It's Thanksgiving and while Lily and Marshall visit his family in Minnesota, Robin and Ted want to volunteer at a homeless shelter kitchen. Surprisingly, Robin and Ted meet Barney at the kitchen, who has been doing volunteer work for the past few years. At the kitchen, Ted meets Amanda, who seems to be a quite nice girl until everything turns out to be different. Lily has some issues with Marshall's family and is unsure about how her future with Marshall will look like. Written by
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The music in the aired and the DVD versions were changed. In the strip club scene, the aired version played Mr. Robotto by Styx
, but on the DVD, it's replaced with generic music. See more
Now that you're going to be a Mrs. Eriksen, I'm going to let you in on a secret recipe. The Eriksen family seven-layer salad.
[Judy hands Lily paper with recipe on it
Six cups of mayonnaise? That can't be right.
Oh no, dear, sixteen cups.
[Places a large glass cylinder next to Lily
Mayo's in that cabinet.
Written by Dennis DeYoung
Performed by Styx See more