It is almost time for Thanksgiving. This truly special date is a great opportunity for families to gather around the table and spend a great evening together. But where does the Thanksgiving tradition come from? Originally, Thanksgiving was a date where people showed gratefulness for a good year of harvest and, in extension, for the good things of the year that will soon be over.
In the United States, Thanksgiving takes place on the fourth Thursday of November. Although the tradition surrounding Thanksgiving is rooted in religious and cultural traditions, today it is also widely celebrated in a secular manner.
Have you thought about your plans already? Winter is coming, but you can still enjoy the day surrounded by friends and family. And to make things easier for you, remember that there is an online sphere where you can always find inspiration and have fun.
Therefore, if you want to make the best out of this special day, why not have a look at some great apps? Remember that you can always find useful tools in the form of apps. Yes, you guessed it! There is nothing like RockAppRoll to get you ready for the night.
You can start with some background. The app My Thanksgiving is an interactive storybook for children to learn basic traditions of Thanksgiving and the fall harvest. Kids can flip through this charming picture book packed with the familiar objects and history of Thanksgiving using the simple swipe or tap interface.
Have you set the table? Make a special menu for this Thanksgiving with Menu Maker). Tap your way to a customized holiday menu. You can choose from more than 75 Thanksgiving recipes, as well as getting a customized shopping list and schedule. Time to get ready!
If you want some fun, check out Thanksgiving. Fun is guaranteed with these great jokes that will cheer you up to get you in the mood of this holiday.
And when dinner is over, it is time to play! The app Thanksgiving Countdown & Trivia includes interesting questions about Thanksgiving and Thanksgiving traditions. While playing this Thanksgiving trivia game, you will learn a lot about Thanksgiving history as well as Thanksgiving traditions in the United States and around the world.
We could not think of a better way to celebrate Thanksgiving!