Food & Nutrition

15 Chain Restaurants That Will Be Open on Thanksgiving

ju_see/Shutterstock If you’ve ever hosted Thanksgiving dinner, you know it’s a lot of work. Not only does the prep and cooking feel like an exhausting three-ring circus, but then there’s the clean-up with which to contend. The benefits are clear—precious moments with family and friends, time-honored traditions, delicious food, and incredible leftovers. But, guess what? […]

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Thanksgiving Food Fails: 10 Quick Fixes for the Worst Dinner Screw-Ups

Peter Arkle for Reader's Digest, Nicolas McComber/iStock (turkey) Looking for a stress-free Thanksgiving? Get our FREE guide for an unforgettable Thanksgiving. You’ll get easy recipes, kid-friendly crafts and games, inspiring traditions, and more ideas for the best holiday yet. Crisis: Bone-dry turkey Quick Fix: Heat 3 cups of turkey, chicken, or vegetable broth in the […]

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How to Feel Less Bloated After a Huge Thanksgiving Meal

Thanksgiving dinner, your house: After downing a couple of helpings of turkey and stuffing, your stomach gives a firm nuh-uh to that slice of pumpkin pie. A voice in your head has another idea, replying, “but today’s a holiday, you have to eat it.” After you consume the last delicious bite, your stomach gets revenge in the worst way: with a monster food baby spilling over your jeans. Belly bloat […]

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10 Creative Recipes for Your Thanksgiving Leftovers

Turkey Tacos Try this recipe: Turkey Tacos These tacos satisfy your Mexican food craving with a twist. Swapping turkey for beef adds lean protein, and will help you fill up without feeling too full. Don’t forget the avocados! Ingredients: Lemon juice, orange juice, ground cumin, hot chili powder, garlic, cilantro, fat-free sour cream, turkey breast, flour tortillas, black beans, […]