Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is such a fun time for kids. From school parties to family events, let your little turkey participate in all the Thanksgiving Day activities with cute kids' crafts, seasonal decorating, and mouthwatering menu choices kids will love.

15 Easy Appetizer Ideas

Invite your guests to mingle and munch on these tasty appetizers while you put the finishing touches on Thanksgiving dinner!

Super-Easy Slow Cooker Recipes

No one wants to worry about preparing dinner in the hectic days leading up to Thanksgiving. Our advice: Rely on your slow cooker for simple hands-off meals.

The ABCs of Gratitude: An A to Z Guide to Giving Thanks

Along with friends and family, be thankful for everything from best friends to popcorn to wishes. Guide your child through our A to Z list and find other ordinary and extraordinary things to give thanks for this year!

Printable Fall Coloring Pages

Print fun autumn and Thanksgiving coloring pages for kids to keep them busy at the dinner table.

6 Ways to Raise a Grateful Child

Wouldn't it be awesome if your child appreciated everything she has in her life, and not just on Thanksgiving? These tips will help you raise a kid who is grateful year-round.

Cute Crafts to Give Thanks

Get your kids' creative juices flowing while spending quality time together with these easy, Thanksgiving-theme crafts projects.

Printable Thanksgiving Coloring Pages

Use our free, printable designs to keep kids of all ages entertained this Thanksgiving.

Simple Turkey Day Crafts

Here are a few Thanksgiving crafts your little pilgrims will love to make!

Grocery List for the Easiest Thanksgiving Dinner

Make grocery shopping a snap. Print this organized list of everything you need to make our complete Thanksgiving menu and take it with you to the store.

Thanksgiving Treat: Fox Pumpkin Pie

Directions for turning a slice of pumpkin pie into an adorable fox.

How to Make a Thanksgiving Centerpiece

This Thanksgiving help your kids decorate the dinner table with a crafty centerpiece made with sticks from your backyard.

Quiz: Which Thanksgiving Side Dish Are You?

In need of one more side dish to complete your family's Thanksgiving feast? Our quiz will tell you which one is a necessity for your table.

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Apple Cupcakes

Clever to the core, a crateful of these faux apples is a perfect classroom treat.

Super Cute Thanksgiving Hat Crafts

Work with your kiddo to create one of these adorable hats they can wear during Turkey Day dinner.

Thanksgiving & Christmas Decorations Kids Can Make

You'll proudly display these easy, made-by-kids centerpieces, place cards, artwork, and more in a special place this Thanksgiving.

Gobble, Gobble! Thanksgiving Crafts

Party designers Sara Westbrook and Brittany Egbert of Onecharmingparty.com designed an adorable Thanksgiving table that your little pilgrims will adore.

Baby's First Thanksgiving Recipes

Turn traditional holiday favorites into baby-friendly fare with easy-to-make recipes for nutritious purees, simple finger foods, and more.

Grateful for Fun: Family Thanksgiving Crafts, Games, and Activities

Keep your kids busy this Thanksgiving with an assortment of activities that they are sure to love. Make easy crafts that can serve as seasonal decor and play exciting themed games. These fun ideas will keep the whole family entertained for hours.

Festive Fall Decor You'll Love

Get creative with wreaths, leaves, and more crafts to decorate your home for the autumn season.

Holiday Foods Babies Can Eat Too

Nine foods (and how to serve them) that even the smallest holiday diners can enjoy.

6 Favorite Thanksgiving Recipes From Parents Staffers

Every family celebrates Thanksgiving a little differently. Get inspired by Parents staffers' favorite holiday recipes. You just might find one or two new ideas perfect for your little Pilgrims.

The Smart Parent's Holiday Survival Guide

These real-mom strategies for shopping, gift-giving, hosting, and time management will help you de-stress your holiday season.

How to Make a 'Give Thanks' Centerpiece for Thanksgiving

This centerpiece is so easy the kids can make it all by themselves!

Make a Pilgrim-Hat Dip Station

Transform paper cups and craft paper into a festive veggie holder.

Thanksgiving Kid Craft: Pilgrim Hat

Directions for making a paper Pilgrim's hat for your Thanksgiving celebration.

Make a Paper Turkey Centerpiece

Stuff this turkey with popcorn to create a table decoration that doubles as a yummy appetizer.

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