It’s that time of year again! Time to start planning for the holidays. Festive lights are starting to go up around town and Thanksgiving is just two weeks away! Now is a great time to start your pre-holiday planning. Whether you’re new to hosting Thanksgiving Dinner or a seasoned pro (no pun intended), early planning is key to a stress free event. This handy Thanksgiving timeline chronologically organizes helpful planning tips. Starting from a month prior to day of, you’ll be right on track! Planning ahead will allow you to spend more time enjoying your company and less time stressing about cooking.

Start your holiday dinner planning here – A First-Timer’s Guide To Hosting Thanksgiving. You’ll find everything from how to cook a turkey to recipes for all the traditional sides. Don’t forget to print or download the helpful checklist!

Do you have some favorite Thanksgiving Dinner tips or tricks? How about recipes? We’d love to hear what works for you! Tweet them to us at @Kiley_Flint or share on our Facebook page @CrestedButteCollection. Stay tuned and after Thanksgiving, we’ll share some ideas for all those leftovers!

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