Did you know they served the astronauts on Skylab turkey and gravy in a tin can? We bet it was just as delicious as it sounds. Senior writer John Barrat takes us on a tour through the Smithsonian collections and discovers 25 turkey-related objects. Continue reading Let’s talk turkey.
Thanksgiving is almost upon us, along with the hordes of friends and family preparing to descend to enjoy the one thing all Americans can agree on: We love to eat! Continue reading Can’t cook? Don’t want to? We have the answer.
Nanci Edwards shares a family letter that offers a glimpse into what the holiday was like for a young Union soldier spending his first Thanksgiving away from home. Continue reading Baked beans, coffee and bread: A Civil War Thanksgiving
Did you know that Europeans may have introduced the wild turkey to Native Americans? Neither did we. Continue reading Let’s talk turkey…and potatoes and squash and cranberries…
Hurry and place your order by Nov.18 for a delicious Thanksgiving dinner from the award-winning Mitsitam Cafe. Continue reading Forget grandma’s green bean casserole