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– Put up a few festive decorations such as a wreath and be sure all the Halloween decorations have been taken down.
– Try a new recipe…and be sure to test it out before Thanksgiving especially if it is a main dish! It will make preparing dinner easier being familiar with all the dishes you are preparing. Have family bring side dishes that are family favorites or recipes handed down to make it an estra special gathering.
-Dress up your table to give it a festive, warm look. Create these cute Turkey Place Settings with your kids.
These Pine Cone Turkeys are fun and easy for children to help make too! This would make a cute centerpiece or table decoration.
– Pumpkin and cinnamon scented candles can add to the atmosphere or have that pumpkin pie baking in the oven as guests arrive.
Hosting a Thanksgiving Party? Here are a few ideas for decorations that you and your child can make or, games for kids parties and free printables to keep the kids entertained when you are entertaining dinner guest. If you have some ideas you would like to share, feel free to comment below.
Here is our Thanksgiving Party Ideas.
Make Pine Cone Turkeys with pine cones, feathers, foam and wiggle eyes. Cute for Thanksgiving decorations or add a name place card and set a turkey at each table setting. You could even write your guests name on the foam body and have each guest take one home.
For detailed directions See Here at Pine Cone Turkeys
In case you are collecting pine cones from outdoors, check our directions on how to clean them. You can find similar directions online. We have only used craft store pine cones so please share if you have additional tips to clean or any corrections.