We call in Turkey Day but here's a secret you might not know: Here in
Southern California some of us prefer… fish!
Yes, that's right. According to the Food Network TV channel who did some
research earlier this month, Californians have a Thanksgiving taste for an
oven-baked salmon filet, ideally topped with roasted almonds.
Salmon dishes are uniquely popular in California at this time of year, says
the network, who dug into favorite Thanksgiving recipes in each state.
But whatever you eat, planning ahead for this special Holiday will make it
easier -- whether you're the host, the guest, or you just want to get out
and enjoy yourself. With that in mind, here are some tips on how to make
this Thanksgiving as stress-free as possible, and memorable -- for the
When You're the Thanksgiving Cook
Whether you're cooking for just yourself, your family, or a whole retinue
of guests, planning the event as far ahead as possible will cut out some of
the pressures of ...