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Old 07-31-2011, 11:48 PM   #1
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Thanksgiving 2011

So, I'm already starting to plan for Thanksgiving, and I'm pretty excited since this will be my first one on my own. What are some of your favorite things to make? Is anyone going to try a new/different theme this year? I'm leaning towards gourmet Martha Stewart style.

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Old 07-31-2011, 11:52 PM   #2
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lol, is it time to put up the christmas lights already???

i just took them down in june.
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Old 07-31-2011, 11:55 PM   #3
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Yeah, it is pretty early to be planning, but I'm really excited about it. When I lived at home with my parents, I didn't get to make many new/gourmet things, because they were pretty picky, so this year i plan on going ALL out, lol.
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Old 07-31-2011, 11:58 PM   #4
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i like your enthusiasm.

it's so early, though, you could start a garden for the veggies and raise your own turkey by then.
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Gosh! I better start reading cookbooks for some ideas. I wonder what country it will be this year.
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Old 08-01-2011, 12:00 AM   #6
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what country? they celebrate our thanksgiving in other countries? (canada doesn't count. they stole our idea and made up a bunch of cover stories)
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Thats a good idea, haha, but I live in Phoenix, AZ so it might be a bit hot for a poor little turkey.
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what country? they celebrate our thanksgiving in other countries? (canada doesn't count. they stole our idea and made up a bunch of cover stories)
No silly! I pick a different cuisine each year and make a 5-7 course meal. We have a turkey dinner about 4 times a year, I like Thanksgiving to be special.
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Old 08-01-2011, 12:07 AM   #9
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hmmm, no turkey? ok, then what about turkish food?
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Old 08-01-2011, 12:09 AM   #10
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Oh that's a neat idea, maybe I'll do that next year...hmm now I'm planning two Thanksgivings...
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