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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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Serving Thanksgiving For 10 People Should Cost You Less Than $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 2014 according to the experts? Only $49.41, or less than $5 per person. That's up 37 cents from last year. Here's the breakdown:

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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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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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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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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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The Story of Thanksgiving Through the Eyes of Children (video)

On this Thanksgiving Day, here is a little joy and happiness from children.

This is such an adorable video, I had to share it with you, because we learn all about the origins of Thanksgiving through the experts

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