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Holiday Feast for Dogs (and a Cat) Will Get You in the Holiday Spirit [Video]

With Thanksgiving less than 24 hours away, here's a video of some canines (and one cat) enjoying a holiday feast to get you into the spirit.

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Thanksgiving Calculator Tells How Much Food You’ll Need to Cook

If you're hosting Thanksgiving dinner, but you're a little nervous about the amount of food you've purchased, never fear. The wonderful writers over at Skillet have created an online calculator to approximate how much food you'll need to make.

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Serving Thanksgiving For 10 People Should Cost Just Over $50?

Every year, the American Farm Bureau Federation releases a study on how much it should cost the average family to serve Thanksgiving dinner for the year. And every year, I'm like, "Which grocery stores are these people shopping at?"

So how much should it cost to serve 10 people a full Thanksgiving dinner in 2015 according to the experts? Only $50.11, or just over than $5 per person. That's up 70 cents from last year. Here's the breakdown:

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Deep Frying Your Turkey? Watch out [Video]

Cooking a turkey is a pretty basic thing. But, getting it to be moist and juicy is a bit of work. There are different ways to cook it. Oven? Grill? Deep Fry?

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Michigan Restaurant Offers Free Thanksgiving Meals [Video]

A Northville, Michigan restaurant has recently announced that they will be giving out free meals this Thanksgiving.

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A Juicy Moist Turkey at Thanksgiving is Everybody’s Dream so Here’s How

Ah, Thanksgiving. One of my favorite times of the year. Family, friends, gathered together for happy times. However, if your house is anything like mine, getting the Thanksgiving dinner together is a chore. No matter how early we try to prepare, it always seems to be pandemonium as the dinner hour arrives.

The key ingredient is  the turkey. And, having a juicy, moist turkey is a real art. Believe me, I've sawed my way through dry, tough turkey before and it's no fun. Pass the gravy.

So I went searching for ways to have a juicy turkey that everybody loves and found a good website, Fine Cooking with eight tips to the perfect turkey!

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Spending Time with Family Matters Most to Us

Before Thanksgiving, I shared about how I thought the perfect gift for your family was to give them your undivided attention.

Well, with Christmas less than two weeks away, that has me thinking about family even more so these days.

As it turns out, spending time with family is what matters most to us. At least according to The Matter More Project.

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The Homeless Get a Meal From the Ninja Feeder [Video]

Thanksgiving was last week, I know, but I just found this video and had to share it with you.

This is what this world of ours should be about, helping others in need. This guy, or should I say, Ninja, is doing it right.  It's very sweet. Watch!

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Some Stores Stayed Closed Thanksgiving Day; What a Concept

Did you make it out shopping on Thanksgiving Day, better known at Black Thursday?

You know, it's what Black Friday used to start in the morning on the Friday after Thanksgiving. Remember those good old days?

Then some stores bumped it to midnight -- and customers lined up.

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Thanksgiving Day is Family, Friends, Food, and…..FOOTBALL!

Happy Thanksgiving, everybody. My sincere wishes for all, is that it will be a happy, family, day. Oh, there is one more thing.  ARE YOU READY FOR SOME FOOTBALL!

Football on Thanksgiving. Now that is American. I can't remember when there wasn't a game or two on, and here in Michigan, it's been tradition that it's the Lions.

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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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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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