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8 Ways to Plan Ahead for Turkey Day

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Two to Three Weeks Ahead


Clean out your freezer and fridge. There's one thing you can know for sure about Thanksgiving: there will be leftovers. Make sure you've got a place to put them! Barring that, prepare plates and plastic containers so that you can send your guests home with some leftovers to tide them over.

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August 29, 2014



Eating a colorful diet or fruits and veggies helps ensure your child is getting the nutrients he needs to keep his brain sharp while at school. Aim to pack three or more different colored foods in his lunch (or for snack) every day.


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