Des Moins, IA (PRWEB) November 9, 2008
BHG.com and Better Homes and Gardens magazine today unveiled Thanksgiving recipes and Thanksgiving crafts as the next phases of their 100 Days of Holidays program kicks off. The holiday program is aimed at helping families create a memorable Thanksgiving Day with Thanksgiving dinner recipes, Thanksgiving crafts for kids, a wheat centerpiece, and other decorating ideas.
BHG.com Senior Holidays Editor Debra Steilen said, "Mix and match your Thanksgiving menu from our collection of taste-tested recipes. From old favorites to new taste sensations, these menus will help you plan and serve the most delicious Thanksgiving dinner ever."
For example, the Thanksgiving recipes from Better Homes and Gardens editors include: 8 Cranberry Sauces We Adore; 26 Yummy Pumpkin Recipes; Festive Cranberry Desserts; Easy, Elegant Holiday Salads; Delicious Holiday Soups; Festive & Fun Holiday Drinks; Jazzier Cranberry Sauce; Our Best Fall Pies & Tarts; Perfect Pumpkin Pie Recipes; Recipes for Leftover Turkey; Roast Turkey Stuffings; Spice-Rubbed Turkey with Cranberry Barbecue Sauce Dinner; and a Thanksgiving Wine Guide.
BHG.com has also updated its exclusive Turkey Roasting Guide with the latest timing information. Use this free roasting guide to quickly get customized defrosting and cooking instructions for turkey, as well as chicken, beef, pork, and other large cuts of meat. You can even select the time you want to serve your meal and get a personalized cooking schedule.
Steilen added, "Find heartwarming crafts projects you and your family can work on together. Create a memorable Thanksgiving and still have time to enjoy it with these helpful planning tips."
For example, the Thanksgiving crafts from Better Homes and Gardens editors include the following Thanksgiving crafts for kids: Color Me Thankful; Thanksgiving Coloring Pages; Thanksgiving Day Card; Thanksgiving History and Traditions; Thanksgiving Turkey Card; Turkey Day Games; Turkey Tic-Tac-Toe; and Wild Turkey.
Steilen concluded, "Set the mood for your Thanksgiving celebration with creative ideas for centerpieces, place settings, and more. Let the neighbors enjoy your love of Thanksgiving by decorating your home exterior."
For example, the producers at Better.TV offer a how-to video on creating a wheat centerpiece. This simple and dramatic arrangement uses wheat, one of the most enduring signs of the season. Check out the video of this project for helpful hints and tips.
The Thanksgiving decorating ideas from BHG.com editors also include: Easy Centerpieces for Thanksgiving, Thanksgiving Decorating with Nature, Thanksgiving Fruit Centerpieces, and Step-by-Step Holiday Napkins.
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