Recipes, crafts and activities for Thanksgiving.

Join our 30 Days of Gratitude Challenge and receive a free gratitude journal to download! Make thankfulness and gratitude a habit in your life today.   Let’s face it – it can be really, really hard to be grateful.  Between work, kids, spouses, and traffic… life gets very[…]

This Thanksgiving free up oven space and make this Instant Pot Pumpkin Cheesecake Recipe in your electric pressure cooker.  A gingersnap cookie crust gives this pumpkin cheesecake a little extra YUM!

This easy spiced cranberry cider cocktail recipe uses only three ingredients and is perfect for your holiday parties! Chelsey from Budget Girl! Over Thanksgiving, my sister-in-law visited and she introduced us to this awesome new drink. Just three simple ingredients: spiced rum, cranberry juice, and hard apple cider. Who[…]

Make a pear martini with only 3 ingredients: vodka, white wine and pear juice. This easy cocktail is perfect for Christmas and New Years!

This pear martini drink recipe is sweet and easy to make with only three ingredients! Hello! Chelsey from Budget Girl here! I have something a little different for you this time. This time of the year, I tend to gravitate towards apple and cranberry. Apparently, for many people, pear is[…]

Orange cranberry margarita cocktail recipe is easy to make. The mix of cranberry and orange makes them the perfect holiday cocktail. Chelsey from Budget Girl here! Who else is psyched for the holiday season? This will be the first year we get to dress up our house, so I’m pretty[…]

Skip the cans and make homemade green bean casserole recipe from scratch using fresh green beans! One of my husband’s favorite side dishes for Thanksgiving is green bean casserole. He loves it so much that I often make to serve when we have a roast chicken for dinner.[…]

Pumpkin spice spritz cookie recipe are fun and easy to make with the OXO Cookie Press!  A simple butter cookie dough is spiced up with pumpkin flavors and then made in to pumpkin shaped cookies.  Thank you to OXO for providing me with products for this post. When I was[…]

Traveling the day before Thanksgiving? Verizon wants to help make your travel easier by celebrating “Thanksgetting” and offering fun services – even for non-customers – to make holiday travel easier! Verizon customers can get an extra 1 gigabyte of data, too! Back in my pre-married and pre-children days,[…]

Host a fun football themed Thanksgiving with these decorations and recipes!

Love football on Thanksgiving? Host a football themed Thanksgiving dinner that’s festive, fun, and easy! Thanks to P&G for sponsoring this football fun post! In my home growing up Thanksgiving meant two things – turkey and football. Every year our favorite football team played on Thanksgiving and it[…]

Make more space on the holiday table by combining two favorite side dishes – cranberries and Pillsbury™ Crescent Rolls. I have been intrigued by cranberries during the holiday season for a few years. I see these big bags of fresh cranberries at the grocery store and I think[…]