How many calories do you think we take in on turkey day? There's a blogger who did all the research & here's the info on your Thanksgiving feast.
--Six ounces of turkey, with skin. 299 calories.
--Sausage stuffing, 310 calories.
--Dinner roll with butter, 310 calories.
--Sweet potato casserole, 300 calories.
--Mashed potatoes, 140 calories.
--Green bean casserole, 110 calories.
--Cranberry sauce, 15 calories.
--Roasted vegetable, 83 calories.
--Slices of pumpkin and pecan pie with whipped cream, 919 calories.
So that's a total of 2,486 calories . . . which is basically supposed to be your daily total. That number doesn't include any drinks, appetizers, SECONDS, or anything else you'll eat that day.