The Countdown to Thanksgiving: Checklist of To-Dos
Let me start off by saying let’s put a little respect on Thanksgivings’ name. As soon as Halloween is over, it’s all about Christmas, but we can’t skip this day — no matter how stressful it can seem. Thanksgiving, to me, is a meal that gets blown out of proportion to its actual difficulty, and it’s best approached in a relaxed frame of mind. (Easier said than done, right?) Especially if you’re hosting, advance preparation is the key element of every good dinner party and cheerful host.
Here are a few things that you can do right now to prevent last-minute stress and welcome Thanksgiving with open arms.