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 […]



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.