Search your Gmail inbox for “Friendsgiving” and you will notice that the number of promotional offers and content surrounding the pre-Thanksgiving lovefest in 2017 is significantly greater than it was in 2016 and 2015 and so on. Looks like Thanksgiving’s little innocent cousin is growing up — and fast. Here are your curated Friendsgiving links for the day.
How Many Thanksgiving Meals Can You Stand?
Thanksgiving grilled cheese with cranberry compote for the classroom? Or what about pumpkin ravioli with sage brown butter for the office potluck?
Supermarkets and food-delivery services are betting people have multiple, smaller Thanksgivings in addition to the main event next week. And they want to help extend the holiday eating, and their sales.
Holly and Roger Share a Trick to Make Friendsgiving More Exciting
After Carla Hall helps Holly and Roger prepare for Friendsgiving they return the favor with a tip to make the event even more exciting.
The 3 Most Popular Dishes for Friendsgiving 2016, According to Pinterest
We like to think of Friendsgiving as a slightly more laid-back, socialized version of our traditional family Thanksgiving dinners. And if the emerging holiday food trends on Pinterest are any indication, the dinner menu has followed suit.
This year, Pinterest users have taken an interest in bite-size appetizers, sides, and desserts perfect for mingling, with recipes like pomegranate and cranberry bruschetta trending upward of 140% as compared to 2015.
Illustrated for The 10 Commandments of Hosting a Fun (and Super-Chill) Friendsgiving on greatist.com. Tip no. 6: Thou shalt make sitting on the floor seem elegant and bohemian.