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SparkPeople Gives Thanks

Just in time for Thanksgiving, SparkPeople staff share their health and fitness-inspired grateful list.
Posted 11/23/2015  12:00:00 AM By: Alicia Capetillo : 15 comments   11,923 views
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Get Fit before You Feast: A November Challenge!

Join our #Fit2Feast challenge for the month of November to kick off the holidays the right way. Join in for support, motivation, tips and more!
Posted 10/27/2014  12:00:00 AM By: Melinda Hershey : 212 comments   85,493 views
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10 Ways to Eat Pumpkin (That Aren't Pie)

Love pumpkin but not sure how to use it other than in a pie? You're in luck. Today we share 10 recipes that are as easy as they are nutritious!
Posted 11/14/2013  6:00:00 AM By: SparkPeople Guest Blogger : 35 comments   137,663 views
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A Dozen Trim Thanksgiving Recipes

Chef Meg has five new recipes to help make your Thanksgiving healthy and delicious!
Posted 11/13/2013  3:00:00 PM By: Meg Galvin : 61 comments   117,182 views
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7 Easy, Delicious Ways to Eat Leftover Turkey

If you find yourself with a pile of turkey leftovers this holiday season, we have a few clever ways to make next-day use of the Thanksgiving bird.
Posted 11/23/2012  6:00:00 AM By: SparkPeople Guest Blogger : 29 comments   41,409 views
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Thanksgiving Tips and Trivia

Check out this infographic, which is full of tips and trivia related to Thanksgiving!
Posted 11/22/2012  2:00:00 PM By: Denise Tausig : 36 comments   26,021 views
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14 Last-Minute Thanksgiving Side Dishes

Are you still looking for Thanksgiving meal plan ideas? Donít panic. Instead, use these simple recipes to give your Thanksgiving dinner the special touch you're looking for.
Posted 11/20/2012  6:00:00 PM By: Samantha Donohue : 10 comments   17,988 views
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12 Mashed Potato Makeovers

Just in time for Thanksgiving, Chef Meg shares 12 mashed potato makeovers! PLUS: Get six secrets to perfect mashed potatoes.
Posted 11/19/2012  10:00:00 AM By: Meg Galvin : 18 comments   25,234 views
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7 Ways to Eat Mindfully on Thanksgiving or Any Day

Stop and smell the turkey this Thanksgiving--then savor every bite. Learn how mindful eating techniques, from our elders and Buddhist monks, can help you tune in to your hunger.
Posted 11/16/2012  10:00:00 AM By: Becky Hand : 31 comments   16,138 views
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Quick Tips for a Trimmer Thanksgiving

Use these quick tips and recipe ideas to slim down your favorite dishes and lighten up your holiday this year!
Posted 11/15/2012  10:00:00 AM By: Tanya Jolliffe : 3 comments   14,857 views
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Torch Calories with the Turkey Burner Workout!

These five moves are designed to torch calories for a short, effective workout that you can do anywhere without any equipment. Save this for Turkey Day to help burn off your meal.
Posted 11/14/2012  6:00:00 AM By: Nicole Nichols : 141 comments   228,655 views
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Better Butternut Squash Recipes

Celebrate Fall with these butternut squash recipes.
Posted 11/13/2012  6:00:00 PM By: Samantha Donohue : 16 comments   24,015 views
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Healthy Family Fun for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving may be a food-centered holiday, but it doesn't have to wreck your diet! This year, focus on your family's health with some of these better-for-you traditions.
Posted 11/13/2012  10:00:00 AM By: Denise Tausig : 22 comments   22,788 views
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Family Circle's Healthy Thanksgiving Menu

Sacrifice neither your diet nor the traditional Thanksgiving experience with this menu.
Posted 11/13/2012  6:00:00 AM By: SparkPeople Guest Blogger : 9 comments   12,283 views
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The Apple Pie You Gotta Wrap Your Hands Around

This Thanksgiving, serve up apple hand pies--or any other flavor you like. Take your pie and hit the road or sit an linger awhile.
Posted 11/12/2012  10:00:00 AM By: Meg Galvin : 19 comments   15,605 views
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