So why do we persist in observing the tryptophan and turkey and sleep version of the thanksgiving?
This Thursday, help keep the “thanks in thanksgiving” by not shopping at a retail store.
With that in mind, The Daily Beast decided to take a look at which pies to avoid this thanksgiving, and beyond.
Watching football on thanksgiving is more than just plunking down on the couch in a food coma!
I think the most important quality in thanksgiving wine is that there be a lot of it.
Why not ask a blessing on the cup of bitterness as well as upon the cup of thanksgiving?
Arms and the clarion for the battle, but the song of thanksgiving to the victory!
I tell you again, reader, it was a thanksgiving dinner worthy to be remembered.
Steve would be there, though he would not come until thanksgiving Day itself.
"Well, everybody eats a lot at thanksgiving," said the little girl.
1530s, "the giving of thanks," from thanks (n.) + present participle of give (v.). In the specific sense of "public celebration acknowledging divine favors" thanksgiving dates from 1630s (the first one in America was held October 1621 by Plymouth Colony Pilgrims in appreciation of assistance from members of the Massasoit tribe and celebration of the first harvest); though Thanksgiving Day itself is not attested until 1670s.