Thanksgiving

Recipes: Tom Aikens Tells Us How To Make The Perfect Christmas Lunch

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Michelin star head chef Tom Aikens teaches us the Christmas staples but it's not some scary, elaborate process. In this step-by-step guide, Tom sh...

Elan Gale Vs Diane: Mid-Air Thanksgiving Twitter Spat Was A HOAX

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.02.2014 | UK

A Thanksgiving flight turned into an epic war of words after passengers on a delayed plane began trading insults. Except they didn't. We all gul...

Vets Battle To Save Turkey Hit By Truck (That Will Probably Be Eaten Next Thanksgiving)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 29.11.2013 | UK

A turkey named Alice has avoided the annual bird genocide this thanksgiving – after she was hit by a truck. Alice was treated for brain and wing...

'Eat My D*ck': The Mid-Air Thanksgiving Spat That Ended With A Slap

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 29.01.2014 | UK

A Thanksgiving flight turned into a war of words after passengers on a delayed plane began trading insults. In what must be one of the bitchiest, ...

WATCH: Black Friday Shopping Chaos Compilation

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.11.2013 | UK Comedy

Fights, stampedes and injuries? It can only be the day after Thanksgiving - 'Black Friday', when American shoppers go a bit crazy at the sales. Jus...

Macy's Day Parade Takes Place Despite Strong Winds In New York

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 29.11.2013 | UK

Native New Yorkers and tourists witnessed the annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade on Thursday, despite freezing winter weather and strong winds, t...

We Should Be Giving Thanks Every Day Not Just On Thanksgiving

Ambi Sitham | Posted 27.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Ambi Sitham

In my darkest of times I found myself doing a gratitude exercise where literally as I would awake in the morning I would thank the universe, the higher powers that exist, for waking again. As I stepped out of bed I would thank god that I had the ability to walk and feel the carpet under my toes.

What Are You Thankful For?

Meredith Berman | Posted 27.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Meredith Berman

Although Thanksgiving is an American holiday, I think it's imperative for everyone to think about what is important.

Thanksgiving Recipes: Cornbread, Giblet Gravy And Chocolate Pecan Tart

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Beth Meyer, who writes the blog Recipe For Adventures has shared a few of her favourite Thanksgiving recipes with us Brits. We already know how to roa...

12 Things Britons Are Missing Out On By Not Celebrating Thanksgiving

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 25.11.2013 | UK Comedy

According to Wikipedia, the American tradition of Thanksgiving can be traced to "a poorly documented 1621 celebration at Plymouth". We're not sure how...

A Genealogy 'Must': Be Sure to Include All Aspects of Your Family in All Your Gatherings

Scott Phillips | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Scott Phillips

The more inviting we make genealogy, the more we will entice others to join us in our family history, love of genealogy, and our ancestral journeys!

The Final Five Weeks: Rounding Off the Fall Semester at Washington College

George Gabriel | Posted 14.02.2013 | UK Universities & Education
George Gabriel

As I sit here writing my final blog of the Fall semester, it's almost hard to believe that I am already halfway through the 2012/13 academic year at Washington College.

12 Steps to a Superstar Workforce

Claire Morley-Jones | Posted 28.01.2013 | UK
Claire Morley-Jones

This week is 'Cyber Week', the week after Thanksgiving, when online retailers see a large increase in their e-commerce website traffic. Coupled with C...

Happy Thanksgiving, EastEnders

Larry Jaffee | Posted 22.01.2013 | UK Entertainment
Larry Jaffee

Writing this on the morning of Thanksgiving is especially appropriate, coming on the heels of last night watching two excellent episodes of EastEnders on public television in the US, which is about eight years behind the storyline you lot see in the UK. Yes, I'm in a time-warp.

Texas Thanksgiving Tragedy In 140-Car Pile-Up (VIDEO, PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.11.2012 | UK

Two people were killed and more than 80 injured in a huge highway pile-up in Texas involving at least 140 vehicles. The tragedy on Thanksgiving day...

Pictures Of The Day Live: 23rd November 2012

Posted 23.11.2012 | UK

The Huffington Post picture desk live bringing you the best pictures of the day from around the world chosen by our very own photo editors. Follow ...

Thanksgiving Day Parade Brings Carnival Atmosphere To New York (PICTURES)

Elliot Wagland | Posted 22.01.2013 | UK

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Obama's 'Happy Thanksgiving' Message (PICTURE)

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 22.11.2012 | UK Politics

Barack, Michelle, Sasha and Malia Obama America celebrates Thanksgiving on Thursday - a day where families gather round to eat turkey, pumpkin pi...

Huffington Post Picture Desk Live: Caption Contest Of The Week

Posted 23.11.2012 | UK Comedy

Over the last week on our Twitter profile we posted a few images for a caption contest and we asked our followers to tweet us back their replies. ...

Thanksgiving: 50 Funny Americans We're Thankful For

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.11.2013 | UK Comedy

It's Thanksgiving. And we admit that, over here in Britain, we understand very little about Thanksgiving, other than a) it's American and b) it's abou...

WATCH: Larry David's Thanksgiving Special

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.11.2012 | UK Comedy

Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! What's that? You hadn't noticed today was different to any other day? Chances are you're not American/in America/clingin...

Guilt-Free Pecan Pie - Just in Time for Thanksgiving

Jordan Bourke | Posted 21.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Jordan Bourke

This is the perfect dessert to whip out whenever you hear someone saying healthy food is bland tasting. It is just as indulgent and comforting as the original, only far better for you. So whether you are celebrating thanksgiving on Thursday or just looking for an excuse to indulge, cosy down with this gloriously 'guilt-free' pecan pie.

Pictures Of The Day Live: 22nd November 2012

Elliot Wagland Tahira Mirza | Posted 23.11.2012 | UK

The Huffington Post picture desk live bringing you the best pictures of the day from around the world chosen by our very own photo editors. Follow ...

For a Family Abroad, a Thanksgiving Journey

Corinne Purtill | Posted 21.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Corinne Purtill

It's late Tuesday night after work and I'm elbow-deep in a bowl of pumpkin batter for my daughter's London preschool class. The children are encouraged to share with the class their Special Cultural Traditions. This week is Thanksgiving.

The Dress Burning

Ana Tzarev | Posted 20.01.2013 | Home
Ana Tzarev

I was just thirteen years old, a girl in Communist Yugoslavia growing up under Tito. We all lived in constant fear. At this time, everything was in short supply and I was pleading with my mother for a dress, any dress. I had no new clothes, ever, in my young memory.