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Thanksgiving is a great time to gather with family and friends, remember the things to be grateful for in your life, eat a whole lot of pie, and even laugh a funny Thanksgiving meme or two. We’re here for every bit of it with you—read on to learn things like the history of Thanksgiving and which decorations will impress your dinner guests.

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When Is Thanksgiving and Why Do We Celebrate It?

There's a lot more to this popular holiday than handprint turkeys and pumpkin pie. Here's what to know going into Thanksgiving 2021.

26 Meaningful Thanksgiving Traditions You’ll Want to Try

Good traditions are the bedrock of bonding—here are creative, funny, and meaningful Thanksgiving traditions to start this year.


The Real History of Thanksgiving

The history of Thanksgiving isn't the rosy story from your childhood. Here's what really happened and the truth about some...


20 Thanksgiving Memes for You to Gobble Up

Everyone could use a good laugh this holiday—and these Thanksgiving memes will certainly entertain.


45 Funny Thanksgiving Quotes to Share Around the Table

We should all embrace the humor of this holiday. Here are some funny Thanksgiving quotes to gobble up with your...

11 Thanksgiving Blessings to Read at the Table This Year

Share the gratitude you feel on Thanksgiving with these Thanksgiving prayers and blessings.


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The British Royal Family Tree and Complete Line of Succession

Succession to the crown is dictated, first and foremost, by birth order on the royal family tree—although that wasn't always...

22 Stores Open on Thanksgiving 2022

Yes, there are stores open on Thanksgiving. Pop in for all the last-minute items you need to have the most...


100 Thanksgiving Captions That Are Perfect for Turkey Day

Need just the right caption for a Thanksgiving photo? Use one of these Thanksgiving captions to perfectly sum up that...


66 Reasons to Be Thankful This Thanksgiving

We've all been through an incredibly tough year. Here are some things to be grateful for, no matter what else...


50 Thanksgiving Songs for the Perfect Holiday Playlist

These songs set the perfect mood for spending a meaningful day with family and friends…and helping yourself to an extra...

Everything to Know About the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade 2022

The annual event marks the Thanksgiving holiday and kicks off the Christmas season. Here's when and how to watch it.


34 Best Pieces of Thanksgiving Trivia to Wow Your Dinner Guests

You may know Thanksgiving as a day off from work filled with good food, football, and loved ones—but there is...


60 Easy Thanksgiving Decorations That Will Impress Your Guests

The turkey may be the main event, but your decor really sets the tone for this heartwarming holiday.


20 Thanksgiving Poems to Read Around the Table

These heartfelt, profound, and sometimes funny works of poetry are perfect to share for your Thanksgiving celebration.


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62 Best Thanksgiving Quotes to Express Thanks and Gratitude

Share these uplifting and inspirational Thanksgiving quotes to perfectly sum up your feelings and sentiments.

The Best Thanksgiving Dish for You, According to Your Zodiac Sign

Can your zodiac sign predict the Thanksgiving dish you love to cook and gobble up?


7 True Stories About Funny Thanksgiving Mishaps

These true stories of snafus past will make you laugh—and breathe a little easier about your own Thanksgiving.


10 Thanksgiving Cartoons You Can’t Help But Laugh At

In between stuffing your face with turkey, mashed potatoes, and pumpkin pie take a minute or two to laugh at...


What Thanksgiving Could Look Like This Year

Thanks to the COVID-19 crisis, Turkey Day gatherings—and even the birds themselves—may be a little smaller in 2020.


Finally! Here’s How Cyber Monday Even Became a Thing

There's a reason shoppers started doing more online shopping after Thanksgiving, but it had nothing to do with sales.


20 Fun Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids to Keep Them Busy

These easy Thanksgiving crafts for kids won't just keep your little turkeys entertained—they'll also decorate your table for your family's...


The Most Popular Thanksgiving Pie in Your State

Pumpkin is not the favorite everywhere!

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This Is Why the President Pardons a Turkey Every Thanksgiving

Every year, the U.S. has an official Presidential turkey pardon ceremony, saving a live bird from a Thanksgiving table. Why...


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Holiday Foods That Are Toxic to Cats and Dogs

It's a day to give thanks for your pets, too. But think twice before giving them a treat from your plate—some...


50 Reasons to Be Thankful This Thanksgiving

We've all been through an incredibly tough year. Here are some things we're grateful for no matter what else is...


Why You Should Never Make Your Thanksgiving Turkey in a Bag

When cooking turkey in a bag, think plastic. Paper grocery bags can be toxic. Here's why.