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Make the Most of Your Thanksgiving Leftovers with these Yummy Recipes

One of the best parts about Thanksgiving? The leftovers. Whether you make a gourmet turkey sandwich with cranberry sauce or stuffing waffles with cranberry sauce and gravy (this is not a drill), leftovers are an essential part of the Thanksgiving experience, and these...

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Things You Can Do Tonight for a Stress-Free Thanksgiving

It's the night before Thanksgiving, and if you're hosting tomorrow (and you're anything like us), you're probably freaking out. The good news is, there's still plenty of time to tackle the bulk of your list and have a Thanksgiving that runs smooth-as-pie. Take six deep breaths, read our quick tips, and start checking things off- you've got this!

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Festive Holiday Hand Pies

Much like Abby Capalbo, we have a night before Thanksgiving tradition of pie cooking mania in my family and these mini versions are cute enough to wiggle their way into our line-up. Crafted for a collaboration By Yes Ma’am Paper Goods + Heirloomed with photography by ...

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Pretty Place Settings Perfect for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is the time to bust out your best table decor tricks; crafting unique little moments for guests to ohh and ahh over. And this little roundup is perfect for snagging the ultimate inspiration. It's a collection of place cards and other thoughtful details that will make your turkey day table (or any wintery table for that matter) truly shine. Have a look at...

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My Mom’s Traditional Apple Pie Recipe

Thanksgiving is a big holiday in our family. It's always been my dad's favorite, and for good reason, it's based on the things he loves the most - family, laughter and pie. Apple pie to be exact. And my mom's apple pie is that nostalgic kind of good that will leave you dreaming of it all year. So we've established a tradition - the night before Thanksgiving, my mom and I have a pie-making party. The boys retire to the living room, and my mom and I break out the bubbly and whip up all the pies...

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Hostess Essentials for Stress-Free Holiday Entertaining

If you're just having a few friends over for a casual dinner, it's no biggie if you forget extra napkins and have to make do with paper towels. But when you've got lots of family coming for a...

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All the Recipes You Need for an Epic Thanksgiving Dinner

The countdown to Thanksgiving has officially begun, but before you finalize your menu and head to the grocery store, you may want to check out these scrumptious recipes. Because even though I'm sure your great-grandmother's gravy is delicious, these recipes will give you the...

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Spotted: The Linens You Need to Make Your Thanksgiving Table Look Divine

Planning the perfect Thanksgiving dinner is an art, and creating a gorgeous tablescape is one part of the ultimate masterpiece. Before you settle on your...

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Keeping the Kids Entertained at Holiday Dinners

If children are on your guest list, your chances of hosting a seamless, elegant dinner became just a bit more touch and go. But fret not. With the proper tools and tricks (and a couple glasses of vino) you'll maximize your investment and make sure your return is paid out as full as little kids allow. Above and beyond all, remember this: well fed, rested children that are kept busy equals fun for all and a moment of peace for parents! No idea where to start on the "activity" front? We've...

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How to Style and Throw a Lush Outdoor Thanksgiving

Even if the weather is far too crisp for a gorgeous outdoor spread like this one from Lexi of Glitter, Inc.Brandi Leigh the details of this Friendsgiving shindig are perfect for snagging. Things like little bundles of cinnamon sticks and herbs placed at each setting, jars of pecan pie and lush greens dotting the tablescape from ...

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Pretty Pie Crusts for a Gorgeous Thanksgiving Dinner

Dessert is generally my favorite course of any and every meal, and Thanksgiving dinner is no exception. In fact, if I could, I would only eat the pie. But these pies are almost too pretty to eat thanks to these pretty pie crusts from our resident geniuses, Abby and Jess. If you really want to...

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Cinnamon Bun Pecan Pie Recipe

Working from home has its problems. For instance, when you are putting together a post as delicious as this one, it takes all the will power you can muster to not drop everything you are doing to try this recipe on for size. I'm speaking for a friend. I obviously have no will power issues (sarcasm). But the ladies...

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Countdown to Thanksgiving!

This is IT, folks. Our ultimate planning schedule. I don't want to overpromise, but... I'm pretty confident this baby will lead you from chicken-with-her-head-cut-off to a beautifully prepared Thanksgiving dinner in one (very pulled together) piece. If you're hosting this year, bookmark this post- and then get out there and reserve that turkey! • A clean house is a clear mind. If you can afford it, hire a cleaning service to give your place a good scrub down. If you plan to tackle...

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DIY Leftover Boxes for Friendsgiving with Swanson®

We truly believe that the best DIYs are those that are easy and useful. Cute is also a good quality. And if you're planning a big Friendsgiving bash like our Swanson® Infused Inspiration (with recipes too!) then what could be more easy, cute and useful than DIY Leftover boxes? We promise your friends will be ultra excited to pack these gems full of...

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The Most Delicious Friendsgiving Side Dishes with Swanson®

We're diving into all things Friendsgiving with Swanson® and maybe the most important piece of that puzzle is the almighty menu. Unlike traditional Thanksgiving meals, Friendsgiving allows you to get a little more creative and break away from tradition. We took that idea and ran with three recipes that are knock it out of the park good and all infused...

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The Perfect Friendsgiving Inspiration with Swanson®

We've cozied up with our friends at Swanson® for the ultimate Friendsgiving inspiration. It's that time to gather with loved ones and celebrate over a really great meal; a.k.a. our most favorite time of year. For this feast, we called upon muted tones set against classic plaid, a sparkle of gold and the most delicious recipes on the planet. Have a...

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Blooming Apple Pie with Maple Butter Glaze

This might be the prettiest pie I ever did see. Seriously. It almost looks too pretty to eat, but word on the street is that its super delicious too. They even tell me it was easy. Can it all be true? Well apparently it is, and if you are looking for a show-stopper to bring to your Thanksgiving festivities, look no further...

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Hostess Gift: DIY Cinnamon Roll Kit

Every November, our family makes a huge batch of cinnamon rolls and delivers them to neighbors to freeze for Thanksgiving or Christmas morning. But this year, we're shaking things up a bit. Because these DIY Cinnamon Roll Kits are TOO much goodness, lovely for holiday gifts or hostess gifts alike. With easy to print labels to boot! PS...more hostess and holiday kit ideas below. INGREDIENTS...

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Tips for the Prettiest Thanksgiving Tablescape

For this year's Thanksgiving inspiration, we were influenced by the colors of Fall and a rich, layered tablescape. Starting with our garland DIY and layering in seasonal fruit, gobs of candlelight, ribbon and hints of gold, this gorgeous spread was born. The finishing touch? Personal pies for a look that is cozy, elegant and so ready for a yummy feast. Have a look at the full...

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DIY Easy Autumn Garland for the Picture-Perfect Thanksgiving Table

Thanksgiving is quickly approaching, and though the food preparation can wait until next week, it's definitely not too early to start planning your beautiful table! And Jess has the perfect DIY to ensure your table is as much of a hit as the turkey. The best part of this autumn garland is...

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