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November 25, 2015

KellyBronze: Britain’s most awarded turkey brand sets its sights on stateside success

From humble beginnings… Turkey is a quintessential symbol of Christmas and the day just wouldn’t be the same without it. Just like the tree, it is something that families and friends are guaranteed to gather around on 25 December. But for the Kelly family, one specific breed of turkey has led to a whole new

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November 12, 2015

5 Tips to Rock Your Friendsgiving

So you’ve never hosted a big dinner party and now you’re on the hook as the host for Friendsgiving? Don’t sweat it – we’ve got lots of ideas for you! Wow your friends and show off your culinary diversity by going a bit nontraditional with your meal. We’ve all seen enough turkey disasters to know

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November 27, 2013

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade: Brought to you by… robots!

This year’s traditional Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City will have a new twist, as teams of high school students and their robots from around the country are opening the parade.

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November 20, 2012

FedEx Teams up with the Washington Redskins to Tackle Hunger at FedExField

Thanksgiving is approaching, and as we think about the hearty feast that awaits us, it’s important to celebrate the holiday by not just giving thanks – but showing thanks for what we have. Part of FedEx’s way of showing our thanks is by giving back to the communities in need.  For the one out of seven households across the U.S. that is food insecure, Thanksgiving has a deeper meaning.

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November 19, 2012

Think Twice Before “Dashing Through the Snow” this Holiday Season

Thanksgiving Day is almost here, with its turkey and stuffing, cranberry sauce and car accidents.  Don’t remember hearing about that last part?  That’s right, folks.

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November 22, 2011

FedEx Teams Up With the Washington Redskins to Deliver Thanksgiving Dinner at FedExField

Today, 50 FedEx volunteers will bundle up and head to FedExField outside Washington, D.C.  But they aren’t going to watch a Redskins football game…  

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November 23, 2010

How to Beat the Traffic on Black Friday

With Thanksgiving every year comes Black Friday.  And with Black Friday comes the inevitable – and cringe-inducing – nightmare of traffic, crowds and overall congestion. Short of staying home that day (and really, who wants to do that?), what can shoppers do to avoid some of the Black Friday madness and still get all their stops checked off the list? 

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December 8, 2009

Creating Thanksgiving Memories

For most people, Thanksgiving conjures up images of family --- mothers, dads, aunts, uncles, the odd cousins, grandparents – sitting around a big table or relegated to the ubiquitous kids table – enjoying a big Thanksgiving dinner. For the dozens of children living at the Diocesan Catholic Children’s Home, warm Thanksgiving memories may be something from the distant past, an event they have never experienced or one that they dream of having in the future.

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