Posted by & filed under Holidays, Surprises, Thanksgiving, Thanksgivukkah.

It may be that the best part of any holiday is the traditions, be they big or small. In all the craziness of the fall-to-winter holiday season (hello October through December parties, treats, shopping + pumpkin-spice lattes), it’s traditions with loved ones that help keep me grounded. One of my favorite Thanksgiving traditions is the… Read more »

Posted by & filed under Thanksgiving, Thanksgivukkah.

Holidays collide this year, with the first night of Hanukkah falling on Thanksgiving—a once-in-our-lifetime event dubbed Thanksgivukkah, with a Twitter handle to make it legit. Recipe mashups abound—cranberries on latkes, anyone?—and turkeys are spinning dreidels on commemorative t-shirts. There are lots of ways to make the annual feast even more festive. But when the menu… Read more »