Thanksgiving is approaching quickly and it’s time to start thinking about your menu, ok it’s actually past time. My family is not really too into the whole Turkey course and I am the only one who seems to enjoy stuffing, but it just isn’t Thanksgiving without them.
My planning usually starts on a post-it. I make a short list and definitely not the final menu I will serve that day. Starting with just the basics and then reflecting on 1. my schedule for the week before, 2. wether or not we will be having guests, 3. what help I will have with cooking. Help me to see what other dishes to add.
I am trying to get my kids more involved in the preparation of the food. They both enjoy cooking and have started to be really helpful when preparing big meals.
Have you started your Thanksgiving menu planning yet? Here is an article with an extensive timeline for Thanksgiving to help you get started. Turkey Day Timeline