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Food Safe Families Wants You to Have a Healthy and Happy Thanksgiving  

Cooking a turkey properly makes even the most confident chef just a little nervous, not to mention the millions of first-time cooks attempting the turkey trot to the Thanksgiving table. There are many commonly held practices when it comes to cooking the big bird that are actually harmful and can cause food poisoning; not how anyone wants to spend their holiday! The Food Safe Families campaign (from the USDA and the Ad Council) wants to make this a food-safe Thanksgiving for turkey newbies and seasoned professionals alike. Below are the top five Turkey Myths that most Americans believe are safe practices. Follow the facts listed after the Myths for a safe, healthy and happy Thanksgiving with your families and friends!   Myth: Washing the turkey before cooking makes it cleaner and safer. FALSE It’s impossible … Read entire article »

Filed under: Cooking, Entertaining, Food, Parties, Seasonal, Thanksgiving

Help Support the 10th Annual St. Jude Thanks and Giving Program!

Help Support the 10th Annual St. Jude Thanks and Giving Program!

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital has officially kicked off its 10th Annual Thanks and Giving program and there are literally so many ways to get involved and contribute to their fundraising campaign. For 50 years, St. Jude Children’s Hospital has lead the way the world understands, treats and defeats childhood cancer and other deadly diseases.  The #ThanksandGiving holiday campaign has raised more than $387 million in research and treatment in the ongoing battle to end … Read entire article »

Filed under: Chanukah, Charity, Christmas, Seasonal, Socially Conscious, Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving from Mamanista.com!

Happy Thanksgiving from Mamanista.com!

Happy Thanksgiving from our Mamanista.com family to yours! Enjoy the time with your loved ones! We’ll be back on Monday with more 12 Days of Giveaways from our 2010 Hottest Holiday Toys Guide. And we have some exciting deals posting for those of you who shop on Black Friday and Cyber Monday–make sure to check out those links and watch our coupons sections to score some great bargains for your Holiday Shopping.  There are some great … Read entire article »

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving!

We are so thankful that you have joined us throughout this year for our chic picks, hip contests and fabulous deals! Enjoy your family and have a bountiful and happy Thanksgiving tomorrow.  If you are looking for some fun fall crafts to occupy the kiddos, we recommend: Construction Paper Hand Turkey with a Twist from a Video Tutorial via MOMformation (my daughter loved how the Turkey was her footprints and handprints) A Stuffed Hand Turkey from Bella Dia … Read entire article »

Filed under: Crafts, Thanksgiving