Friendsgiving - A Fresh Fall TraditionFriendsgiving - Thanksgiving celebrated with friends.
For anyone old enough to remember "Must See TV", you might have seen at least one of the classic Thanksgiving episodes of shows like Friends, Taxi, Cheer and Will and Grace. Not a traditional depiction of family holiday dysfunction, each episode was a hilarious celebration of friendship. Whether or not you're able to get together with family on Thanksgiving Day, a Friendsgiving gathering is a great addition to your November calendar. The latest trend in holiday gatherings, Friendsgiving can be a low stress alternative to the traditional family gathering, or just another reason to get together and celebrate with friends. Pick your day and your activities. You're not tied to the age-old Thanksgiving traditions - Friendsgiving is a chance make a few new traditions of your own. A quick search of the Internet will bring up dozens of dinner party options, suggested menus and decorating advice.
To get you started, here's a link with some great ideas. Oh, and a trip down memory lane with some of the best Thanksgiving TV episodes ever.