Thanksgiving is regarded as a ceremony that revolves everywhere near food. Thanksgiving encompasses ancient roots in sacred and ethnic traditions; it has been celebrated for many years as a worldly holiday also. It is well-known for green-bean casserole by a grandmother to everyone’s beloved pumpkin pie, every family follows their own traditions that make the day quite wonderful. On this day, people make merry and eat a lot of traditional foods. In this way, they may ruin their diet. But, one can make it possible to burn off the extra that has been consumed while merrymaking by finding out some possible activities to be set up on Thanksgiving.
In making an attempt to increase a bit of exercise, plus relief stress to the Holiday season loaded with calories, one should initiate some energetic traditions of the family also. It is an interesting way to lose a little number of calories along with spending quality time with another.
Following are some suggestions, but the interesting part is creating it on your own:
- Go for Turkey Trot in the Morning:
In many of the cities, on Thanksgiving, a type of ballroom dance named as Turkey Trot is being performed in the morning time. Options of walking often include 5-10k. Hence, the whole family can take part in. Enjoy this activity and revamp! You will see persons wearing many different types of interesting costumes. Wearing unique outfits make the event more fun and memorable one. It brings a smile on the faces of the viewers.
- Play Football in the Afternoon:
Go for playing football. As in America, people mostly spend time by watching football on Thanksgiving, so they must also go for playing it football as well. Call all the neighbors and cousins together for a thrilling and exciting game of hitting football in the lawn prior to dinner. Addition of a mini friendly competition by letting it one part of the family against the other, or females as opposed to males. The losers will have to prepare the dishes.
Bonus point: Involvement of the whole family in doing any kind of physical activity will make your bonding strong with each other as well as, you will work quite enthusiastically with the support of the whole family. You might outperform due to the reason of the sense of a sort of competition created in the meantime. Also, such activities leave behind lovely and cheerful memories.
- In the Evening go for Walk or Ride a Bike:
Just when you are done with dinner, but before the serving of the dessert, head towards to get some mini workout in order to digest your large number of calories. Combine all the family members and head for a walk from one place to the other of your block. In this way, your stomach will be grateful to you when it has a bit more space for that another slice of pie. Moreover, you will feel quite light and relaxed, and it will let you sleep with more comfortability.