Sure, you’ve been brainstorming the Thanksgiving meal since the weather started to turn, but how about the other things you always mean to do and always forget: kid crafts, a little decor, and a little nosh? I’ve got you covered with 11 Thanksgiving prep ideas that aren’t about the meal. Let’s start…
Print these free Thanksgiving toothpick flags for your table
Make a Thanksgiving wreath from Your Cozy Home.
Get yourself ready with this Thanksgiving meal planner
Create a thankful pumpkin with your kids
Whip up a batch of pumpkin chocolate chip cookies
Who says you can’t sub out pumpkin pie for a pumpkin cake roll?
Paper and leaves make an easy turkey craft for Thanksgiving morning
Make a pre-dinner snack with a fruit turkey with fondue (you could also serve it just as is!) from Clean and Scentsible
Whip up some headgear for your pilgrims from Martha Stewart
Put together some leaf prints in salt dough
My friend Alison has a darling stencil to give your little one a turkey butt.
What do you think? Will you be trying any of these for your Thanksgiving holiday this year?