DIY Thanksgiving Name Plates

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It's been super chilly in the Pacific Northwest this week. My daughter keeps asking if it's winter yet, but then quickly corrects herself by saying, "Nope! I see leaves falling from the trees - it's fall still!"We bundled up for a brisk walk and decided to gather leaves since it was dry. I explained the process of pressing leaves and told her that we could plan a craft … [Read more...]

Tips for Surviving Thanksgiving Dinner

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Warning: This article is part of “The Edge” series and may not appeal to those without a sense of humor or those who are completely opposed to any and all swear words.There are some people who have wonderful holidays in the company of loved ones, everyone gets along, the turkey comes out perfectly kissed in brown, and then the whole family has a comfortable snooze and … [Read more...]

8 Thanksgiving Desserts

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Let's talk Thanksgiving food: the turkey, the stuffing, the cranberry dressing, that's all fine and dandy, but the dessert is where it's really at! Cookies, pies, and all things pumpkin, we've rounded up eight delicious desserts for you to try this Thanksgiving! Chocolate Pecan Pie From Joy Of Baking. Easily transform your favorite pecan pie into chocolate pecan … [Read more...]

Thanksgiving Crafts

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What better way to get the little ones excited about Thanksgiving than by doing some fun crafts together?! Some can serve as décor, some will make great place settings at your table, but the best ones you can all eat together! ;)   Rice Krispie Turkeys- Alegoo Kids will love constructing turkeys out of Rice Krispie treats and … [Read more...]

6 Thanksgiving Family Games

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The only thing better than Thanksgiving food are the games! My entire huge family gets together at my grandparents' house and after we eat, we play games for hours on end. It's something I look forward to every year with much anticipation and excitement! Regardless if you have adults, children, or a mixture of both at your Thanksgiving this year, these six family games are sure … [Read more...]