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Fun Thanksgiving Facts

November 28, 2013    |    By +
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After the big Thanksgiving meal, what does your family like to do? Some people watch football games. Others head to a movie theater to catch a new blockbuster, while some go for a nice long walk, crunching through the autumn leaves. I know a lot of families play board games, and my favorite is... Read more »


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Cranberry Cocktails for Thanksgiving

November 22, 2013    |    By +
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Cranberries are an important part of the Thanksgiving meal. These tiny, sweet and tangy fruits are usually enjoyed in sauce form, complementing the star of the show: the turkey. But, I am here to tell you that cranberries can have another place on the dinner table, too, and that would be in your cocktail... Read more »


Happy Thanksgiving!

November 22, 2012    |    By +
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To honor this special day of unbridled indulgence in the company of family and friends, we are sharing our favorite Thanksgiving traditions. There is something that we each look forward to that says something unique about how we spend our holiday weekend. I’m sure you’re thinking of your own traditions right now. I would... Read more »


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Thanksgiving Menu – Anew

November 16, 2012    |    By +
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Everyone’s favorite food holiday is right around the corner. This year instead of sticking to traditional fare, try mixing up your menu. I found a plethora of mouthwatering dishes that are a unique take on your favorite classics. From hors d’oeuvres to cocktails, we have a yummy day of food for you and your... Read more »


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First Thanksgiving Checklist

November 1, 2012    |    By +
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A few years ago, I was thrilled to be hosting my first Thanksgiving. I had no idea what that logistically entailed, I was just happy to be having friends and family at my house for the big meal. I’ve been exploring cooking multi-course meals for large groups for a while and I can honestly... Read more »


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Fall Pin to Win: 3 More Weeks!

October 9, 2012    |    By +
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  3 more weeks to pin and win your favorite fall ideas (under $100) from Gifts.com! What do you want for fall? Why do we ask? Because we want to give it to you!   We’re selecting one winner each week who will get what they wished for.   Celebrate the fall themes whether... Read more »


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Gifting News from Around the Web

November 18, 2011    |    By +
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It’s official, we’re in full holiday mode. Every store has their decorations up, Christmas songs are already on the radio, and Black Friday deals are already showing up in my inbox. But there’s no need to stress. There’s plenty to look forward to: stuffing, for one, holiday parties, and of course, the comforting knowledge... Read more »


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Thanksgiving Gifts for the Host

November 18, 2011    |    By +
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While most holidays involve a gathering a friends and family, no other holiday celebrates the art of entertaining and home cooking more than Thanksgiving. From the small intimate gatherings, to the large scale family reunions, this holiday is all about showing our thanks to the bounty of the season and the people who take... Read more »


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Muppet Madness

November 17, 2011    |    By +
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With Thanksgiving right around the corner, there’s a lot to look forward to. Good food, family and friends, and most importantly, the new Muppets movie. That’s right, our felted friends are back, and fuzzier than ever, and I for one haven’t been this excited about a movie release since probably the last Muppet movie.... Read more »


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Easy As Pie

November 14, 2011    |    By +
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Whether they’re an every day baker or are intimidated by the precision required to create the perfect pie crust, this little gadget from Breville will have them whistling while they work. It doesn’t get easier than baking cute, perfect little individual pies in 8 just minutes. The non-stick surface and included pastry cutter make... Read more »


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