So you're feeling all grown up now and you've decided it's time to treat your family to a Thanksgiving feast prepared by your own two hands. The only problem is, while you have loads of good intentions and enthusiasm to boot, you're short one necessary component: experience. This may be your first Turkey. Thanksgiving can be an intimidating task for a novice cook. Not to mention your siblings will never let you live it down if your turkey doesn't turn out. Have no fear, there's help. Find useful basic information here: How to choose and prepare your Thanksgiving turkey, and fear turkey no more!
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My after-school snack was a sacred ritual. I sat on the carpet in my parents' bedroom at a low table, the television turned to "I Dream of Jeannie," and ate a peanut butter and honey sandwich cut into neat squares. I wasn't fussy about crusts. I just loved the sticky pairing of creamy peanut butter with syrupy golden sweetness drizzled from a honey bear in diagonals across the soft white bread. Nothing else--save for maybe apples and peanut butter in a pinch--could have made for as sweet an