Host Virginia Prescott talks with food writer and cookbook author J.M. Hirsch who shares his tips on how to “pimp” your Thanksgiving dinner to make it impress without stress. Aso a conversation with book blogger and literary Twitterati Michele Filgate on the best reads to pack when planning a long weekend with family. And, every family has its secrets, but not all are as surprising as one revealed in a documentary made by NPR producer Steve Lickteig. His film explores why the identity of his real mother was kept from him for most of his life, not only by the parents who raised him, but by an entire community. Plus, how vegans and meat-lovers can break bread together at Thanksgiving...really.