Tags archives: thanksgiving



Thanksgiving Etiquette

  Thanks­giv­ing eti­quette, what is required if you’re not the host?  You don’t want to be rude and not offer to do any­thing but how much is too much?



Mike & Liza's Marriage Ref: A Bone To Pick With Dinner

  Dear Mike & Liza, My hus­band and I have been mar­ried 3 years.  His fam­ily lives in town and every year we go to their house for Thanks­giv­ing.  He grew up in a fam­ily that doesn’t like turkey, so his mother always makes a ham for din­ner.  Now the fam­ily includes 2 daughters-in-law and 2 […]



Favorite Thanksgiving Movies

There are plenty of great Christ­mas movies to choose from.  What is your favorite Thanks­giv­ing movie?  Tell us your favorite here and 6:45 tomor­row morning.    



What Does Your Man Make For Thanksgiving

  What does your man make for Thanks­giv­ing. For the first time since it was launched in 1981, the But­ter­ball Turkey Talk Line has hired some men to take calls.  And accord­ing to a new sur­vey 84 per­cent of men are involved in prepa­ra­tions for the Thanks­giv­ing meal in some way — whether it’s mak­ing a […]



Should You Have To Work On Thanksgiving

Should you have to work on Thanks­giv­ing? Mike thinks it’s a fed­eral hol­i­day, is noth­ing sacred? Liza thinks lots of peo­ple work on Thanks­giv­ing — restau­rant work­ers, TV per­son­al­i­ties, foot­ball play­ers. Some big box store employ­ees are say­ing it’s not fair, and shared the notice above from their break room. What do you think?    



Shopping on Thanksgiving

Would you shop on Thanks­giv­ing Day?  Toys R Us announced today that they will open up at 5pm Thanks­giv­ing Day, three hours ear­lier than last year.  Kmart and Sears will also  be open on Thanks­giv­ing Day and stay open all night.  Does Black Fri­day now start right after Thanks­giv­ing din­ner before 12am on Friday?



Waiting To Put Up The Tree

Why do you wait to put up your Christ­mas tree? Some peo­ple put up their tree the day after Thanks­giv­ing while oth­ers wait until later in the sea­son.  Do you wait — — — tell us why.  



Which Is Healthier This Thanksgiving

  Food Net­work Mag­a­zine staged a Thanks­giv­ing face-off and asked a reg­is­tered dietit­ian to name the bet­ter choices. Study up before the big meal: Here’s how some sta­ples compare.  



How Much Does Thanksgiving Dinner Cost

  The retail cost of menu items for a clas­sic Thanks­giv­ing din­ner includ­ing turkey, stuff­ing, cran­ber­ries, pump­kin pie and all the basic trim­mings increased less than 1 per­cent this year, accord­ing to the Amer­i­can Farm Bureau Fed­er­a­tion. AFBF’s 27th annual infor­mal price sur­vey of clas­sic items found on the Thanks­giv­ing Day din­ner table indi­cates the […]



Which Thanksgiving Dish Intimidates You The Most

  Which Thanks­giv­ing dish are you most intim­i­dated by?  Scared of the sweet pota­toes?  Ter­ri­fied by the turkey?  Tell us what you’re ner­vous about prepar­ing this Thanksgiving.