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Last Minute Turkey Finds and Brining Recipes You Need To Have

It's almost show time. Two days to Thanksgiving, and today's the day to make sure your decorations are intact and your tablescape is ready to make a magnificent impression. Hopefully you already have your table accessories all shined and ready for the table and your drinks purchased. Also, if you opted for a frozen turkey, yesterday was the day you would have wanted to have it in the fridge for defrosting. If you haven't purchased a turkey yet, you may not be completely out of luck, but going fresh will be your better option. And if you're considering brining your turkey, you'll want to have a turkey that's completely defrosted and ready to brine because brining a frozen turkey just won't work. In...

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Last Minute Thanksgivng Decorating Ideas To Welcome Your Guests

With only one week left until Thanksgiving, I've been following the Thanksgiving Planning Schedule posted last week. Since decorating is key for this week before Thanksgiving, I wanted to share a few ideas to decorate different areas of your home as you prepare guests for your big dinner. Decorating doesn't have to be a huge deal to be fabulous. In fact, there are some really easy ways to make things beautiful without a lot of fuss. Here are some ideas. Christmas Decor I find it nice to have the Christmas tree up and decorated during Thanksgiving Dinner. It's always a beautiful focal point and gets people feeling festive. I know that many people wait until the Thanksgiving weekend to decorate their...

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My New Favorite Pumpkin Pecan Pie Recipe To Tempt Your Taste Buds

That's right, friends. It's not fake! The countdown to Thanksgiving is upon us, and I'm getting more and more excited to indulge in all of the amazing foods we like to have on Thanksgiving Day.   Today I'm sharing one of my favorite Thanksgiving Desserts, Pumpkin Pecan Pie. This recipe is crazy good and it's filled with loads of flavor. It's perfect paired with a cup of coffee, ice cream, whipped cream or whatever you like (my Bread Pudding Recipe is another must try). The crunch in this pie adds a bit of interest to the traditional pumpkin pie texture, which I love. So if you're looking for a pumpkin pie that's going to make everyone scream for more, this is...

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Plan The Perfect No Stress Thanksgiving Dinner in Only 2 Weeks

If you haven't started planning your Thanksgiving dinner, don't panic. It's not too late to put together the ultimate feast that amazes your guests. I've come up with a two week plan that will help you get things ready without the stress. With just a little planning, your Thanksgiving table will be something to remember, and you'll be able to enjoy it too! Let's start. Two Weeks Before Thanksgiving Gather Your Ingredients Making tasty dishes to compliment the star of your table takes a bit of planning ahead, especially with some of the shortages we've all been hearing about. The first thing you want to do is order your turkey if you haven't. Many places are experiencing turkey shortage this...

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