Don't worry, eat happy: Tips for smart eating this Thanksgiving

Here are 11 ways you can enjoy that Thanksgiving meal without too much guilt.

Thursday - 11/15/2012, 04:43am EST

Holiday tradition that costs families $15M a year in damage

For some, frying the Thanksgiving turkey is a family tradition. But every year families lose their homes and sometimes loved ones due to fires caused by deep fat fryers.

Tuesday - 11/13/2012, 01:43pm EST

Go for the pumpkin pie, it's healthy for you

When faced with the option of chocolate cake or pumpkin pie this holiday season, go with the pie. Find out why.

Tuesday - 11/13/2012, 08:37am EST

Is Thanksgiving song a nightmare? (VIDEO)

The producer who brought you Rebecca Black and her hit "Friday" has a new tweener with a "hit" holiday song called "Thanksgiving."

Tuesday - 11/13/2012, 05:25am EST

Solutions to fix Thanksgiving dinner disasters

A list of tips and tricks for common Thanksgiving dinner concerns.

Tuesday - 11/13/2012, 04:31am EST

Tips for keeping your weight off during the holidays

As the holiday season approaches, so does the fear of gaining all the weight back that you lost for the summer.

Sunday - 11/11/2012, 04:57pm EST

Black Friday shopping prank (VIDEO)

The Black Friday shopping madness begins in less than two weeks.

Saturday - 11/10/2012, 05:55pm EST

How to avoid packing on pounds during holidays

This is the heaviest season of the year. Halloween through New Year's tends to be the time when many put on a few extra pounds.

Monday - 11/05/2012, 05:08am EST

Don't let your Thanksgiving leftovers last too long

Forget about slapping leftover turkey between two slices of bread. The days of repeat and reheat are over.

Monday - 11/28/2011, 01:39pm EST

What it takes to burn off a Thanksgiving meal

The average American consumes about 4,500 calories and 229 grams of fat on Thanksgiving, according to the Calorie Control Council. The average marathon runner doesn't burn off that many.

Friday - 11/25/2011, 08:11am EST

Tips for tackling the Turkey Bowl -- without getting hurt

Thanksgiving is the favorite time of year for many people, with its heaps of food, good family conversation and of course -- the annual backyard football game.

Wednesday - 11/23/2011, 04:07pm EST

Don't let your Thanksgiving feast turn into a fire (VIDEO)

Is your cooking dangerous? We're not trying to insult your culinary skills, but you may be doing things in the kitchen that put your home and family at risk this Thanksgiving.

Wednesday - 11/23/2011, 04:35am EST

The common fears of throwing a holiday party

Jura Koncias, Home & Design Reporter, Washington Post

Tuesday - 11/22/2011, 09:43pm EST


Why frozen turkeys might be a better option

There is a difference in how frozen turkeys are handled after they are butchered.

Tuesday - 11/22/2011, 05:02pm EST

Where's the salt? Hidden in your Thanksgiving menu

No need for a salt shaker on the Thanksgiving table: Unless you really cooked from scratch, there's lots of sodium already hidden in the menu.

Tuesday - 11/22/2011, 10:25am EST

Airport security: 411 on 3-1-1

With lots of people traveling for Thanksgiving, here's a look at what's allowed in your carry-on bag.

Monday - 11/21/2011, 10:19am EST

Why Thanksgiving is always celebrated on Thursday

WTOP's Kathy Stewart reports

Monday - 11/21/2011, 09:16am EST


Simple tricks to stay slim over the holidays

It may seem impossible to lose weight during the holiday season -- after all, the binge begins at Thanksgiving and often lasts through New Year's. But there are some tricks to help you lose weight that won't leave you feeling deprived.

Monday - 11/21/2011, 09:04am EST

Shopping malls a holiday hot spot for germs

Read this before you take money out of the mall's ATM machine or touch that escalator.

Sunday - 11/20/2011, 10:22am EST

Wines for Thanksgiving

Scott Greenberg, wine columnist, the Washington Examiner

Saturday - 11/19/2011, 09:26am EST


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