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Thanksgiving 2011

From George Washington To Barack Obama: 20 Presidents Offer 'Thanksgiving To Almighty God'

Posted 11.22.2011 | Religion

"Whereas it is the duty of all Nations to acknowledge the providence of almighty God, to obey his will, to be grateful for his benefits, and humbly to...

Happy Thanksgiving

Mark Shriver | Posted 01.21.2012 | DC
Mark Shriver

This is my first Thanksgiving without my dad. Not a day goes by that I don't miss him greatly, but not a day goes by that I don't thank God for blessing me with such a role model.

Black Friday And The Importance Of Sabbath Rest

Danielle Tumminio | Posted 01.21.2012 | Religion
Danielle Tumminio

The Sabbath is a cornerstone of Judaism and Christianity. But, as American culture becomes increasingly consumerist, a new worldview has overtaken the one that honors the Sabbath.

INFOGRAPHIC: How Thanksgiving Foods Battled Extreme Weather Before Hitting Your Plate

Posted 11.21.2011 | Green

Extreme weather has caused much suffering for people around the globe this year, but what about the food on your Thanksgiving plate? Unfortunately, ev...

DON'T Pass The Salt This Thanksgiving

AP | By LAURAN NEERGAARD | Posted 01.21.2012 | Black Voices

WASHINGTON -- No need for a salt shaker on the Thanksgiving table: Unless you really cooked from scratch, there's lots of sodium already hidden in the...

Queeries: What to Do If the Penn State Scandal Comes to Thanksgiving

Steven Petrow | Posted 01.21.2012 | Gay Voices
Steven Petrow

Queery: "I was having dinner with some friends, and the subject of the Penn State scandal came up. One of the straight guests was on a rant about it and said, 'This is a perfect example of why gays shouldn't be parents.'"

Mary Martin on Thanksgiving

Jeffery Self | Posted 01.21.2012 | Gay Voices
Jeffery Self

I am thankful to live in Los Angeles with my super-cool boyfriend. I am thankful for having had a job this past month. I am thankful for anything and everything surrounding the upcoming movie Magic Mike. I'm also really thankful to be gay.

WATCH: When Thanksgiving Turkeys Attack

Posted 11.20.2011 | Comedy

With all the hubbub about turkey attacks in the news lately, you'd think these kids would avoid angering the hot-tempered bird at all cost, especially...

Was The First Thanksgiving A Religious Celebration?

Posted 11.18.2011 | Religion

By Daniel Burke Religion News Service (RNS) If you want to prepare for Thanksgiving like a real Pilgrim this year, here's what you should do: Canc...

Americans Expected To Hit The Roads In Record Numbers This Thanksgiving

AP | By SCOTT MAYEROWITZ | Posted 11.17.2011 | Travel

NEW YORK -- This Thanksgiving, 42.5 million people in the United States are expected to hit the road to visit family and friends – the highest n...

PHOTOS: Green Thanksgiving Guide

Posted 11.17.2011 | Green

Thanksgiving may be fun, but what about the holiday's carbon footprint? This year, give thanks for the fact that there are stylish and eco-friendly op...

WIN IT: A $200 Whole Foods Gift Card For Thanksgiving Groceries

Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

We're down to the final Thanksgiving 2011 countdown -- and while the holiday is obviously about family, friends and giving thanks, the meal can land a...

Places To Eat Out In New York For Thanksgiving

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 11.22.2011 | New York

Rather than wrestle the holiday traffic or frantically attempt to baste a turkey, stay city-bound and forget the trouble by dining at one of these res...

Martha Stewart Thanksgiving Recipes: Turkey, Stuffing, Side Dishes & Desserts

Posted 11.20.2012 | Taste

It's not Thanksgiving without a Martha Stewart recipe or technique, so we asked Martha Stewart's Everyday Food to share their Thanksgiving recipe ...