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Best Games This Season, Other Things About NFL Week 13

Forget about turkey; several tasty football games are the best items on the menu during the long Thanksgiving weekend. Here are the storylines we’ll be following in Week 13:

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What to do With Thanksgiving Leftovers? Make a Cake

Don't worry about having too many leftovers this year. Just turn them into a Thankscaking.  Huffington Post Taste Editor Julie Thomson, came up with the idea, and I think it's brilliant!

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Don’t Trust Your Thanksgiving Turkey Pop-Up Timer

It's Thanksgiving, the turkey is in the oven and you're waiting for the pop-up timer to pop so you can enjoy dinner.

Bad news. Your turkey is going to be overcooked.

Don't trust your Thanksgiving turkey pop-up timer.

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Thanksgiving Turkey By The Numbers – What You Need To Know

Thanksgiving and the holidays can be stressful enough without having to stress over cooking a turkey.

Check out a few Thanksgiving numbers and take the stress out of Thanksgiving dinner.

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Thanksgiving Stories Never Heard Before as Told by Kids [Video]

Did you know the pilgrims and Indians shared pickles and salami? You didn't? How did you miss that?

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New Facebook Video Feature Lets You Say Thanks to Special People in Your Life [Video]

Thanksgiving is less than a week away and now you can celebrate the special relationships for which you're the most thankful with a cool new video feature from Facebook.

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The Story of Thanksgiving, As Told by Kids Who Don’t Understand Thanksgiving

Did you know the pilgrims and Indians shared pickles and salami?

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Black Friday Primer

As the aromas of turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes and pumpkin pie fill our homes, so too do thoughts of lining up in the dark and standing in the cold to get unbeatable deals on holiday gifts fill our minds.

Black Friday will soon be upon us. If this excites you (as opposed to filling you with dread), we have a list of some stores and restaurants and when they’ll be open and offering those crazy Black Friday discounts.

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It’s All About The Side Dishes At Thanksgiving And Here Are Some Delicious Ones

I can't wait for Thanksgiving. The dinner for our family is always a bit hectic, but lots of fun. I just bought a turkey oilless-fryer, and I can't wait to use it, so the main course is taken care of, however, the rest of our menu always does seem to be the same each year. Not that it's not good, but I really wanted to look for some new ideas this year, and I got some help.

Kathy Landin of our TownSquare Media staff found some deliciously different recipe's that we may just try. At any rate, I wanted to share them with you.

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Perfect Holiday Gift for Your Family: Your Undivided Attention

For many families and individuals across the U.S., the holidays will be spent with the ones they love.

However, a new study that looked at the impact of technology on Americans' lives suggests digital devices are impacting quality family time together.

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Amtrak Adding 18 Trains, Releases Schedule for Thanksgiving Travel Between Chicago and Michigan

Planning to travel to Chicago over Thanksgiving week? Amtrak is ready for bigger crowds than ever before.

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Heartwarming Video about Another Homeless Man With a Happy Ending (video)

We're all aware of the story about Grand Rapids homeless veteran, Jim Wolf who got a sort of 'make over.'  I wrote a blog about Jim a couple of weeks ago here on our website.

The video that was made of Jim's transformation went viral and got thousands of comments, and we can only pray that that small act of kindness will be the catalyst for Jim's recovery.

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