Almost 90 percent of Americans will eat turkey for Thanksgiving, according to the National Turkey Federation. The average turkey will weigh 16 pounds.
Gov. Mark Dayton kicked off Thanksgiving week with some help with two fine, feathered friends. A pair of turkeys joined in on the festivities at the State Capitol on Monday, both about 16 weeks old.
You’ve slept off the turkey, you’re not interested in battling crowds on Black Friday, but you have free time and possibly family and friends to entertain. What is there to do this weekend? Plenty.
If you’re shopping for Thanksgiving dinner this weekend, chances are the turkey you buy comes from a Minnesota farm. The U.S. Census Bureau says Minnesota is the top turkey producing state in the country. Halvorson Farms in Morristown is busy all year round, and not just around the holidays.
Need a way to entertain the kids while livening up your holiday décor? Kids will gobble up these Thanksgiving-themed craft ideas and your home will reap the benefits.
Do something a little different this Thanksgiving and enjoy your meal at one of these local restaurants.
ake the time to support local businesses and find personalized help with your annual shopping rather than stressing out over a parking space at 5 in the morning. These local shopping venues will welcome you and make your Black Friday a lot more pleasant.
Celebrating Thanksgiving might be a difficult thing to do, especially if you have to travel abroad during the holiday. However, with a few simple changes and a little bit of adjusting, it is still possible to make Thanksgiving enjoyable for you and others wherever you are.
Minnesota is holding several fun and active events over the Thanksgiving holiday, take your pick and enjoy yourself.
If the recent snowfall hasn’t caused you to start thinking of the holidays, the calendar will.
Instead of gathering at someone’s home this Thanksgiving, make plans for a destination Thanksgiving getaway that the entire family will enjoy.
No matter the occasion, Italians always find a way to make pasta part of the menu. Traditionally served as a starter course, Uova da Raviolo is the perfect choice to add some Italian flavor to this year’s Thanksgiving.
Learn how to bake like a pro and treat your guests to delicious, festive pies this Thanksgiving.
Get prepared for big savings with these tips for Cyber Monday shopping.
On Tuesday, Best Buy announced it is joining other stores in opening even earlier on Thanksgiving Day. The retailer announced this year stores will open at 5 p.m. This follows Target’s Monday announcement that it will open Thanksgiving Day at 6 p.m.
If you’re feeling intimidated by baking, or just want a quick dessert recipe, try out this delicious flourless chocolate cookie recipe from New York’s pastry wizard, Dominique Ansel.
Think outside the oven this Thanksgiving with these non-traditional ways to cook your turkey main dish.
Small Business Saturday will take place nationwide this year on November 29th. Since its launch in 2010 it has helped change the landscape of big-city neighborhoods and small town U.S.A.
How many people actually know the history behind one of the most joyous seasons?
Setting the table can wait, here are some of the best activities your family can enjoy on Thanksgiving morning.
Use your smartphone to truly maximize your holiday shopping. From coupon finders to shopping lists, these apps have everything you need to get the best savings.
Three new great pie recipes for you to add to your Thanksgiving table. Bring all three and really impress the family this year.
What are you thankful for? This year, you might find that your answer is long weekends, memorable adventures and time spent with the ones you love, so ditch the turkey in favor a quick getaway over the four-day weekend.
Don’t get lost in the sea of sales, coupons, flyers and email lists. Take a little time to organize and you can save a bundle this holiday season.
The crack of dawn isn’t the only option for Black Friday shopping.
While turkey is the quintessential Thanksgiving dish, it’s the side dishes that can make or break the meal. From roasted asparagus to classic pumpkin pie, it’s time to get inspired.
Millions turned out for the annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.
Here is a look to everyone’s favorite parade balloons from throughout the years.
It was the 85th Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York on Nov. 24, 2011. The parade, which has been an annual event since 1924, is expected to draw an estimated 3 million spectators and 50 million television viewers, according the retail store.