Tag Archives: Thanksgiving

No wonder they call the day after Thanksgiving Black Friday

Black Friday is the day after Thanksgiving. Unlike October 29, 1929, known as Black Tuesday, the start of the Great Depression when U.S. stock market prices suddenly collapsed, the Black in Black Friday stands for economic success. It’s believed to be the biggest shopping day of the year. Black Friday has a different meaning for those whose […]

Forget about Thanksgiving dinner, this year it’s Thanksgiving thinner

Why do we overeat at Thanksgiving? Dumb question, right? We overeat because it’s expected of us. We’re talking about a holiday that was created for the feast! Yes, of course, the feast is second to giving thanks, but I do believe the thanks was for a successful year in the new land and a tables […]

Thinner Thanksgiving feasting

This isn’t about reducing calories in the recipes for Thanksgiving favorite dishes. This is about preparing your head to successfully overcome the challenges that come with Thanksgiving and the rest of the weekend that follows the big day. Like Steven Covey, author of 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, said, “always start with the end in […]

Thanksgiving Day Could Cost You 4500 Calories and 229 Grams of Fat!

There are days that support weight loss and days that don’t. Some days are simply maintenance days – days that influence neither loss nor gain. Then there are some days that could be weight gain days. Thanksgiving is one of those days! Before you panic and worry that you’ll blow all the progress you made so […]