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  • Dates to remember for Fall fun events
    Coming dates to put on your calendar
    Hallowe'en, Thanksgiving -- Fall brings its own holidays and other events celebrating the bounty of the season. Here are a few you'll want to jot down on your calendar!* Pier 6's Chef Adriano Silva is celebrating Hallowe'en on Oct....
  • Celebrate the turkey at Cromwell Valley Park
    Celebrate the turkey at Cromwell Valley Park
    The turkey is the guest at any true Thanksgiving feast – although the turkey would prefer not to be the guest of honor. In past history, Native Americans and American Colonists relied on the turkey as an important food source. If it was up...
  • MealSharing for Thanksgiving Dinner
    MealSharing is new way to connect over home-cooked meals
    If you’re away from home and feel the need for company during a home-cooked meal—your solution may be just a click away. Building on the new “sharing economy” trend, MealSharing.com is a website that connects travelers and...
  • Turkey Trot Runners
    Where to Turky Trot for Colorado Front Range runners in 2014
    Colorado Front Range runners looking for a way to burn off some calories and have some fun before Thanksgiving festivities begin will have no trouble finding an event this year. There are a plethora of races covering the entire area from north to...
  • Thanksgiving beer pairings
    Beer Tasting: New Belgium's Abbey Dubbel Ale
    New Belgium Brewing Company: Abbey Dubbel AleABV:7.0%SRM:20IBU:20Calories:210Aroma:Malty, bready, banana, and clove are the main aromas that really penetrate the nose while hints of wood and leather seep through as well. Nice balanced aroma that...
  • The NO-STRESS HOLIDAY ORGANIZER: AN ALL-IN-ONE GUIDE to PLANNING and RECORDING YOUR HOLIDAYS
    How to eliminate stress during the holiday season
    The NO-STRESS HOLIDAY ORGANIZER: AN ALL-IN-ONE GUIDE to PLANNING and RECORDING YOUR HOLIDAYS was very informative and motivational read packed with excellent easy-to use tips and techniques to help make planning for the holidays at your home easy...
  • Thanksgiving hostess gifts
    Be a gracious guest, Thanksgiving hostess gifts that keep giving
    With the Thanksgiving holiday appearing on the horizon, family and friends start the planning for the extravagant meal. If you aren’t cooking the bird and the fixings this year, the role of the guest can be tricky. Since a good guest shouldn...
  • Macy's opens early on Thanksgiving 2014
    2014 Macy's Black Friday doorbusters start earlier than ever this Thanksgiving
    Black Friday is just a month away and Macy's has already announced that their doorbuster deals will start earlier than ever. NBC 10 reports that the retailer will open its doors at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 27, 2014. Last year, Macy'...
  • Countdown to Thanksgiving in NYC 2014
    Countdown to Thanksgiving in NYC 2014
    If you've been a regular follower of my column over the past several years, then you already know my family and have been traveling to New York City for Thanksgiving since 2010 with the exception of last year (2013) due to other commitments....
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    Thanksgiving, Christmas, and NYE at the Ballantyne Hotel & Lodge
    The Ballantyne Hotel & Lodge, a Luxury Collection Hotel in Charlotte, NC, will feature an array of signature events and festive specials this holiday season. With its inviting setting and attractive offerings, The Ballantyne Hotel & Lodge...
  • Thanksgiving dog
    Give thanks: 5 reasons why people with pets live happier, longer lives
    Canadian’s will gather round the dinner table Oct. 13 to celebrate Thanksgiving with family- and in many homes in North America the family members include pets. According to a 2013 survey by Ipsos- a leading market research company in Canada...
  • Thanksgiving feast of value at Pine View
    It's a Thanksgiving feast of value at Pine View Golf Course
    Pine View Golf Course is giving thanks to golfers this long weekend by serving Thanksgiving specials.Players who tee it up on the Championship Course and Executive Course from Oct. 10 through Oct. 13 can do so for $25 walking or $35 with a power...
  • Thanksgiving meal from Prairie Grass Cafe
    Thanksgiving dinner made easy by Prairie Grass Café
    The Thanksgiving holiday is a wonderful time to bring together family and friends over a delicious meal. Unfortunately, the host of the holiday gathering is often run ragged by preparing all the dishes. This year let Northbrook’s Prairie...
  • OJ Simpson in court action
    O.J. Simpson will die before Thanksgiving? Doctors say he has 4 weeks to live
    O.J. Simpson didn’t look very well when the public saw him last at a public hearing, but it sounds like his health is in serious condition. The former NFL player is currently serving time in the Lovelock Correctional Center near Reno, Nevada...
  • It is not too early to start planning the Thanksgiving menu
    It is not too early to start planning the Thanksgiving menu
    I agree that it is too early to begin shopping for Thanksgiving, but it isn't at all early for meal-planning. What has occurred to me this year is to cut down on the sugar that will be present on your table on Turkey Day.I have to be aware of...