In 2015, Doolittle hosted a Thanksgiving dinner for Syrian refugees
While waiting on the F train platform on a Sunday in the month between Thanksgiving and Christmas, you might think you've stepped into the Twilight Zone when eight vintage subway cars barrel up to your station. This is the holiday train,...Show More Summary
Saint Patrick’s Day is one of our favorite food holidays. Sure, it doesn’t generate the same excitement as Thanksgiving, but it gives us the excuse to make some of our favorite wintertime dishes right at the moment when it feels like the cold weather will never end. Show More Summary
Sean Doolittle wasn’t trying to make a political statement in November 2015, when the Oakland Athletics reliever and his now-fiancee, Eireann Dolan, sponsored a Thanksgiving dinner for 17 Syrian refugee families in Chicago. His motive was strictly humanitarian. “We just felt it was a way we could...
Does anyone else have trouble tracking federal holidays after retiring? Sure, I have no problem with Independence Day, Thanksgiving Day and the other big ones. But today, Presidents' Day, regularly escapes me. One consequence is that I told at least...
Some homesellers once told me that if they didn't get their house sold last summer at the sales price they wanted, they would take it off the market before Thanksgiving and wait to put it back on the market after the holidays...
The Thanksgiving Day murder of Ohio resident Blake Alan Wolfe will air on Oxygen Channel’s Snapped tonight. Authorities revealed that Blake Wolfe was murdered by his estranged wife, Traci Wolfe, and another man, Thomas Walters. The Snapped episode will recount the details leading up to Blake Wolfe’s untimely death. Show More Summary
On November 24th, I was celebrating Thanksgiving in New Jersey with old family friends. Dinner was coming to a close, and guests were slowly being led to the living room. I sat down, dessert plate on my lap, and was thanking my hosts when my phone blinked with a WhatsApp message. Show More Summary
Close The announcement came the day before Thanksgiving, but there was nothing in it to be thankful for: An experimental Alzheimer’s drug many thought would slow the disease’s steady cognitive decline had failed to make a significant difference in a massive trial of people with early signs of the...
It shouldn’t take Valentine’s Day or Thanksgiving to remind us to thank or truly “see” our financial supporters. “The deepest craving of human nature is the need to be appreciated” ~ William James. The post Twenty Ways To Show #DonorLove Every Day appeared first on Ignited Fundraising.
Juliet Angus is proud to be an American in a group of English ladies on Ladies Of London and she has often tried to convince the other women of American traditions. Juliet broke down in tears when she couldn’t get Thanksgiving dinner the way she wanted it and she wanted to celebrate the Fourth of July on her own terms. Show More Summary
My two favorite holidays are Thanksgiving when we are thankful for family and food and Valentine’s Day when we celebrate love and the people we love. Love is a powerful thing, maybe the most powerful thing. And I am blessed to have a lot of it in my life. So I hope everyone in AVC […]
Welcome to the last work week without NASCAR until Thanksgiving week. Scary, isn’t it? Over the next two weeks we’ll have a lot of season preview content here at Yahoo Sports. This week, among other things, we’re going to make our season predictions that are 100 percent guaranteed to be wrong. Show More Summary
Thanksgiving in Johannesburg, anyone?
Since he watched his mother drop dead, Richard Bridgman’s fear of death has left him emotionally paralyzed. It was right around Thanksgiving — nearly 45 years ago — and Bridgman was sleeping overnight...
After an ugly loss to the Seahawks on Thanksgiving in 2014, the daughter of former 49ers G.M. Trent Baalke called out former 49ers offensive coordinator Greg Roman on Twitter. The daughter of new 49ers G.M. John Lynch may be inclined to articulate similar complaints. If only she was old enough to have a Twitter account.…
With Krisha, Trey Edward Shults made something often resembling horror out of the most everyday of stories: a botched Thanksgiving turkey catalyzing the unleashing of some emotional family baggage. That movie used dizzying and unsettling cinematography to visualize its central character’s alienation within her family. Show More Summary
Love is in the air for Pokémon Go fans. Valentine's Day is less than a week away, and Niantic will celebrate the Hallmark holiday with a new in-game event. You might remember similar events around Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas. SEE...Show More Summary
So, my new continuous glucose monitor had been sitting in the box it was shipped in since around Thanksgiving. Beginning to wear it now is not a New Year’s Resolution, or an effort to game my diabetes data gathering to avoid the high carb temptation that bombards us during the holiday season. No, it’s not […]
Last Thanksgiving, while other people’s families were arguing about politics, my family and I managed to get into a fight over whether they should be paying more attention to the security of their computers and data. One insisted she...Show More Summary