Tagged: thanksgiving

Pile Your Thanksgiving Leftovers on Nachos

It’s the Monday after Thanksgiving, which means you’re probably sick of leftovers—but not quite ready to go back to normal food yet. The solution, my friends, is nachos. Read more… Read more

Go Ahead and Sprinkle MSG on Your Turkey

Turkey is my least favorite bird (to eat), yet I can never commit to a turkey-less Thanksgiving, nor can I let someone else cook the thing. I simply cannot relinquish this bland, stupid bird....

This Thanksgiving, Stop Food Shaming

Whatever your relationship with food is like, it probably intensifies around Thanksgiving. If you’re sticking to a special diet, you have to decide whether to keep it up or to say fuck it and...

How to make Thanksgiving cleanup suck less

My family has pretty much every dish covered for Thanksgiving dinner. Out of a need to feel responsible, I have assigned myself two critical jobs every Thanksgiving: baking two pumpkin pies strictly adherent to...

Let Your Kids Eat Nothing But Rolls on Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is coming up, which means it’s our once-a-year opportunity to stuff ourselves to a ridiculous degree, all while saying how much we’re going to regret this later as we simultaneously insist that little...

Liven Up Your Turkey Gravy With Nutritional Yeast

Nutritional yeast—known as “nooch” around my studio apartment—is best known for the savory, cheese-adjacent flavor it brings to vegetarian and vegan dishes, as well as popcorn. But the yellow flakes have applications outside of...

Invite Corn Nuts to Thanksgiving Dinner

Usually, when drawing up the guest list for a dinner party, one tries to minimize the kooks and troublemakers, but one does not have this luxury with Thanksgiving, as most of the guest list...