Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving planning: from Thanksgiving recipes, Thanksgiving crafts, parenting tips and more
Looking for the best movies to watch on Thanksgiving 2016? Check out our picks for films that the whole family will enjoy snuggling up to after the feast!

Best Movies for Families to Watch On Thanksgiving

Looking for the best movies to watch on Thanksgiving 2016? We’ve got you covered! We’re sharing some of our favorite flicks from throughout the years that everyone will love! After the family fills up on turkey, stuffing, and cranberry sauce, there’s nothing quite like cuddling up together on the sofa for a movie marathon! Watch one …

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Put Together a Gorgeous DIY Thanksgiving Place Setting

Put Together a Gorgeous DIY Thanksgiving Place Setting

Over the last couple of weeks, we’ve been sharing different DIY projects that you can easily make to put together a gorgeous DIY Thanksgiving place setting for your holiday dinner party. Today is the day we show you how to pull it all together! Your guests are going to be so impressed. The best part? …

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How cute is this pumpkin candle craft? It’s one of my favorite fall decoration ideas! Check it out!

Essential Oil Pumpkin Candles Thanksgiving Decor Craft

Coming up with fun Thanksgiving decor ideas that don’t cost a fortune isn’t always easy, but that’s exactly what we did with this pumpkin candle craft. If you’ve ever shopped for neutral fall decor (versus Halloween decor), you know that the selections aren’t even half as good as other holidays! Besides, I really don’t want …

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Check out our picks for the best Thanksgiving Day parades in the U.S.! Perfect for planning a little fall break getaway with the family!

The Best Thanksgiving Day Parades in the U.S.

  While Thanksgiving is about food, family and friends, parades are also a big part of the holiday. Kids and older ones will enjoy the marching bands, colors, costumes. While parades can be fun to watch, it is important to remember some safety rules during these events. If a parade is too crowded, consider watching …

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Looking for a few fun facts about Thanksgiving for that big family trivia game after the turkey dinner? Check out these great bits of info you didn't know!

Fun and Interesting Facts About Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a holiday that centers on spending time with those we love. It is also a time for us to give thanks for the blessings we have in our lives. However, there are probably some things you don’t know about Thanksgiving. Here are some fun and interesting facts about Thanksgiving. Fun And Interesting Facts …

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The Pumpkin Pie Thanksgiving Dessert Recipe Your Guests Are Craving!

  Are you ready for a delicious Thanksgiving dessert recipe?  This pumpkin pie will impress your guests. This dessert recipe will finish the Thanksgiving meal in style. It is a perfect addition to the Turkey, Bacon and dried cranberries Thanksgiving recipe. When I bake pies, I usually make my own dough. If you don’t have …

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6 Cookbooks to Help Make Your Thanksgiving Meal the Best Ever

  Cookbooks aren’t just for beginner cooks you know? Even the most seasoned cooks need to use a cookbook every now and then. I am always looking for new recipes. With the digital era, some may think that cookbooks are old fashioned. I don’t think so. A good cookbook is a great addition to the …

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5 Thanksgiving Activities for Kids To Keep Them Busy

  When you plan few Thanksgiving activities for kids, you are killing two birds with one stone. You keep them busy and entertained while you finish prepping and you get them into the spirit of the holiday. I find it is important that children and all the family members take part in these activities. It …

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Looking for non-turkey Thanksgiving crafts for kids? We heard your pleas and rounded up 8 adorable ideas! Check them out and getting crafty!

8 Totally Turkey-Free Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids

  I found 8 fun ways to get the little ones creating Thanksgiving crafts for kids that don’t involve turkeys! We love turkey crafts, don’t get me wrong, but we want to explore other aspects of the holiday too! While you are preparing your holiday, set the kids with few supplies you have on hand and let them …

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These Thanksgiving dinner shortcuts will help save you time in the kitchen so you can spend more time with your family on the holiday! Check them out!

