Thanksgiving Ideas

Tips for Hosting a Thanksgiving Potluck Dinner, Plus How to Set Up a To-Go Station

Stress less this Thanksgiving by asking guests to bring their favorite side dish to your potluck-style get-together, then serve buffet-style. Set up a clever to-go station so everyone can take a bit of the deliciousness home with them.

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Set the Table

With your turkey in the oven and your guests bringing most of the sides, you can focus on decorating your home and setting a beautiful table. A patterned fabric table runner in fall colors adds elegance while these paper place cards are easy to make with our free printable templates and a few basic craft supplies. Learn how to make your own.


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