Tag: thanksgiving

Home & Family, Well Being

Top 10 Vegan Thanksgiving Recipes

Thanksgiving is around the corner and the rush is on just about everywhere. Trader Joe’s was a madhouse this weekend and I was the one person in line holding one item. All I needed was bread and not side eyes. Anywho, I decided to look for some recipes to see if I could trick my friends and family into thinking that not only was this dish delicious but surprise, it’s vegan/vegetarian. There’s actually a vegan place near my house that I’ve brought my kids to and we got Mongolian “beef” and they had no clue that it actually wasn’t. I […]

Home & Family, Well Being

Top 3 Children’s Thanksgiving Crafts

Thanksgiving is all about being thankful for all of the blessings in our lives! I’m delighted to share a few ideas to celebrate Thanksgiving with your kiddos! I wanted to choose activities that included materials you might already have on hand, because let’s be real- ain’t nobody got time to be running to the craft store around the holidays. Gratitude Tree Materials needed: Small tree branches Vase Ribbon, fishing wire or yarn (whatever you have) Small pieces of paper Hole punch Optional- rocks, sand or corn kernels to fill the vase This one is super simple! Sit with your child […]

Health & Fitness, Well Being

Beyond Turkey: 5 Healthy Thanksgiving Dish Ideas

While the turkey may be the centerpiece of many American Thanksgiving meals, the sides are usually my favorite part! I’m hosting Thanksgiving for the third year in a row, and have found a few crowd-pleasing, healthier versions of classic side dishes. You don’t need too much time or really any skill in the kitchen, either!   Almond Butter Stuffed Dates If your family is anything like mine, there needs to be something to nosh on pre-meal. These are so stinkin’ easy and the perfect blend of sweet and savory. They’re also bite-sized, so you don’t need to worry about serving […]