Thanksgiving Dinner Shortcuts to Save You Time

    If you are in charge of cooking dinner this Thanksgiving, you should know that it is not an easy task. Between roasting a juicy turkey to finding room to cook all the side dishes on the stove to rolling endless amounts of pie dough, you are probably going to appreciate some help. Here …

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Looking for Simple & Budget friendly Thanksgiving decorations? Take a look at my Thanksgiving Table Decor ideas

Easy Thanksgiving Table Decor Ideas with #DollarGeneral

This post brought to you by Dollar General. All opinions are 100% mine. Turkey day is as much about the gorgeous Thanksgiving table decor as it is about the food. Okay, maybe not AS MUCH, but no other holiday screams “decorate that table!” more than Thanksgiving for some reason. Maybe it’s because Fall is just …

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Talking Thanksgiving Prep with Nicole Sassaman

Talking Thanksgiving Prep with Nicole Sassaman

This post is brought to you by OxiClean. All Opinions are mine. Thanksgiving is just days away here in Canada, and less than two months away in the US. Time to start thinking about what you’re going to cook, how you’ll decorate and, on the less fun side, how you’ll clean up after the big …

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Holiday Card deals

Amazing Holiday Card Deals from Tiny Prints & Shutterfly

This Tiny Prints and Shutterfly Holiday Card Deals post contains affiliate links. Have you started thinking about your holiday cards yet? I know it’s only the middle of October, but now is a great time to start planning them out! Between getting the perfect picture, deciding how many people you are sending to and getting …

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Black Friday Deals

Amazing Black Friday Deals for Everyone on Your List

  The big shopping day is almost here, time to round up those Black Friday deals! Are you planning to head out into the crowds on Black Friday? I was thinking about it, then I learned a secret. You know those “door buster” deals that stores advertise? Well, they often only have maybe a small …

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Thanksgiving Placecards

Thanksgiving Decorating Ideas: DIY Thanksgiving Leaf Place Cards

Looking for a great Thanksgiving decorating ideas that will help you save money and create a stylish dinner table? Check out these easy DIY Thanksgiving leaf place cards! This post contains affiliate links. Thanksgiving means lots of food will be cooked, lots of family will gather, and lots of meals around the dinner table will …

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Thanksgiving Roundup: Your Guide to an Amazing and Healthy Holiday!

I’ve always liked Thanksgiving because, to me, it’s a relatively low-pressure holiday. Of course, I don’t cook, so that could be why! It’s just a nice time to gather the family and enjoy lots of yummy food. No worries about buying gifts like most other get-togethers require. For others, though, Thanksgiving can be a bit more harried than it is for non-cookers like me! Fortunately, we have just about everything you need to make it a fantastic holiday for everyone!

Thrifty Thanksgiving Decor

Thrifty Thanksgiving Decor: Glittered Acorn Bowl Fillers

This thrifty Thanksgiving decor craft post contains affiliate links. One of the easiest ways to decorate around the holidays is to take a vessel and fill it up with signs of the season. For example, a bowl, vase, candle holder, or glass filled with acorns can create some Thanksgiving harvest charm. If you have a …

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Celebrate Thanksgiving Early with 15% Off Blurb Photo Books!

This year, use Blurb to make a small book for each of those relatives or good friends you want to say thank you to this Thanksgiving. Create your books now and give yourself more time to shop for Thanksgiving dinner! Blurb makes book making simple and from now through 9/9, get 15% off with the …

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Thanksgiving Craft Ideas for Kids

Special occasions like Thanksgiving, Halloween and Christmas call for wholesome décor, festive meals and hearty family gatherings. It is a time to get close and well connected with everyone. You can also take these days off from work as an opportunity to get crafty with your kids. Not only will your indulgence in Thanksgiving craft …

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How To Keep Your Thanksgiving Healthy

How To Keep Your Thanksgiving Healthy

The Thanksgiving we celebrate these days seems like it all about celebrating food –  from the huge baked turkey with heavy stuffing cooked in the juices of the bird (which I might add is the result of shopping for hours and hours to be able to find a bird that is bigger than what your …

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Have an Eco-Friendly, Budget-Friendly Thanksgiving!

Have an Eco-Friendly, Budget-Friendly Thanksgiving!

  In just a few weeks’ time you are going to find yourself shopping and working around the clock to prepare for the sumptuous and grand Thanksgiving meal; there is a turkey to be bought; cranberry sauce to be prepared, stuffing to be made and a pie that needs some baking. With all the focus …

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Kids and Thanksgiving: tips to reduce stress

Kids and Thanksgiving: Tips to reduce their stress

This holiday, we as parents get so concerned with creating the perfect meal. Often that meal is full of food that we don’t eat any other time. We see lots of family and friends. Your stress, the strange food, and the added congestion of friends and family can make your young children stressed, too. To …

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