Posts Tagged: thanksgiving

Tips For Hosting a Stress-Free Thanksgiving Dinner
Tips For Hosting a Stress-Free Thanksgiving Dinner

Tips For Hosting a Stress-Free Thanksgiving Dinner

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Whether it’s your first time hosting Thanksgiving, or you’re just looking to up your turkey game, there’s a lot to plan when hosting a Thanksgiving dinner. First of all, relax. Holidays are about enjoyment and appreciation of the simple things, even when many Americans seem to forget it. We stress out all-day, every-day, so take…
How to Throw an Easy Last-Minute Thanksgiving Dinner Party
How to Throw an Easy Last-Minute Thanksgiving Dinner Party

How to Throw an Easy Last-Minute Thanksgiving Dinner Party

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
It’s your first Thanksgiving away from your family and the budget does not allow you to go home. Instead of getting depressed and crying into your sushi dinner after a lonely movie, throw your own last-minute Thanksgiving dinner party. The menu planning is a breeze, and by now it’s a truly casual invite so nobody…
How to Host An On-Budget Friendsgiving Party with Roommates
How to Host An On-Budget Friendsgiving Party with Roommates

How to Host An On-Budget Friendsgiving Party with Roommates

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Thanksgiving is just around the corner (what?!) and for a lot of us, that means the 3 F’s: food, friends, and family. Even if you get to head home for the holiday, host a little Friendsgiving get-together with your roomies and take this opportunity to sit down for a fun meal and remind yourselves why…
10 Easy & Cheap DIY Thanksgiving Decor Ideas for Your Apartment
10 Easy & Cheap DIY Thanksgiving Decor Ideas for Your Apartment

10 Easy & Cheap DIY Thanksgiving Decor Ideas for Your Apartment

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
The holiday season is almost here, ladies and gents! The first one coming up quickly on the calendar? Thanksgiving, the holiday that’s all about giving thanks for what you’ve got and enjoying some gobble gobble until you wobble wobble. For many, this time of year is packed full of travel plans and trips back home…
Add Potato Pancakes and Kale to Your Thanksgiving Feast
Add Potato Pancakes and Kale to Your Thanksgiving Feast

Add Potato Pancakes and Kale to Your Thanksgiving Feast

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
For lovers of food-centric holidays and holy days, this November is extra special. For the first time in nearly 100 years, and the last time for 70,000 years,  the dates of the Jewish celebration of Hanukkah and Thanksgiving coincide. What does this mean? More food to eat, and more things to be thankful for! Along…
How to Cook a Classic Thanksgiving Dinner
How to Cook a Classic Thanksgiving Dinner

How to Cook a Classic Thanksgiving Dinner

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Our CIA student guest blogger, Sam, shows how to throw a real adult Thanksgiving dinner party. FOUR CLASSIC RECIPES FOR THANKSGIVING DINNER by Sam For most of us, Thanksgiving means a meal enjoyed with family and friends, and if you’re like me, that meal was almost always at home with the parents. Throughout college I…
Easy First Apartment Last-Minute Thanksgiving Dinner Party
Easy First Apartment Last-Minute Thanksgiving Dinner Party

Easy First Apartment Last-Minute Thanksgiving Dinner Party

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
First Thanksgiving away from home and the budget does not allow you to go “over the river and through the woods” to grandma’s house.  Instead of getting depressed and crying into your sushi  dinner after a lonely movie, throw your own Thanksgiving dinner party and hardly dip into your personal finances.  The menu planning is…