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Sure, they roll around at the same time every year, but somehow it’s still easy to be caught off-guard. Never again! Whether you’re planning ahead or at the very last minute, these handy holiday guides will help you make the most of your celebrations all year long.

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15 Things You Should Never Discuss at Thanksgiving Dinner

Do you really want to be the person who causes the Awkward Family Silence?

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This Is the Best Time to Book Your Thanksgiving and Christmas Flights

If you're planning to take a flight this year, don't wait.


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Here’s How to Shop for Your Whole Thanksgiving at Costco

This year, you don't have to go to store after store for all your Turkey Day goods. Grab this Thanksgiving...


34 Funny Butterball Hotline Calls to Share This Thanksgiving

Your turkey troubles are nothing compared to these real calls the Turkey Talk-Line experts have answered.


A Teacher Told Her Students to Draw What They Were Thankful for—This Was One Student’s Moving ...

As this teacher learned, some of the most moving lessons are taught by students.

This Is the Absolute Worst Day to Shop for Your Thanksgiving Groceries

If you thought the day before Thanksgiving was the worst, you'd be mistaken.


What Thanksgiving Could Look Like This Year

Thanks to the COVID-19 crisis, Turkey Day gatherings—and even the birds themselves—may be a little smaller in 2020.


The Most Popular Thanksgiving Pie in Your State

Pumpkin is not the favorite everywhere!


Why You Should Never Make Your Thanksgiving Turkey in a Bag

When cooking turkey in a bag, think plastic. Paper grocery bags can be toxic. Here's why.


20 Kitchen Tools You Can’t Live Without for Thanksgiving

Just because Thanksgiving traces back to the 1600s doesn't mean your meal prep needs to come from the same century....


10 Tips for Buying the Perfect Turkey This Thanksgiving

Cooking a turkey can be daunting; shopping for one definitely shouldn't be.


What Is a Roasting Pan and When Should You Use One?

If you're only using your roasting pan for Thanksgiving turkey, you're missing out. Let's take a closer look at the...


The Nicest Place in Massachusetts: Plymouth

The spirit of Thanksgiving lives on every day here as new settlers are as welcome as the very first pilgrims...

Finally! The Surprising Answer to How Black Friday Became a Thing and Why We Call It That

The famous shopping holiday is a relatively new one, but it wasn't always synonymous with low prices.


10 Lives That Were Forever Changed Thanks to the Power of Generosity

These stories of radical compassion reveal our inner humanitarians, the part of us that believes that if we live with...


15 Family Bonding Activities You Can Do Instead of Black Friday Shopping

Do you really want to deal with those crowds? Didn't think so.


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Malware Infections Spike in November and December—Here’s How Protect Your Personal Info

Cyber-savvy scammers are standing by to snag our personal information and infect our devices with malware. Here's how to protect...


26 Thanksgiving Place Cards You’ll Want on Your Table

Elevate your table setting with these gorgeous name tags.



No-Oven Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

Cook regular cookie batter in butter over medium heat for a few minutes, flip, and in six minutes, you have...