potatoes,” says food psychologist and

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Nov 122010
Turkey Costumes and Ideas for Dressing Up for Thanksgiving

Want to dress up for Thanksgiving dinner, a school event, or work? Check out these turkey costumes – they go beyond dressing up as a turkey for Thanksgiving! These ideas include pilgrim, Indian, and football referee turkey hat costumes, and they can make a family or community gathering more fun and meaningful. Before the turkey tips,

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Oct 242009
Organic Thanksgiving Dinner Tips - Eating Organic at Thanksgiving

These tips for an organic Thanksgiving dinner range from how to read labels to increasing the use of natural soy. Eating organic at Thanksgiving dinner is easier than you think! These natural turkey dinner recipe tips are from the World Society for the Protection of Animals (WSPA). “On Thanksgiving Day when Americans give thanks for the abundance

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Sep 142009
Thanksgiving Gift Ideas - Beyond Wine, Pie, and Gift Baskets

These Thanksgiving gift ideas go beyond the classic gifts of pumpkin pie, mulberry wine, and Thanksgiving gift baskets (though gift baskets are my first choice for Thanksgiving Day!). These tips will help you be creative when you’re giving gifts on Thanksgiving because they include turkey cages and novelty ties. Before the tips, a quip: “On Thanksgiving Day, all over

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Oct 042008
How to Roast a Turkey in 7 Easy Steps

These seven easy steps will show you how to roast a turkey — it’s an easy, delicious oven roasted holiday turkey recipe! I’ve added a few additional turkey roasting tips at the end, too (such as how long to thaw a frozen turkey).  Before the tips, a quip about being thankful:  “Thanksgiving Day is a jewel, to set

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