Tagged: thanksgiving

Turkey vs. Chicken: Which is Better Protein?

Turkey is a popular choice for sub sandwiches, deli meat, and is traditionally eaten during holidays like Thanksgiving and Christmas. But what nutritional value does it hold? How does it stack up to other protein-rich sources like chicken. Let’s compare the two types of meat.

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FREE Family Guest Days!

Got family in town for Thanksgiving? Bring them to the club! Elite Sports Clubs hosts Free Family Guest Days every year from Thanksgiving through the following Sunday. Out-of-town relatives of members can join our community while they’re visiting!

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2 Healthy Thanksgiving Recipes

Thanksgiving is a holiday mostly associated with gathering with family members for a large meal consisted of traditional dishes like turkey, stuffing, and casserole. While this holiday is a great opportunity to spend quality time as a family and to be grateful for everything in our lives, it’s also a meal loaded with fat and […]

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The Truth About Turkey Consumption and Fatigue

With the upcoming holiday season comes a certain food myth and we’ve all heard it; turkey makes you tired. True or False? We’ll finally put this myth to rest, along with providing the benefits, drawbacks and nutritional facts and tips for eating turkey.

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9 Tips For Having a Healthy Thanksgiving

Let’s face it, Thanksgiving is primarily centered around food. Of course there’s a deeper meaning behind the holiday, but our celebrations generally focus on gravy-laden turkey, buttery mashed potatoes, stuffing, and a healthy dose of sweet pumpkin pie. Delicious? Absolutely! Easy on the waistline? Not so much. To help, we’ve listed a few tips to […]

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Holiday Flavor Hits: Turkey Stuffing Chips & Cranberry Spritzers

From pumpkin spice, to gingerbread, to peppermint candy cane … You can sense the change in seasons not just by the color of the leaves and crispness in the air, but also by the flavors offered at your grocery store and local coffee shop! Each year manufacturers try to come up with the next holiday flavor hit. […]

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Thanksgiving Meals in a Pinch

When you work a full time job, it’s hard to prepare a huge gourmet Thanksgiving meal. There is a lot of prep work that goes into creating that Martha Stewart-esque dinner, but that kind of time doesn’t always come easy to busy people. So here are some tips in creating a fabulous and fun Thanksgiving […]

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Roasted Butter Pecans Recipe

A quick and easy snack or appetizer that will be sure to delight the palates of all you are serving! Pecans are often a favorite during the fall months, especially around Thanksgiving. They are quite versatile, and can be seasoned sweet or savory. Pecans make a great topper for desserts, salads, starches such as sweet […]

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Turkey “Off the Bone” Soup Recipe

Using up those leftovers off the bones can be an intimidating experience at first, but have no fear, this recipe will help you learn to take advantage of every part of that turkey!

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Turkey is Not Just for Thanksgiving

Now that this particular holiday is over, do you plan on putting the turkey roaster away until next year?! Many people may feel this way, but according to the National Grocers Association, this holiday is just the beginning of a “love affair” with the bird, until about March or April of each year. Part of the dilemma is […]

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