The Thanksgiving Symbol
December 4, 2012

The Thanksgiving Symbol The famous turkey has become the traditional symbol of Thanksgiving, but how did this fowl symbol originate? The turkey was originally taken from the wild, domesticated as a farm animal in Mexico and brought into Europe in … Continue reading

Thanksgiving Table Setting Videos and Tips

Thanksgiving Table Setting Video Tips Set a perfectly beautiful Thanksgiving table! This step-by-step guide from Julie Mulligan shows you just what to do to create an unforgettable table this Thanksgiving Day! Colored Bottle Place Card Holders Directions Start with small … Continue reading

Thanksgiving Meal Ideas

Thanksgiving Meal Ideas Ah, Thanksgiving. Many people across the nation look forward to this holiday not only to catch up with family and friends, or to get together and watch football, but to eat a delicious turkey with all the … Continue reading

Thanksgiving Customs Around the World

Thanksgiving Customs Around the World Giving thanks on Thanksgiving is an important American tradition, but it’s not just a tradition celebrated in the United States. In fact, seven nations of the world have officially declared Thanksgiving Days: Brazil, Canada, Japan, … Continue reading

Thanksgiving Customs & Fun Facts

Thanksgiving Customs & Fun Facts Surprise your friends and family this holiday: When there’s a lull in the conversation, just dazzle them with your newfound knowledge about Thanksgiving! Fun Thanksgiving Facts Let’s talk turkey! Americans feast on 736 million pounds … Continue reading

The History of Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving:An American Tale The Pilgrims arrived at Plymouth Rock on December 11, 1620. Their first winter was devastating and by the fall they had lost 46 of the original 102 people who sailed on the Mayflower. However, the harvest of … Continue reading

Set a Sensational Thanksgiving Table

Set a Sensational Thanksgiving Table Turn your Thanksgiving table into a truly original cornucopia of color and panache with this step-by-step guide from lifestyle expert Julie Mulligan. Using easy-to-find materials, Julie teaches you to add memorable touches to your table … Continue reading

Make It a Fool-Proof Thanksgiving Feast!

Make It a Fool-Proof Thanksgiving Feast! It’s Turkey Day, and instead of enjoying a peaceful Zen moment basting your bird, you have your head in a paper bag and you’re panicked that you’ll end up with a dry turkey. Don’t … Continue reading

Fun Thanksgiving Facts
November 27, 2012

Let’s talk turkey! Americans feast on 736 million pounds of turkey on Thanksgiving. According the U.S. Department of Agriculture, more than 45 million turkeys are cooked and eaten in the United States at Thanksgiving. That number represents one-sixth of all … Continue reading