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    5 Family Thanksgiving Traditions to Start This Year
    While Thanksgiving day may focus on food and football, I am determined to give it more meaning in my life. Now that I’m married and have my own family, I love the idea of creating traditions that we can do as a family starting at Thanksgiving t...
    Kaitlin Crehan
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    Black Friday Shopping with Kids Survival Guide
    The dread slowly builds in the pit of your stomach. Your first inkling that you can't escape it is when stores break out the Christmas decorations mere days after Halloween. The half-off candy sale isn't even over before you have your choice of c...
    Steve Auger
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    Community Service Ideas for Kids of All Ages (for the Holiday Season and Beyond)
    Preschoolers Even your littlest ones can get involved with their community with your help. When you teach your preschoolers the importance of helping others, you're getting them started on the road to kind habits that will last a lifetime. Here ...
    Colleen Hughes
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    How to Make Turkey Place Cards for Your Thanksgiving Table
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    Thanksgiving Activities and Traditions
    5 Thanksgiving Volunteer Opportunities for You and Your Family
    For many people, Thanksgiving revolves around three activities; eating a large meal, watching football and Black Friday. It doesn't take much for the true meaning of Thanksgiving to get lost in the mix of what seems like a never-ending To Do List...
    Steven Auger
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    Thanksgiving Activities and Traditions
    How to Make a Harvest Frost Candle Holder
    The great thing about these harvest candle holders? You can use what’s handy in your cabinet. Kids will have a great time dropping different grains and beans to create colorful, interesting layers. For this craft, you will need:  A hurricane...
    Laurie Mega
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    Thanksgiving Activities and Traditions
    10 Ways to Give Thanks This Thanksgiving
    The spirit of Thanksgiving is all about showing gratitude for your good fortune and giving to those who are less fortunate. Express your thanks this holiday season by involving the whole family in volunteering, donating, and spreading kindness. T...
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    5 Tips for Celebrating the Holidays with Faraway Family Members
    1. Behold the Power of Facetime/Skype Let’s face it: Sometimes a big trip during the bustling holiday season just isn’t feasible with little ones. If a plane or car ride isn't an option, technology is the next best thing. Set up a time to Sk...
    Courtney Key
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    Thanksgiving Printables
    Pin the Feathers on the Turkey
    Print this fun Thanksgiving game to play with your ! Hang the picture of the turkey (page 1) on the wall, and cut out the colorful feathers (page 2) for players to pin on the turkey, like the classic game of Pin the Tail on the Donkey. Also try o...
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    Thanksgiving Printables
    Pin the Hat on the Pilgrim
    Looking for a fun Thanksgiving game to play with your ? Hang the picture of the pilgrim (page 1) on the wall, and cut out the hats (page 2) for players to pin on the pilgrim, like the classic game of Pin the Tail on the Donkey. Also try our Pin t...
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    Thanksgiving Fill-in-the-Blank
    Have someone give you a word for each blank space. Then fill in the blanks and read the story out loud for a few laughs! ...
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    Thanksgiving Parade Bingo
    Looking for a fun activity related to the Thanksgiving Day parade? Print out this parade bingo game, which encourages kids to watch the event from start to finish while Mom and Dad are busy preparing a holiday feast! ...
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    Thanksgiving Activity Book
    Print out this booklet of fun Thanksgiving puzzles, games, coloring pages, and learning activities that will get kids in the Turkey Day spirit. It's a great way to entertain children on long car trips! ...
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    History of Thanksgiving
    Thanksgiving History and Traditions
    How much do you know about Thanksgiving history and traditions? ...
    Liz Olson
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    11 Awesome Thanksgiving Activities for You and Your Family
    Watch the Parade Looking for something to do first thing on Thanksgiving Day? This is an old standard. Families have enjoyed watching the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on TV since 1948 (and the parade was first held in 1924). Watching giant bal...
    Erin Dower
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    History of Thanksgiving
    Turkey Day Quiz
    Give thanks for knowledge with our Thanksgiving trivia. ...
    Dan Shafto
  • School and Learning
    Tall Ships Quiz
    How much do you know about the historic Tall Ships? ...
    David Johnson
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    Thanksgiving Activities and Traditions
    Thanksgiving Ideas
    Traditions are a fun part of every family's holiday season. The staff here at FamilyEducation would like to share some of our favorite family traditions, and the fond memories that come along with them! ...
    Lindsay Hutton