TongRo Images via Getty Images
If you don't finish that big bird dinner, save it for the next day!
Lisa Peardon via Getty Images
It is a simple notebook I picked up from the local dollarstore-slash-bakery that our small town relies on for local crafting supplies. And donuts....baked fresh each Wednesday. The first year I brought the empty book to the Thanksgiving table it was met with a little hesitation.
Ryan McVay via Getty Images
Whether it's as an expat abroad or just one province over, those of us living away from home can't always make the trek back for Thanksgiving. This usually results in a healthy dose of FOMO for the holiday festivities back home, but not to fear -- friendsgiving is here!
NA via Getty Images
What are you thankful for?
Half Baked Harvest
Thanksgiving used to be just another long holiday weekend for us dealing with my son being out of routine and having lots of behaviours. This was difficult for all of us. What has helped now as he has gotten older is talking about this holiday and what we will be doing that weekend.
Zoonar RF via Getty Images
Turkey should be a star all-year round.
cookelma via Getty Images
Still mapping out your Thanksgiving menu? Daydreaming of Christmas already? Don't get caught up in the sugar-and-fat laden hype. You can still enjoy your holidays without wreaking havoc on your health. Here are some ways to make this Thanksgiving one your body will thank you for.
Spike Mafford via Getty Images
Because anything that can go wrong ... will go wrong.
Are you something traditional or healthy? Or both?
Thanksgiving is one of the best holidays of the year, but it can also be the most stressful. Whether it's cleaning the house, preparing the food, making desserts, a lot goes into putting the perfect d...
Michael Cogliantry via Getty Images
In North America we tend to focus on how food is grown and harvested -- organic, free range, cage-free, Marine Stewardship Council, fair trade, non-GMO, vegetarian-fed and locally grown among them. From a sustainability point of view, though, the most important question is missing from these labels: Will this food be eaten or will it end up contributing to the world's growing food-waste problem?
Sandra Cunningham via Getty Images
Canadians and Americans alike love Thanksgiving. It's a time to gather with family and friends and celebrate the harvest season. It's a time to reconnect with people we haven't seen in a while, to eat a delicious meal, relax and enjoy ourselves. Unfortunately, in many families, there are one or two people who can ruin the experience for everyone else.
Decorating your home for Thanksgiving is really about creating an environment that embodies all things warm and inviting and it's the little details that make a big impact. Here are five tips on how to cost-effectively get the look you want this holiday season.
Diane, A Broad
Sweet, sweet pumpkin pie.
evgenyb via Getty Images
It is Meatless Monday, after all.
Creatas Images via Getty Images
Step #1: Don't walk into dinner starving.
I Heart Crafty Things/Crafty Morning/This Girl's L
Thanksgiving is upon us once more, and with it comes enticing treats and splurges that we might otherwise pass on during the rest of the year. Will you still be giving thanks after your feast, or will you be left bloated and regretful?
Tom Merton via Getty Images
Kids can get a jump on thinking about what they're thankful for with these great activities.
A Pumpkin and a Princess
Thanksgiving is about celebrating and giving thanks for our wonderful families and the other gifts in our lives. Regardless of what's on the menu, where you serve it or how you eat it, the key to a perfect Thanksgiving meal is to focus on our gratitude and on being together with our most precious gifts, our family and friends.
Thanksgiving is just around the corner! Get festive with these fun ideas for kids.
Thanksgiving dinner just wouldn't be the same without it.
From homemade candles to stunning autumn centrepieces.
Making Thyme For Health
Thanksgiving is a wonderful holiday that brings family and friends closer together and helps people remember what they're thankful for. If you have a baby due around this time, you might want to consi...
bhofack2 via Getty Images
Turkey is the star, but these recipes will make it taste even better.
Thanksgiving happens in Canada on Oct. 10. It's a chance for Canadians to come together, reconnect with family ... and say "na na na" to our American friends, because we get to eat first. But why is i...
If you're feeling a little weepy as you peer into deserted bedrooms (and maybe a touch annoyed that the little darlings forgot to make their beds before they left), I get it. It can be a tough transition, and it may take some time to adjust to your new reality of an empty nest.
Marina Dodis via Getty Images
"Let there be light!" It's the third line in the Bible...so I guess it must be important. And perhaps at no time is it more important than right now, particularly in my hometown Montreal, where holida...
Oktay Ortakcioglu via Getty Images
The West Coast is a part of who their father is. And that's an important thing for them to know.
Listen, the only thing people hate more than a work party is a fucking negative Nancy at a work party. Smile, you little bitch! People like happy people. So be happy, be present, swallow your desire to stab yourself in the eye with a canapé toothpick! It will all be over soon and you can be watching Home Alone 2: Lost in New York in footie pyjamas!