Countdown to Turkey Day 2013: Have You Ever Cooked a Turkey?

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Heather says:Have you ever cooked a turkey? No? Well hosting your first ever Thanksgiving dinner should probably not be your first attempt to cook a turkey. Thanksgiving is a busy enough holiday and even if you're super organized, there'll probably be a little self-induced stress, even with a timetable, all of your recipes organized, and ...

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Countdown to Turkey Day 2012: The Great Thanksgiving Day Post Mortem and Leftover Tips

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Heather says:Well, for better or worse, we made it. I apologize for being scarce the last few days, but I've been taking a small sanity break, thankfully I already had most of the turkey day countdown pre-written.I've gotten a little  lot of desperately needed sleep. I've spent much needed time with family. And most importantly, I spent a ...

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Countdown to Turkey Day 2012: The Day Before Thanksgiving 2012

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Heather says:Thanksgiving is tomorrow.Are you ready?Have you been playing along with this year's Countdown to Turkey Day 2012. What did you think? Was it thorough enough? What needs to be improved?I keep getting requests for a Countdown to Christmas, but I look at all the various Christmas traditions and I am completely. and. ...

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Countdown to Turkey Day 2012: Two Days to Go!

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Heather says:Tick. Tock. Your time is running out. However, you've been following along with this year's Countdown to Turkey Day and aren't stressing, right?Grab your Thanksgiving Shopping List and buy your produce and other perishables. If you went the fresh route, pick up your turkey. Before you head to the grocery store -you ...

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Countdown to Turkey Day 2012: One Week Out

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Heather says:Today is supposedly -I have my doubts here- National Refrigerator Clean-out Day. That sounds silly, but it makes a little sense. You need room for all the leftovers you'll have post-Turkey Day. You need room to thaw your turkey, if you're having frozen.If you have a small fridge and your expecting to have a lot of food, find a ...

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