Thanksgiving On The Grill

Thanksgiving grilling

Minimize activity in your kitchen by cooking your turkey dinner outdoors

BARRIE, Ont. — There are few dinners on the Canadian calendar as iconic as the Thanksgiving dinner, with a golden turkey at the centre of the table with all of the bounty of the fall harvest for fixings.

A lot of effort goes into getting the dinner prepared, and with a house full of family and friends it can create a chaotic scene in your kitchen. But by taking your cooking to your backyard grill, you can ease the activity in your kitchen and leave the house for socializing and enjoying your company.

“Your backyard grill is, essentially, an outdoor oven with a versatility you simply can’t replicate in your kitchen,” says Stephen Schroeter, Senior Vice President of Napoleon. “You can add new flavours and bring a whole new experience to your traditional Thanksgiving dinner by cooking the entire meal on your barbecue.”

Stephen offers these pointers for cooking your Thanksgiving dinner on your grill.

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Families Encouraged To Take A Break From Technology This Thanksgiving

As we approach Thanksgiving, the people at The Foresters Tech Timeout™ hope that you’ll join us in asking families to take the Tech Timeout™ challenge – a break from technology for an hour, a meal, or the entire holiday.

So what do you think? Could you and your family do an hour? An entire meal? Even a whole day without technology?

In our house I think we can pull off an hour. But between our phones, tablets and NetFlix, it really depends on the time of day I guess.

But I would like to add that for family meals, we go tech free every day.

So are you up for the challenge?

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