Northern Alberta Institute of Technology

The techlifetoday guide to Thanksgiving

6 stories to help you with your Thanksgiving meal prepations

Thanksgiving is coming! Crept up just like that, didn't it? Which means you've probably got a lot of work to do to get ready for one of the biggest family get-togethers of the year.

We hope this guide helps. It's packed with tips from previously published stories, including everything from how to cook a perfect bird, to food safety tips, to cocktail recipes and even a fresh idea for dealing with leftovers.

What's missing? Maybe something about not getting too stressed out about it all. Actually, we've got that too, come to think of it: a short guide to getting into meditation.

Enjoy the holiday.

how to cook a perfect turkey

How to cook a perfect turkey

Secrets to a succulent bird revealed.

turkey preparation for tahnksgiving

3 videos on new approaches to turkey

There's more than one way to cook a turkey, including deboning, brining and even adding berries and apples. Check out this YouTube playlist.

turkey food safety for thanksgiving

Turkey food safety

Nothing brings down a party like food poisoning. Follow these best practices when preapring and cooking your bird.

pumpkin pie recipe

Pumpkin pie filling recipe

NAIT bakers are known for making a mean pumkin pie. Here's how they do it.

thanksgiving and fall cocktails

5 cocktail reciped for Thanksgiving and fall

Impress your guest with these imaginative drinks. They're all original recipes from Ernest's Dining Room, NAIT's on-campus restaurant.

mulligatawny soup made from thanksgiving turkey leftovers

Turn your leftovers into mulligatawnty soup

Cure your turkey hangover with this spicy dish.