This unique primer on re-creating authentic elements of 1621 New England life brims with first-of-a-kind ideas for turning Thanksgiving into a time travel celebration. Franzwa reveals a treasure trove of resources and tips for reintroducing early English and Native American culture to this cherished national holiday. Without overlooking our fragile interracial beginnings, Franzwa inspires readers to experience for themselves the charming pleasures of making period items, playing antique games, preparing and tasting early New England foods, using 1621 language, etiquette and music, and sitting at a table set in old-world style. An essential guide for transforming Thanksgiving into something truly extraordinary! Ideal for families, educators, event planners, and history buffs alike. A supplemental demonstrations video (with or without book in digital format) is available through the author's website.