Having turkey for the holidays is a tradition for many, so here are some tips on how to handle the big ole bird in a safely to prevent any foodborne illnesses. 1. Wash your hands before and after handling, preparing or cooking any food. This way you can prevent the spread of microbes that could […]
For the "culinary challenged" or for those who don't feel like cooking, there are several restaurants open on Thanksgiving for you to try!
Ah, Thanksgiving—a time for fellowship, laughter, and an overindulgence in Granny’s mac n’ cheese and yams. As we head into another annual dinner, beware, there are pitfalls lurking amidst that cranberry sauce and pumpkin pie. Wanna avoid the inevitable side eye from Auntie this year? Tired of saying, “I’m not coming next year” and still […] The post Turkey Taboos: 10 Things You Should Never Do At Thanksgiving appeared first on 101.1 The Wiz.
Part one of preparing Thanksgiving dinner is being prepared. But if for some reason you forgot the nutmeg or need more butter, it might be good to know what stores will be open on Thanksgiving Day. Food Lion: 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Fresh Market: 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Harris Teeter: 6 a.m. […]
"The Culinary Cutie" Tracy Williamson gives us three Pescetarian and Vegetarian Thanksgiving recipes to feast on. No Turkey, Beef or pork? No problem. We got you.
The Wake Forest Police Department will accept frozen turkey donations Saturday, Nov. 19, from 9 a.m.-noon, as part of its annual Turkey Drive. Police officers will be available at the Police Department Main Station, 225 S. Taylor St., throughout the morning to thank donors and unload the turkeys. The three-hour drop-off event will allow the […]
Need to run out to get last minute items? Or are you trying to shop for holiday gifts early? Check out the list of stores that already plan to be open on Thanksgiving Day. Acme Albertsons Amigos Andronico’s Balducci’s Carrs Bass Pro Shops Big Lots Cabela’s CVS Dollar General Dollar Tree Family Dollar Five […]
Can you carry mac and cheese on a plane? How about collard greens? Yams? The TSA has weighed in and this is what we know: Thanksgiving foods that can be carried through a TSA checkpoint Baked goods. Homemade or store-bought pies, cakes, cookies, brownies and other sweet treats Meats. Turkey, chicken, ham, steak. Frozen, cooked […]
The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services released new guidance for Thanksgiving celebrations and Black Friday shopping to help North Carolinians gauge the risks, protect their friends and loved ones, and slow the spread of COVID-19. “The best way to protect loved ones during Thanksgiving is to limit travel and gatherings with anyone […]
As we prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving with family and friends, COVID-19 should be on our minds. In updated guidelines, the CDC is now suggesting that we celebrate Thanksgiving outside. If you absolutely must have your celebration indoors, it’s suggested that your windows be open. They’re also saying that we should leave the elderly and other […]