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When to Watch Your Favorite Christmas TV Specials and Movies
When to Watch Your Favorite Christmas TV Specials and Movies

Is Thanksgiving weekend too soon for Christmas TV shows? The networks and cable channels don’t think so. Here are all 10 of our top TV specials and movies, with show times, to help your family celebrate Christmas.....more

The Perfect Music for Thanksgiving
The Perfect Music for Thanksgiving

Flourishing in the early 19th century, this is the music Jane Austen’s characters danced to; it’s what the young and hopeful Ebenezer Scrooge heard at Fezziwig’s Christmas party, and it’s just as delightful today....more

It's Mulling Time!
It's Mulling Time!

As you consider the complex logistics of serving cocktails to your arriving Thanksgiving guests, llet me suggest an easy alternative that everyone will love, can be made a few days ahead and simply calls for putting some…more

3 Tips for Entertaining at Thanksgiving
3 Tips for Entertaining at Thanksgiving

As the holiday season kicks off, Thanksgiving provides the perfect opportunity to get family, friends, and loved ones around the dinner table. From catching up with relatives you haven’t seen for a while to sharing your…more

Flaking Out on Breakfast? Try These Overnight Oats
Flaking Out on Breakfast? Try These Overnight Oats

Yes, yes, we know oatmeal is good for us. “It’s the right thing to do,” as Wilford Brimley used to growl on TV. They make a great cookie, but as a breakfast they leave something to be desired.  more