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Apps and Experts That Can Save Your Thanksgiving

November 16, 2016

Last year, the meat thermometer failed; the grocery store aisles resembled rush-hour roads; outspoken Uncle Barry debated politics with everyone around the table. But this year will be different. Here, apps and experts that can save the day. APPS For Your Road Trip, Try Waze and GasBuddy In 2015, the American Automobile Association projected that…

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Take Food Photos That’ll Break Instagram

November 09, 2016

It’s a given that you will want to take photos of the Thanksgiving table setting and meal you spent hours (no, days!) preparing. And, of course, you can’t take a photo without sharing it on social so that everyone can agree that your meal looks #instagood. But food photography can be tricky—and as a professional…

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Thanksgiving Splurges You Won’t Regret

November 07, 2016

You may not have the budget to splurge on anything and everything, but you do want to celebrate the bountiful Thanksgiving season. These indulgences are downright worth the money: A Local, Organic Turkey Liz Mullen, co-chef of Minneapolis-based Chowgirls Killer Catering, is convinced that a free-range turkey—raised on a local farm without antibiotics and hormones—is…

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Perfect Gifts for 10 Types of Home Chefs

November 04, 2016

Cooking Thanksgiving dinner is a tough gig, so it’s thoughtful for guests to show up with thank-you gifts. But instead of bringing sweets or booze (there’s probably enough already), gift the cook with something that suits their personality. For Chefs on the ‘Bowl’ Bandwagon Smoothie bowls, grain bowls … practically every dish these days is…

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Rest Your Fears About Hosting Thanksgiving

November 02, 2016

As the host of Thanksgiving dinner, you will have plenty on your plate to be concerned about. But thanks to these tips, the things that could possibly go wrong probably won’t. Relax—have a drink. You got this. What If I Don’t Have Enough Food? Thanksgiving nightmare No. 1  is running out of food, as guests…

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Are You Overspending on Thanksgiving Dinner?

October 30, 2016

Wouldn’t it be nice to have a cheat sheet to help you shop smarter for Thanksgiving groceries? Done! For 10 guests, the average cost for turkey, stuffing, sweet potatoes, rolls with butter, peas, cranberries, a relish tray of carrots and celery, pumpkin pie with whipped cream, and beverages of coffee and milk was $50.11, or…

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