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What you need to know for Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2020

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No kitchen? No problem! 🍽️

Maybe you’re stuck in your college dorm room and only have a small slow cooker and a microwave. Or, maybe you’re a young professional who’s always traveling and just doesn’t have time or space to make all the dishes from scratch and you’re really craving turkey and pumpkin pie.

We wanted to find out if it’s possible to cook a full Thanksgiving meal without an oven or stove.

Here's how we did it. 

The microwave and slow cooker are going to be your best friends in this endeavor. A slow cooker is, essentially, a miniature oven.

RELATED: Thanksgiving without a kitchen: No oven? No stove? No problem.

What's cooking on Brightside? 🍗

No need for a recipe book this Thanksgiving! The 10 Tampa Bay Brightside team has you covered with their favorite side dish recipes. 

From Grant's green bean lyonnaise to Caitlin's sweet potato casserole, we have some delicious treats for you to whip up.

RELATED: 10 Tampa Bay's Brightside team shares their favorite Thanksgiving recipes

Holiday plans from local doctors🩺

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, you probably have your plans set.

However, if you're on the fence about attending the family party or making the road trip to see your grandparents, hearing from the medical experts might help guide your decision. 10 Tampa Bay talked to four Tampa doctors about their plans. 

Here's what they had to say.

RELATED: 4 Tampa doctors reveal their own Thanksgiving plans

Planning to travel for Thanksgiving? You are not alone! Take a look at all the planes in the air right now on FlightAware.

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