Posts tagged "thanksgiving"

The Parts Of Thanksgiving Dinner & The Sex Acts They Represent

This is The Frisky, where we’ve got sex on the brain all the time. Ordering at Sonic. Clipping our toenails. Eating Thanksgiving dinner. All the time. And it just so…

The Frisky | November 28, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Mommie Dearest: The American Family Has Changed Forever

Thanksgiving (or Thanksgivikkah in our household) is upon us, bringing about the start of the winter holiday season. What better time, then, to think about our families? Regardless of our…

Avital Norman Nathman | November 28, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Mirror, Mirror: How Do You Not Hate Your Body On A Holiday That’s All About Eating?

I love Thanksgiving – and I can’t wait to fly back to the Midwest this week to celebrate with relatives – but I have somewhat of a turbulent history with…

Claire Hannum | November 28, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Marissa Alexander Released On Bond In Time For Thanksgiving

A little bit of good news on this Thanksgiving Day. Marissa Alexander, the Florida woman sentenced to 20 years in prison for firing a warning shot at her abusive husband,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 28, 2013 - 11:43 am

The Ultimate Thanksgiving Survival Guide

We here at The Frisky have a love/hate relationship with Thanksgiving. We love the food, but hate the stress of cooking. We love our families, but hate the awkward things they…

The Frisky | November 28, 2013 - 11:00 am

College Students, Wear This To Thanksgiving And Thank Us Later

Dear College Students,

This Thanksgiving, you could peruse our list of responses to all the annoying questions your distant relatives are going to ask you. Or you could…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | November 28, 2013 - 10:00 am

College Students Don’t Know The Story Of Thanksgiving

There were the Pilgrims and the Native Americans … I mean, we all know the story, right? Watch these college students try to recall the origins of Thanksgiving on College Candy…

College Candy | November 28, 2013 - 9:30 am

8 Thanksgiving Turkey Crafts On Pinterest, Ranked In Order From Least To Most Ridiculous

Thanksgiving turkey crafts: they’re not just for small children anymore!  Thanks to Pinterest, now anyone with orange construction paper and a couple of google-y eyes can make a DIY turkey…

The Frisky | November 27, 2013 - 5:00 pm

President Obama Pardons Popcorn The Turkey

Thanksgiving does not officially begin until the national news media gathers outside the White House for the pomp-and-circumstance of the president not murdering a poor, defenseless bird.  This year’s lucky…

Jessica Wakeman | November 27, 2013 - 4:30 pm

Happy Thanksgiving Eve! Let’s Get Ready To Play Dysfunctional Family Bingo!

Happy Thanksgiving/Hanukkah, everyone! If you’re like the vast majority of people, then your family is at least a little bit dysfunctional. Why not turn this year’s awkward moments,…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | November 27, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Girl Talk: Why I’m Thankful For My Weekly 12-Step Meeting

A quick note on anonymity. Support group meetings like these are anonymous. The stories told by others and their names are not to leave the room and therefore all references

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 27, 2013 - 2:30 pm

11 Ways To Recreate A “Friends”-Style Thanksgiving (In GIFs!)

There’s nothing I love more than sitting down with a heaping bowl of stuffing and rewatching “Friends” Thanksgiving episodes. Providing us with some of the best Turkey Day episodes of…

Katie Oldenburg | November 27, 2013 - 10:00 am

Frisky Eats: 11 Thanksgiving Side Dishes That Will Impress Your In-Laws

This Thanksgiving, make it your mission to blow your hard-to-impress in-laws or crotchety relatives away with something other than the expected bottle of wine or pumpkin pie. May we recommend…

Ami Angelowicz | November 27, 2013 - 9:00 am

Frisky Drinks: 10 Thanksgiving Cocktails To Get You Through The Day

Thanksgiving is so much better when day drinking is involved. A few cocktails in, and suddenly you and your estranged brother are back in bonding mode, you’re brushing off your…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | November 26, 2013 - 4:00 pm

Poll: Would You Ever Have Holiday Sex In Someone Else’s Home?

With Thanksgivukkah quickly approaching, it’s time we put the turkey and menorah talk aside for a moment to focus on something super important: your sexytime situation.

For those…

Katie Oldenburg | November 26, 2013 - 3:00 pm

9 Thanksgiving Games (And The Hazards That Come With Them)

Ahh, Thanksgiving.

Every year families and friends gather together to give thanks and stuff their faces with as much turkey and cornbread as possible without imploding. But after…

The Frisky | November 26, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: 4 Tips For Surviving A Turkey Dropping

Turkey dropping is a cute-sounding name for an awful phenomenon: getting dumped on or right before Thanksgiving. It’s particularly common for high school sweethearts who go off to separate colleges…

Ami Angelowicz | November 26, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Pie Chart: Anatomy Of A Passive Aggressive Comment From Your Mom

It’s Thanksgiving and Hannukah week! That means family time, and family time means passive aggressive comments galore (oh, joy). Here’s a pie chart breakdown of a classic passive aggressive mom…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | November 26, 2013 - 9:00 am

Must Haves: 10 Grandma-Approved Holiday Dresses

Choosing a holiday dress your grandma will approve of is an art form. It can’t be too flashy or high fashion. It must be relatively modest, with feminine details like…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | November 25, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Girl Talk: Why I’m Grateful I Got My Heart Broken

One of the weirdest things that people say to each other about relationships is “When you know, you know.”  It means that when you’ve found the other person to be…

Jessica Wakeman | November 25, 2013 - 2:00 pm
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