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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 »

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We’ve been counting down the days, and there’s just one day left! What we love about this year’s uniquely combined holiday is that it blends giving thanks, gratitude + great food. Both Thanksgiving and Hanukkah are about gathering our families around us and taking stock of the past year, what we’ve been through and where… Read more »

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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 »

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Thanksgiving, meet Hanukkah. Hanukkah, meet Thanksgiving. For the first time in 125 years, Thanksgiving will fall on the first day of Hanukkah.  Bring on the turkey shaped menorahs {a.k.a. The Menurkey} and the dreamy Thanksgivukkah menus filled with delicious bites of cranberry applesauce sweet potato latkes and challah apple stuffing. How are you planning to celebrate Thanksgivukkah?… Read more »