Hacks-Giving on the Today Show!

Limor stopped by the Today Show to give the ultimate hacks for Thanksgiving! From yummy treats and fun decor to making your jeans looser, Limor is sharing it all!


All Limor's hacks are from TikTok, are super easy to create, and elevate your Thanksgiving celebration with minimal effort!



DIY Thanksgiving Turkey Lollipops

Don't throw away your Halloween Candy Corn just yet! Get everyone in the Thanksgiving mood with these Turkey Lollipops! TikTok Credit: @dianablanquel1


Things Needed:

  • Faux Maple Leaves

  • Lollipops

  • Candy Candy

  • Burlap Ribbon

  • Wired Twine

  • googly eyes

  • Hot Glue or glue dots


How To:

  1. Wrap the small burlap ribbon around the “head” of the lollipop to cover the whole pop

  2. Wrap it tight around the ‘head’ of the lollipop with the wired twine

  3. Add some glue to the middle of the leaf, then place it on the back side of the lollipop.

  4. Place the googly eyes. (use glue to secure if adhesive isn’t strong enough)

  5. Cut Candy Corn so it's only the white and yellow portion, stick in the middle of the pop, this will act as the beak.





Turkey Bottle Centerpiece

The perfect addition to a Thanksgiving table are these DIY Turkey Bottle Centerpieces. The best part: you can use an old wine bottle or go out and buy a new one, we won't tell!

TikTok Credit: @craftandsparkle


Things Needed:

  • Wine Bottle (cleaned and without the label)

  • Faux Maple Leaves

  • Scissors

  • Hot glue gun

  • Large googley eyes


How To:

  1. Clean and Remove label from bottle

  2. Using a glue gun, add the leaves in the shape of Turkey feathers along the back of the bottle (Make sure the stems of the leaves aren’t showing)

  3. Add googly eyes

  4. Cut a triangle out of a yellow leaf. This will serve as the beak. Glue onto the bottle

  5. Using a red leaf, cut out the bottle and glue onto the bottle.




Grateful Napkin

If you're looking to give your Thanksgiving Table-scape a unique upgrade, this is a super simple and easy way!

TikTok credit: @hauz.and.co


Things Needed:

  • Napkin

  • Note Card

  • Black Pen



How To:

  1. Place your napkin flat on the table, backside facing you.

  2. Fold the bottom left corner towards the top right corner.

  3. When the corners meet, adjust the placement of the napkin so it makes a triangle.

  4. Then add the two corners, right and left, to the top, so it will make a diamond.

  5. Flip the diamond around. Pin the bottom of the diamond to the top, making it a smaller triangle.

  6. Round the two bottom corners together, making them touch on the bottom but rounded out.

  7. On the sheet of paper, have your company write why they’re grateful this holiday season or something nice about the person next to them.

  8. Once that’s all written down, add it to one of the flaps of the napkin, so it’s hanging out.

  9. Place the napkin on your table setting.




How To Make Store Bought Pie Look Homemade

Holidays are busy season and if you don't have time to bake a homemade pie, this hack is great! You're guests won't know it's store bought!

TikTok Credit: @chatbooks


Things Needed:

  • Store bought pumpkin pie

  • Pre-made pie dough

  • Thanksgiving-themed cookie cutters

  • Egg Wash



How To:

  1. Bake your store-bought pie according to the instructions.

  2. Using cookie cutters, cut out the pre-made pie dough into the shapes.

  3. Brush egg wash on top of the shapes.

  4. Bake the shapes for 5-10 minutes at 425 degrees (or until they’re golden brown).

  5. Place the cooked shapes on your pie.




Make Your Jeans Looser

Okay, let's face it sometimes we overeat on the holidays and that's okay! If you're wearing jeans to the function, you just need one item and poof - they become slightly bigger!

TikTok Credit: @Hannahwarling


Things You Need:

  • Jeans

  • Elastic Band (hair tie, etc - as long as it's strechy)

How To Do:

  1. Loop the elastic band through your jeans.

  2. Add it around the button.

  3. Viola - you have another inch or two to your jeans!




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